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  1. Death Row inmate Jermaine Wright is released from prison after 24...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Free - for now: Death Row inmate is released from prison after 24 years behind bars for confessing to liquor store clerk killing while high on heroin But he may yet end up back on death row at the maximum-security prison in Smyrna if ruling is quashed by Supreme Court A man who spent more than two decades on Delaware's death row has walked free into the arms of his family after a judge ruled a confession he gave while high on drugs could no longer be relied upon by prosecutors. Jermaine Wright, 42, walked out of the maximum-security prison in Smyrna to the delight of his mother Delores, on Friday, 24 years to the day after he was taken into custody following the 1991 killing of a liquor store clerk near Wilmington.

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  2. Lyes Outiren: Terrorist who called murdered Lee Rigby a 'filthy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... to am al-Qaeda magazine. However, because Outiren has been in custody since 2013, spending a year in a maximum security mental hospital before being judged fit to plea, he will only serve four more months in jail. Outiren was initially arrested as ...

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  3. $6M for Man Wrongly Jailed 21 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | NBC Chicago

    ... imprisonment. (Published Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014) He spent five years behind bars at Somers Prison, a maximum security facility, where he was exposed to "gang violence and administrative segregation," the memorandum said. In 2000, Ireland was ...

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  4. Jail to implement new training, tactics following alcohol-fueled riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Farmington Daily Times

    San Juan County Adult Detention Center Sgt. Cockrell talks on his radio Thursday inside a maximum-security pod at the San Juan County Adult Detention Center in Farmington.

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  5. State to Pay $6M to Wrongfully Incarcerated ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | NBC Connecticut

    ... convicted and was labeled a murderer and sex offender and was forced to spend a long portion of his life in maximum security prisons, where he experienced twenty one years of violence, sleepless nights and the constant fear and hopelessness that he ...

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  6. State Awards Ireland $6 Million For 21 Years' Wrongful IncarcerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | CTNow.com

    ... of four. Ireland's damage analysis said he was "placed smack in the middle of the chaos" at the state's maximum security prison at the time, the Connecticut Correctional Institution in Somers. There, he witnessed frequent "killings and stabbings by ...

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  7. Mexico: Captured drug lord a Chapoa Guzman to stay putRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | KDWN

    Captured Sinaloa drug cartel leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will not be extradited to the United States anytime soon, Mexico's top prosecutor said Tuesday. Attorney General Jesus Murillo Karam said he was expecting to receive a formal request later in the day from Washington, which also wants to prosecute Guzman on drug trafficking charges.

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  8. Department of Correction seeks prison expansionsRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Indianapolis Business News

    The Indiana Department of Correction presented a budget proposal to the House Ways and Means Committee on Monday that included additional funds to expand housing units at two of the state's prisons.

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  9. Ottawa faces new challenge on solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Kent Institution, a federal maximum-security prison in the Upper Fraser Valley community of Agassiz Kent Institution, a federal maximum-security prison in the Upper Fraser Valley community of Agassiz This time, the Canadian Civil Liberties Association and Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies have filed a petition in Ontario Superior Court.

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  10. Sundance 2015: Rabbit : A narrative fiction film exploring a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Cool Hunting

    ... film by French filmmaker Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre follows the relationship of a female prisoner in a maximum security prison and a rabbit she has been given as a part of Pet Partnership program. This is a work of narrative fiction (though these ...

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  11. Andrew Bush murder accused Mayka Kukucova caught in Spanish prison ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Daily Mail

    New York City hunkers down for the 'worst snowstorm in history': Shelves are cleared, 3,500 flights are cancelled and workers told to stay home ahead of blizzard that threatens THREE FEET of snow Haunting scene in the McStays' home revealed: The half-eaten bowls of popcorn and packed bags left behind when parents and sons were kidnapped and murdered The must-have fitness gadgets that could make you fatter: They claim to count the calories you burn.

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  12. Rupert man accused of killing brother gets 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... not fit to proceed with the case. After spending 90 days in the competency restoration unit at the Idaho Maximum Security Institution, and a judge said he was fit to proceed. Defense attorneys have unsuccessfully tried to overturn Idaho's ban on the ...

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  13. Does Santa Clara County Need $70 Million New Jail Tower?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... in the county's jail population are men, but there has also been an increase in women serving time in maximum security for serious crimes. They must be kept apart from minimum security inmates, whom they might exploit, he said. Under one proposal, ...

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  14. CCR President denounces pressures on the Court related to the ruling on the Big Brother lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    ... "The two laws are essential for the institutions to be able to react preventively in order to ensure for us maximum security, so we may enjoy the fundamental freedoms. The prepaid SIM cards law and the cybersecurity law are important and urgent for ...

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  15. New $70 million jail tower in San Jose recommended by Santa Clara County officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... said. "It's clear to us that not only are the inmates going to be more sophisticated and we'll need more maximum security cells, but their stays are going to be longer so we'll need more program and medical space." Also, Graves said in 2012 the ...

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  16. A-G finds rampant B.C. prison overcrowding leads to violence, MLA doesn't disagreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Chilliwack Times

    It was Nov. 13, 2008 when a violent, bloody brawl broke out in the gym at the maximum security Kent Institution in Agassiz. When it was all over, 27-year-old Andrew Craig was dead and two others, Justin Germa and Ryan Crossley, had serious stabbing injuries.

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  17. Santa Clara County officials looking at plan to build new $70 million jail towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... with current goals of rehabilitating inmates. The jail system as a whole is also in need of additional maximum security beds -- currently they make up just 5 percent of overall capacity and fall about 400 short of what is needed. Overall, however, ...

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  18. Santa Clara County mulls plan for new $70 million jail tower as inmate population surgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Milpitas Post

    ... in the county's jail population are men, but there has also been an increase in women serving time in maximum security for serious crimes. They must be kept apart from minimum security inmates, whom they might exploit, he said. Under one proposal, ...

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  19. 15 Years for Man Accused of Flying Drone to PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WLTX-TV Columbia

    A man has been sentenced to 15 years behind bars for trying to use a drone to smuggle contraband into a maximum security South 15 Years for Man Accused of Flying Drone to Prison COLUMBIA, S.C. - A man has been sentenced to 15 years behind bars for trying to use a drone to smuggle contraband into a maximum security South Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://on.wltx.com/1J8slYF COLUMBIA, S.C. - A man has been sentenced to 15 years behind bars for trying to use a drone to smuggle contraband into a maximum security South Carolina prison.

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  20. Supreme Court rules for bearded Muslim inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Fox News

    ... claims. Holt is serving a life sentence for a brutal assault on his girlfriend and is being held at a maximum security prison 80 miles southeast of Little Rock. His case first came to the court's attention when he filed a handwritten plea to the ...

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