Prison

DOJ Accuses Louisiana Of 'Routinely' Keeping Inmates Locked Up Past Release Dates

‘Our investigation uncovered evidence of systemic violations,’ Assistant Atty Gen. Kristen Clarke says.
01/27/2023

Alabama Inmate “Baked to Death” in a Blazing Hot Cell According to Lawsuit

An autopsy found Thomas Lee Rutledge had an internal body temperature of 109 degrees.
12/15/2022

Brittney Griner Timeline: From Russian Prison To Freedom

The WNBA superstar is finally released after nearly ten months in captivity but lived through a nightmarish ordeal.
12/08/2022

Brittney Griner Finally Released From Russian Prison After Nearly 10 Months

President Joe Biden approved a prisoner swap between Griner and international arms dealer Viktor Bout.
12/08/2022

Nigerian Influencer ‘Ray Hushpuppi’ Gets 11 Years In Prison For Money Laundering

Ramon Abbas, who flaunted his criminal-funded lifestyle online, express remorse in a handwritten letter to the judge.
11/09/2022

Brittney Griner Loses Appeal Against Nine Year Prison Sentence In Russia

The WNBA star was jailed on drug possession charges, but she maintains she had no criminal intent.
10/25/2022

Slavery Is On The Ballot In 5 States Despite Being Abolished More Than 150 Years Ago

Language in the constitutions of multiple states still permits slavery and involuntary servitude as criminal punishments, but a movement wants to change that.
10/21/2022

Rapper Rich Boy Jailed For Two Third-Degree Domestic Violence Charges

The rapper is best known for his hit ‘Throw Some D’s’
10/05/2022