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[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.
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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 .
Advocate staff file photo by Travis Spradling -- Torence Hatch aka...
Baton Rouge rapper Torence "Lil' Boosie" Hatch was released from the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola on Wednesday night - and not even Hatch knew how close he was to freedom until about an hour before he got out.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Lil Boosie released from prison
Rap Artist Lil Boosie was released from the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola Wednesday night.
La. ordered to disclose source of execution drugs
A federal judge has refused to let state officials keep secret the seller and manufacturer of the two drugs purchased for executions at the Louisiana State Penitentiary.
American Nurses Foundation and Fresenius Kabi USA Host World Premiere ...
The film will be released nationwide following this event, which corresponds with National Nurses Week.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Grand jury indicts BR man in killing at State Fair
An 18-year-old Baton Rouge man with a history of gun-related offenses is now under indictment in the fatal Nov. 2 shooting at the crowded Greater Baton Rouge State Fair.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Should the electric chair be brought back as execution option in Louisiana?
The execution chamber of the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola. Since 1991, the only lawful execution option for convicted criminals sentenced to death in Louisiana has been lethal injection.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Electric chair should be execution option in Louisiana, state lawmaker says
Lethal injection is currently the only means of execution allowed at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, or Angola.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Mpls. man describes solitary confinement: 'I saw men lose their minds'
Minneapolis man exonerated in killing tells Senate panel about his 15 years in solitary confinement in the Louisiana State Penitentiary, an infamous prison farm known as the "Alcatraz of the South."
Sat Feb 22, 2014
La. asks to hide purchase site for execution drugs
State prison officials are asking to keep secret the seller and manufacturer of the two drugs the Louisiana State Penitentiary has stockpiled for its next execution, which could come later this year.
Is Solitary Confinement A Form Of Torture?
As many as 80,000 inmates could be in solitary confinement cells in state and federal prisons across the U.S., a throwback to a 200-year-old, widely discredited practice, a group of researchers said.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
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The inmates affectionately call it "The Alamo." The bishop calls it a blessing. And nearly everyone who visits Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel declares it amazing and beautiful.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
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Cooling plan for Louisiana death row involves A/C
The state corrections department said Monday the only way it can lower heat levels on Louisiana's death row to a federal judge's requirements is by installing air conditioning.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Judge overturns man's conviction, death sentence
A federal judge has overturned a 56-year-old man's death sentence and conviction in a 1993 murder during an armed robbery of a Natchitoches Parish nightclub.
Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola celebrates 50 years of rodeo
The Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola will celebrate 50 years of rodeo competition April 26-27.