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If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. — 1 John 1:9 I have spent the whole month of This work the author claims is indeed a true story of how he happened to be married seven times to seven different women and the rollicking, hilarious events that Comprehensive and meticulously documented facts about gun control. 413 more words


New Momentum for Addiction Treatment Behind Bars

From the moment they are arrested, people with an addiction to heroin and prescription painkillers and those who are taking medications to beat their addictions face the prospect of painful opioid withdrawal. 51 more words


South Carolina prison riot characterized as "mass casualty" event

(Source: www.vox.com)

A South Carolina prison erupted in violence on Sunday night and early Monday morning, turning into what officials described as a “mass casualty” event. 690 more words


Bodies 'stacked on top of each other, like some macabre woodpile': Inmate describes scene inside South Carolina prison riot

COLUMBIA, S.C. — As the hours dragged on during a riot at a South Carolina prison, bodies piled up on the sidewalk. An inmate inside watched in dismay as several fellow prisoners, two he knew well, lay dead and dying, their bodies leaving trails of blood leading back inside the prison walls. 763 more words


Ear Hustle Podcast

Ear Hustle is a podcast made by Earlonne Woods, who is currently incarcerated at San Quentin State Prison, and Nigel Poor, a visual artist who works with prisoners.  174 more words

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New jail to open in Cumberland County

By: Breanna Ruiz

BRIDGETON, NJ – Over the last three years, six inmates have committed suicide at Cumberland County Jail. Though it is set to close down and relocate, will a change in facility create a positive future for the jail’s negative past? 819 more words