State Prisons Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Jury says guilty for manslaughter in 2013 Oakland man's beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Contra Costa Times

    The jury returned a guilty verdict to voluntary manslaughter on Monday against the man accused of nearly beating to death an Oakland man with a metal pipe. Duane Nailor, 56, of Texas, was found guilty by the jury of 10 men and two women of the felony manslaughter charge against Shawn Bradford, who was so brutally beaten on Oct. 23, 2013, that he needed to be put in a medically induced coma.

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  2. 'El Chapo' Guzman is willing to plead guilty in the US, but under one big conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Recently recaptured drug kingpin JoaquA n "El Chapo" GuzmA n is willing to plead guilty to drug-trafficking charges filed against him in the US - but under one condition. He doesn't want to go to a "high-security prison," JosA Refugio RodrA guez, one of GuzmA n's lawyers, told Univision last week.

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  3. Maine's corrections department outlines major overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    Gov. Paul LePage's administration is proposing an overhaul of the state's correctional system that would expand the capacity for female inmates and prisoners with substance abuse issues. Corrections Commissioner Joe Fitzpatrick said one key component of the plan is a nearly 50 percent increase in the size of the Maine Correctional Center in Windham, from 686 to 979 inmates of both sexes.

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  4. Murder Charge Filed in Case of Body Found Buried in WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NBC Los Angeles

    The remains of Raven Joy Campbell were found inside a wall of a Lomita apartment in July 2015, six years after she went missing. A man was charged Monday with murder in the 2009 slaying of a woman whose body was found stuffed inside an apartment wall last summer, prosecutors said.

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  5. Woman accused of holding U.S. aid worker hostage in Syria is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

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  6. Second Chance: Inmates receive Diesel Mechanic TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WALB-TV Albany

    Georgia is struggling to find jobs for inmates coming out of prison, because they want to keep them from returning behind bars. But a new program, just launched inside one South Georgia prison, is training inmates to fill one of the state's most in demand jobs when they get out.

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  7. N.J. woman admits role in $2.7M scam targeting seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NJ.com

    TRENTON - An Atlantic County woman pleaded guilty to money laundering charges stemming from her role in a scheme that stole millions from the clients of a senior care company, authorities said. Sondra Steen, 60, admitted conspiring with her sister, Jan Van Holt, 59, to steal from clients of her sister's company, A Better Choice, which provided non-medical care for the elderly, according to a statement from the state Attorney General's Office.

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  8. South Jersey Woman Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Defraud Elderly ClientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    Sondra Steen admitted to conspiring with her sister and an attorney to defraud elderly clients in Atlantic and Cape May counties. A Linwood woman pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme with her sister and a lawyer to defraud elderly clients in Atlantic and Cape May counties out of millions of dollars, and laundering the funds through various accounts, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman said on Monday.

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  9. Armed Robber Sentenced to 40 Years for Crime in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    Elizabeth, NJ -- An Elizabeth man was sentenced to 40 years in state prison for robbing a woman at gunpoint in the city in 2012, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced today. Ricky Hawkins, 46, was sentenced by state Superior Court Judge Regina Caulfield to an extended term based on his prior convictions, having been found guilty of first-degree robbery and four related weapons offenses following an October 2015 trial, according to Park.

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  10. DOC Utilizes Clallam County JailRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | KONP 1450 Local News

    The Clallam County Sheriff's Department provides assistance to the Washington State Department of Corrections by housing DOC offenders who would otherwise end up back in state prison. The Sheriff's Department offers this service while continuing to manage their own intake of county arrests and those sentenced to county jails sentences.

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  11. Court nixes appeal for new trial in tri-county crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PennLive.com

    A former Lebanon County man who pleaded no contest to scores of charges in connection with a tri-county crime spree seems destined to die in prison after a state Superior Court panel denied his latest appeal. The state judges rejected William S. Beatty's claim that he didn't have effective legal counsel when he entered this pleas in Lebanon County Court in November 2010.

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  12. Judge adopts deal involving racial claim at Arizona prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Corrections spokesman Andrew Wilder said. Jorgenson had questioned whether the large-scale changes to the way state prisons house inmates and assign them work are necessary after just one inmate filed a lawsuit. She said the changes would require a ...

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  13. Man pleads not guilty to vandalizing Sikh templeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Orange County Register

    Brodie Durazo, 21, is charged with one felony count of vandalism of a religious property, and two misdemeanor counts each of vandalism under $400. He faces up to three years in state prison if convicted.

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  14. Sex Abuse: Dance teacher gets 11 years to life inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    SEX ABUSE: Dance teacher gets 11 years to life in prison The crimes took place at a Waverly dance studio, police said Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1T94B01 A former Waverly dance teacher will spend 11 years to life in state prison for sexual abusing of two children. Julie Werkheiser, 40, was sentenced Friday in Tioga County Court, after a jury in November convicted her of felony predatory sexual assault against a child.

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  15. Ex-Middlesex offficial sentenced for false dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Courier News

    Ex-Middlesex County water operator sentenced for submitting false data False water purity testing data submitted to state DEP Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1T8ZnkV NEW BRUNSWICK - A Brick man, who formerly served as the licensed operator for the New Brunswick and Milltown public drinking water systems, has been sentenced to three years in state prison for submitting false water purity information to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman said Edward O'Rourke, 60, was sentenced Monday by Middlesex County Superior Court Judge Alberto Rivas, sitting here.

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  16. a Playboy fraudster from Whitefield is facing more than 13 years in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bury Times

    A PLAYBOY fraudster from Whitefield is facing more than 13 years in jail after spending almost a decade on the run. Raymond Nevitt, aged 52, flew back to the UK on Tuesday last week, having been extradited from South Africa where he was arrested last May, before appearing in the dock at Manchester Crown Court.

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  17. Prison inmate, 72, dies at Northern Nevada hospitalRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A 72-year-old prison inmate died Saturday afternoon at Pershing General Hospital in Lovelock, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections. Eugene A. Mauwee was serving two life sentences at Lovelock Correctional Center for first-degree murder.

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  18. For 2nd time, man admits to robbing teens, sexually assaulting girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NJ.com

    A man who admitted to robbing a teenaged couple seven years ago and sexually assaulting one of the victims pleaded guilty in the case, again, on Monday. On Monday, Arce pleaded to the same charges - two counts of robbery and a single count of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse - and was sentenced to 15 years to 30 years in state prison.

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  19. Former Flora Police Chief pleads guilty to molesting childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The affidavit said that the incidents occurred between December 2014 and January 2015 and states Alderman "did willfully, unlawfully, and feloniously for the purpose of gratifying his lust or indulging his depraved licentious sexual desires, handle, touch or rub with hands, mouth, and penis" the children. Madison County Circuit Court Judge Steve Ratcliff sentenced the former Flora police chief to 15 years on each of the three counts against him, to be served concurrently.

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  20. Inmate Dies in Northern Nevada Hospital Over WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KTVN Reno

    State officials say a 72-year-old inmate died over the weekend at a northern Nevada hospital. Officials with the Nevada Department of Corrections say Eugene A. Mauwee died about 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Pershing General Hospital in Lovelock.

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