Ex-NFL star Dana Stubblefield spent nearly a month in jail in connection to his rape case -- but he was released this weekend on a $500,000 bond... TMZ Sports has learned. 47-year-old Stubblefield was first arrested back in May 2016 for…
Police in Illinois say Justin Heffer was wearing a bulletproof vest and had a BB gun when he walked into the jail
A former youth soccer coach has been jailed for 30 years for abusing 12 young footballers after the judge called him the "devil incarnate."
Kendra Stocks is in jail for a week, but it's not just because she baptized her daughter. It's because she violated a court order.
The abuse of Aboriginal prisoners with disabilities in Australian jails is confronting, and ongoing. In Part 3 of this special series for New Matilda, Michael Brull looks at the use of solitary confinement against disabled Aboriginal prisoners, exposed in a report written by Human Rights Watch. You can read parts 1 and 2 here and [...]Show More Summary
The Irish artist Jim Fitzpatrick of Che Guevara black and red portrait fame has done it again: He has painted a minimalist poster of the Palestinian resister Ahed Tamimi, in jail for 2 months for slapping a soldier. And the world should pay attention, because Ahed Tamimi's life is at risk, with Israelis calling for crimes against her person.
JOEL SAGET NICE, France—When a Paris appellate court ruled last week that Europe’s most charismatic Muslim leader may have to stay in prison for at least a year awaiting trial on rape charges, it was a strange victory for France’s most unlikely feminist. Show More Summary
I HATE WHEN MEDIA OPERATIVES CREATE 'FRAUDULENT BINARY CHOICES' AND FEED THEM TO THE 'SPIRITUALLY BLIND MASSES' FALSE CHOICES WE DON'T HAVE ENOUGH JAIL SPACE IN FULTON COUNTY GEORGIA (ATLANTA) SO WE MUST EITHER: A) BUILD MORE JAILS OR...Show More Summary
To a friend who asked my opinion of the idea taught in Fundamentalist Christianity “that nations or individuals who deliberately, intentionally and consciously engage in evil deeds in order to enrich themselves at the expense of others...Show More Summary
Sweden's Minister for Justice has received recommendations as to how the country should punish online pirates. Heléne Fritzon received a proposal which would create crimes of gross infringement under both copyright and trademark law, leading to sentences of up to six years in prison. Show More Summary
Thousands of Kurds marched through the French city of Strasbourg on Saturday to call for the release of jailed PKK founder Abdullah Ocalan and protest against Turkey's military offensive in Syria. "UN, take your responsibility and stop...Show More Summary
A German-Turkish journalist who was freed in Turkey after spending more than a year in jail without trial said he was held "hostage" by Ankara and that other journalists are still stuck in Turkish prisons just "for doing their job".Show More Summary
A North Carolina mother has just begun her week-long county jail sentence after ignoring a judge’s order regarding the baptism of her daughter. Kendra Stocks and Paul Schaaf had settled a custody battle of their 2-year-old daughter in...Show More Summary
Rhode Island state Sen. Nicholas Kettle (R-Coventry) was arrested on a count of video voyeurism and two counts of extortion, WPRI reported Friday. The investigation started after Sen. Kettle left his iPad at his then-girlfriend’s house. She went through the photos, found unauthorized pictures...
"Look, the president is unhappy with CNN. We don't dispute that. But AT&T wants to turn that into a get out of jail free card," a U.S. Justice Department told a Washington judge Friday in court.
Ethiopia, an opaque authoritarian country where protesters, bloggers and journalists often are jailed, faces uncertainty after the unexpected resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. Desalegn’s announcement Thursday came after several years of growing instability and protests in the...
CHICAGO (AP) — Five Cook County Jail inmates who applauded as the man charged with the fatal shooting of a Chicago police commander was led by their cell could face reprisals for their actions, a jail official said Friday.
In The Last O.G., Tracy Morgan plays Tray, a man fresh out of jail after serving 15 years and getting out early for good behavior. The Brooklyn resident returns home, however, to find that his neighborhood has changed (read: gentrified) and he has a twin son and a daughter he ... More »