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Master P Disappointed By Brother's Track Jibes
Rap mogul Master P has spoken of his disappointment after his incarcerated brother C-Murder took aim at him in a new track.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Louisiana man freed after almost 30 years on death row
After nearly 30 years in prison, Glenn Ford is finally a free man. GLENN FORD, FREED INMATE, SAYING: "My mind is going all kinds of directions but it feels good."
Louisiana's Longest-Serving Death Row Prisoner Walks Free After 30 Years
"My sons -- when I left -- was babies. Now they grown men with babies," he said, speaking as a free man for the first time in nearly three decades.
Judge lectures Louisiana state attorneys over heat moves
A federal judge overseeing hot conditions on Louisiana's death row sternly lectured three attorneys for the state but declined to sanction them for their "lack of candor" about awnings and soaker hoses installed last summer while heat indices were being measured for the court.
'Proof of Our Flawed Justice System': Man Freed After Almost 30 Years on Death Row
Louisiana's longest-serving death row inmate was freed on Tuesday after a state district judge voided his murder conviction and death sentence.
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Louisiana appeals order to release execution drug source
Rather than release the seller and manufacturer of Louisiana's execution drugs, state corrections officials notified a federal judge Tuesday that they were asking an appeals court to overturn his disclosure order.
Louisiana Appeals Order To Identify Sources of Execution Drugs
Louisiana corrections officials are asking a federal appeals court to overturn a ruling that would require disclosure of the seller and manufacturer of the state's execution drugs.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Man freed after decades on La.'s death row
A man who spent nearly 30 years on Louisiana's death row was freed Tuesday after a court vacated his conviction in the murder of a Shreveport businessman.
Legislators upset about $10 million price tag for Angola murder case
Louisiana has spent about $10 million on court cases for five men convicted of murdering a state prison guard while they tried to escape the penitentiary known as Angola.
Glenn Ford, Black Man Wrongfully Convicted By White Jury, Freed After Nearly 3 Decades On Death Row
A Louisiana man who has spent nearly three decades on death row was slated to walk free on Tuesday, after prosecutors asked a judge to set aside his first-degree murder conviction and death sentence, citing new evidence in the case.
Glenn Ford didn't commit murder, so after 30 years he's leaving Death Row at Angola: James Varney
The execution chamber of the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola. The fact some innocent men languish on death rows is not the sole reason to get rid of the macabre death penalty once and for all.
Inmate attorneys praise plans to cool death row
A plan the state proposed last month to lower the summer heat inside death row at the Louisiana State Penitentiary by adding air conditioning and other measures earned high marks Monday from attorneys for three condemned Louisiana men.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Prosecutors to vacate murder conviction, death sentence of Glenn Ford
A Caddo Parish man who's been sitting on death row for almost 30 years soon will be a free man.
Lil Boosie or Gov. Bobby Jindal: Who said it on Monday, March 10?
Two significant Baton Rouge figures addressed the public at lunchtime on Monday .
[News] Lil Boosie Says His Time In Prison Was Harder Following Not Guilty Verdict
In May 2012, Baton Rouge, Louisiana rapper Lil Boosie was found not guilty of the murder of Terry Boyd and according to Boosie, who was incarcerated at the time the verdict was announced, his time at the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola became harder following the not guilty verdict.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Lil Boosie is free; Jason Weaver is none too happy about public's uproar over it
When a black man comes home from college with a degree and has no criminal record to speak of, why is it that he is ostracized and looked down upon, but when a black prisoner is released, every one of his brethren is happier than when they themselves win the lottery? If that is not a shameful pictorial of Black America, what is? How about when Lil ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Lil' Boosie released from prison. He is free at last
After almost five years in prison , the Baton Rouge native, Lil Boosie , has been released from the Louisiana State Penitentiary.
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Louisiana ordered to disclose source of execution drugs
State prison officials cannot keep secret the seller and manufacturer of the two drugs purchased for executions at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
Ex-NFL Star Michael Clayton -- Thank God Lil Boosie's Free
Former NFL wide receiver Michael Clayton has been friends with Lil Boosie since they were kids -- and he tells TMZ Sports he's VERY EXCITED his "dawg" is finally out of prison.
[News] Lil Boosie Released From Prison
Lil Boosie was released from a Louisiana State Penitentiary today , according to TMZ .