NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge has tossed out two life sentences for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings. 106 more words
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A former military medic will spend nine months behind bars after being found guilty of touching and looking at women’s breasts unnecessarily during enrolment exams at recruitment centres. 433 more words
When The Palm Beach Post first wrote about corrupt drug treatment center owner Kenny Chatman – a year before his arrest – the story exposed Chatman as a liar, fraud and potential sex trafficker. 486 more words
Supreme Court will ask the CJEU to define "trial" within the Framework Decision on European Arrest Warrants
Sentencing removes many from society and places them in Prison.
But what happens when they are released back?
With their belongings in a bag and a small grant off they go back to the society that removed them in the first place. 404 more words
Louisiana has the nation’s highest incarceration rate. But this week, Gov. John Bel Edwards struck a deal to reduce sentences and the prison population, saving millions annually. 58 more words