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Frisco Teen Gets Life Sentence For Parents' Murder

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McKINNEY (CBSDFW.COM) – Zachary Callens, 18, of Frisco, was sentenced to life in prison Monday for the murder of his mother and father. 226 more words

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Man pleads guilty in 2 Ohio killings, gets life in prison

CANTON, Ohio (AP) – A northeast Ohio man charged in the shooting deaths of two women has pleaded guilty in exchange for prosecutors dropping a potential death penalty for him. 126 more words

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Illinois Man Who Shot Rival in Front of Family Sentenced

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) – An Illinois man found guilty of shooting another man dead in front of his family at a restaurant has been sentenced to life in prison. 106 more words

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Update on Sharanda Jones

This news is a few months old but I received an email update from Change.org about the progress of Sharanda Jones, and I think it’s worth sharing. 238 more words

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This Surprising Product Has Become the Most Valuable Commodity in U.S. Prisons

According to a recent report, Orange Is the New Black seems to have gotten the currency system in place at U.S. prisons fairly accurate.

Michael Gibson-Light, a doctoral candidate at the University of Arizona’s school of sociology, published a study in which he interviewed 60 inmates at one state prison and analyzed nationwide investigations into other institutions. 233 more words

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Convicted Calgary wife killer Robert Bell granted unescorted absences from prison

A Calgary man convicted of killing his wife in 2005 has been granted unescorted temporary absences from prison, according to documents obtained by News Talk 770 Friday. 228 more words

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REACH Bio Speech

Sean was recently accepted into the new REACH program at Corcoran Prison. Being selected to participate in this program is an honor for only a handful of inmates. 1,007 more words

Wrongful Conviction