Each student could end up spending a year in jail. Five Texas teenagers are facing criminal charges after allegedly spray-painting “whites only” on a wall next to a drinking fountain, CBS DFW reports. Ryan Westbrook, 17, Ethan Sigmund,...Show More Summary
Wow. What a roller coaster three months for Pawn Stars fav Chumlee. He was arrested and booked on 19 counts, facing serious jail time. Thankfully, he is able to avoid jail due to a plea bargain. After this recent turmoil, an obviously relieved Chum is giving the love back to his loyal fans on social... Show More Summary
Empire star Ta'Rhonda Jones says she and cast mate Taraji P. Henson think the stripper poles and jails cells aligned when their show characters first met. Jones is set to appear on Matt Weiss and Theo Von's "Allegedly" podcast this week and…
On Monday, two Americans who have been held in an Emirati jail for almost two years will find out in court whether they will be sentenced to up to 15 years in prison. Successful businessmen Kamal Ahmed Eldarat, age 58, and his son Mohamed,...Show More Summary
Former general and 14 others jailed for their role in Operation Condor, a unit set up to kill South American dissidents.
PARIS (AP) — He’s a fugitive on Interpol’s Red List and a marine vigilante who’s done jail time for extradition requests. Yet to many, he’s also a heroic marine conservationist who risks his life and those of his crew to save countless endangered whales, turtles, dolphins and sharks from slaughter. Love him or loathe him, […]
Life is so hard when you are a jailed member of the Bundy criminal syndicate family! Our top post this week, because this is your weekly top ten thingamahoozit post (on a holiday weekend!), is by far the thing about poor Ryan and Ammon Bundy, and how they filed a lawsuit about how they’re being
Why is Shane Mosley continuing to fight, and what's the latest on a potential Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin fight? The answers are in this week's boxing biz column.
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Fifteen ex-military officials were found guilty by an Argentine court on Friday of conspiring to kidnap and assassinate leftist dissidents as part of the Operation Condor program. The ruling was hailed by rights...Show More Summary
Having a baby should be one of the happiest times of a woman’s life. But for one woman, it turned into hell when her ex-boyfriend showed up. The Sun Sentinel
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee sheriff is facing public corruption charges after being named in a 14-count indictment that accuses him and others of benefiting from a scheme to sell electronic cigarettes to inmates in the jail he oversees. Acting U.S. Attorney Jack Smith announced Friday that Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold had been […]
A 61-year-old inmate on Rikers Island died early Friday, officials said.
Four inmates injured during Thursday incident that involved makeshift knives, officials say.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The judge overseeing a hearing on whether the New Orleans sheriff should be stripped of control of the city’s jail Friday criticized the lack of communication between various government agencies. “So much of the problem that we’re hearing is the inability of the agencies to work together,” said U.S. District Judge […]
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Poor medical care and dangerous conditions at a Louisiana jail led to the death of a prisoner who hanged himself in his cell last year, a federal lawsuit says. Relatives of Lamar Alexander Johnson sued East Baton Rouge Parish and its sheriff on Thursday, blaming the 27-year-old’s death on a […]
On 20 May 2016, Maria Teresa Rivera was finally freed from prison in El Salvador after a judge dismissed the charges against her. In 2011, she had been given a 40-year sentence after suffering a miscarriage. Thousands of people across the world rallied to her cause. This is her thank you message to everyone.
Ryan Bundy, son of Cliven Bundy and former armed militia cosplayer, is not having a very nice time in jail. According to a status report filed earlier this week, not only is he not allowed to hang out with his (also imprisoned) brother Ammon—the guards won’t even let him have his guns. Read more...
According to Rosalynn Carter, There is nothing more important than a good, safe, secure, home. In Mental Health Court, where jail diversion is regarded as a matter of human rights, the need for expansion of community based housing is also a homecoming. Show More Summary
Gay people on Nauru – an island republic in Micronesia which hosts a refugee detention center funded by the Australian government – can no longer be jailed because of their sexual orientation following a change to the country’s penal code… Read The post Republic of Nauru Legalizes Homosexuality, Bans Slavery and Marital Rape – VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.