I go to parole board hearings and advise on whether violent and sexual offenders are ready for release. It’s a huge responsibility – and my salary should reflect that Over the past 10 years I have seen a lot. Being a prison forensic psychologist is not a job for the faint hearted, but I love it. Show More Summary
John Worboys is a cab driver thought to have sexually assaulted at least 100 victims and convicted on 19 counts in 2009. But he's getting out of jail after only 8 years, having nailed it as his first parole hearing. He was convictedShow More Summary
Jennifer Gonnerman on the upcoming parole hearing of Daryl Kelly, whose daughter has recanted the testimony she gave when she was eight years old, saying that Kelly raped her.
A man sentenced to life in prison without parole as a teenager is facing a re-sentencing hearing this week in New Hampshire. Eduardo Lopez Jr. was convicted of fatally shooting … Click to Continue »
Reading from the Voice Media empire: One state’s Department of Corrections is recalculating the possible parole dates of close to 3,000 inmates, in the wake of court decisions stating that the agency has misinterpreted sentencing statutes...Show More Summary
Victims Sarah Elizabeth Sinclair, 18, Mary Lynn Sinclair, 9 Mary “MayMay” Durant, 8 (Mary Lynn’s best friend) Juanita Sinclair, mother, survived SAMPLE LETTER TO THE PAROLE BOARD: State of Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles P.O. Box 302405 Montgomery, AL 36130-2405 Members of the Alabama Board of Parole Hearings: Re: Parole Hearing Planned for Edward […]
OJ Simpson, the former American football star, has been released from a Nevada prison after serving nine years of his sentence. In July, a parole board voted unanimously that he should be released early, after hearing Mr Simpson had been a “model inmate” during his time at Lovelock Correctional Centre. Show More Summary
A man serving life without parole for killing a West Fargo woman when he was 16 years old says he should be considered for a reduced sentence. Barry Garcia is … Click to Continue »
Three West Virginia inmates who became eligible for parole under a state law concerning juvenile offenders will find out whether they'll go free. A state parole board has scheduled hearings … Click to Continue »
The youngest member of Charles Manson's murderous family went before a parole panel for the 21st time... and took a big step toward being released. Leslie Van Houten -- now 68 years old -- was granted parole suitability at a hearing at the…
Leslie Van Houten has been in prison since 1971, and has unsuccessfully sought parole 20 times. [ more › ]
Debra Tate is often described by those that know her as a fighter. For decades, she’s appeared at parole hearings to argue for the indefinite imprisonment of Charles Manson and his followers after the 1969 murder of her older sister, actress Sharon Tate, who was killed in the Benedict Canyon home she shared with director […]
A man sentenced to life without parole for a murder committed when he was 16-years-old should get a new sentencing hearing because the judge didn't address issues that might have … Click to Continue »
OJ Simpson will be a free man in October thanks to the decision of a Nevada parole board. But the New York Times reports on a jarring oversight that perhaps could have changed board members' thinking. During the hearing, members stated that Simpson had no criminal convictions. Not true. He...
Elwood Watson dissects the intersections of the OJ Simpson parole hearing. The post ‘I’m not Black, I’m OJ’ appeared first on The Good Men Project.
One-in-four white inmates are released following their first parole hearing, while fewer than one-in-six black inmates are.
An Emmy-winning TV series. An Oscar-winning film. 13 million people tuning in to his parole hearing. We as a country are addicted to O.J. Simpson. The question is why.
Though his parole isn’t scheduled to start until this fall, OJ Simpson has already moved—to a new prison cell. Prison officials at Lovelock Correctional Facility in Nevada said Friday that the former NFL player was moved to a single cell away from the general prison population ahead of his...
On Thursday, O.J. Simpson was granted parole after spending 9 years of a 33-year sentence behind bars. Much like back in the 90?s, people were glued to their TV’s waiting to see what would happen and just like back then – a lot of people were pissed to see that the juice was being set loose once […]