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Dennis Hastert, Ex-House Speaker Who Admitted Sex Abuse, Leaves Prison

Dennis Hastert, Ex-House Speaker Who Admitted Sex Abuse, Leaves Prison

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert left federal court in Chicago after being sentenced to 15 months in prison in 2016.
Underwear Bomber Sues Over Treatment in Supermax Prison

Underwear Bomber Sues Over Treatment in Supermax Prison

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, who is serving multiple life sentences for trying to blow up an airliner in 2009, has sued over his treatment by prison officials.
Latest Conyers Accuser: Congressman Brought Up Chandra Levy When I Rejected Sexual Advances

Latest Conyers Accuser: Congressman Brought Up Chandra Levy When I Rejected Sexual Advances

A former female intern for Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) said that the Michigan Democrat brought up murdered Federal Bureau of Prisons intern Chandra Levy when she rejected his sexual advances.
Thousands of Federal Inmates Are in the U.S. Illegally, Administration Says

Thousands of Federal Inmates Are in the U.S. Illegally, Administration Says

Attorney General Jeff Sessions in Washington last week. On Thursday the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security released a report on crimes committed by unauthorized immigrants.
Trial Begins in Brooklyn of Jail Guard Accused of Raping Female Inmate

Trial Begins in Brooklyn of Jail Guard Accused of Raping Female Inmate

A former lieutenant at the Metropolitan Detention Center, the federal jail in Brooklyn, went on trial on Monday. He is accused of using his authority to repeatedly rape a female inmate.
Federal Inmate Brags About Uncharged Murder in Facebook Live Cell Video

Federal Inmate Brags About Uncharged Murder in Facebook Live Cell Video

A federal prison inmate in Atlanta, Georgia, published a Facebook Live video where he admitted to committing a murder that he hasn't been charged for.
Frail, Old and Dying, but Their Only Way Out of Prison Is a Coffin

Frail, Old and Dying, but Their Only Way Out of Prison Is a Coffin

Kevin Zeich died shortly after his request for compassionate release was granted by the federal Bureau of Prisons. Only his belongings — and his ashes — made it to the home of his daughter, Kimberly
Frail, Old and Dying, but Their Only Way Out of Prison Is a Coffin

Frail, Old and Dying, but Their Only Way Out of Prison Is a Coffin

Kevin Zeich died shortly after his request for compassionate release was granted by the federal Bureau of Prisons. Only his belongings — and his ashes — made it to the home of his daughter, Kimberly
Director of Bureau of Prisons Steps Down

Director of Bureau of Prisons Steps Down

Mark Inch at Arlington National Cemetery last year. He had led the Bureau of Prisons for less than a year when he resigned.
Turf War Between Kushner and Sessions Drove Federal Prisons Director to Quit

Turf War Between Kushner and Sessions Drove Federal Prisons Director to Quit

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has been pushing prison reform legislation meant to reduce recidivism.
Turf War Between Kushner and Sessions Drove Federal Prisons Director to Quit

Turf War Between Kushner and Sessions Drove Federal Prisons Director to Quit

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has been pushing prison reform legislation meant to reduce recidivism.
The Head of the Federal Prison System Reportedly Quit Because He Got Sick of Jeff Sessions and Jared Kushner

The Head of the Federal Prison System Reportedly Quit Because He Got Sick of Jeff Sessions and Jared Kushner

Jared Kushner and Jeff Sessions, the worst remake of Pinky and the Brain ever, are reportedly having a bit of a quarrel over prison reform right now. And according to the New York Times, it helped to
Federal Prisons Director Was Caught in Pissing Match Between Jared Kushner and Jeff Sessions, so He Quit

Federal Prisons Director Was Caught in Pissing Match Between Jared Kushner and Jeff Sessions, so He Quit

Last week while we were all debating whether it was Laurel or Yanny, watching white people calling the police on black people just because they can, and continuing to marvel at the comedy of errors
Trump Meets With Kim. Kim Kardashian West, That Is.

Trump Meets With Kim. Kim Kardashian West, That Is.

Kim Kardashian West last October. On Wednesday, she visited the White House to discuss prison reform with Trump administration officials.
Trump Meets With Kim. Kim Kardashian West, That Is.

Trump Meets With Kim. Kim Kardashian West, That Is.

Kim Kardashian West last October. On Wednesday, she visited the White House to discuss prison reform with Trump administration officials.
Safety Concerns Grow as Inmates Are Guarded by Teachers and Secretaries

Safety Concerns Grow as Inmates Are Guarded by Teachers and Secretaries

The Trump administration’s push for smaller government has left the Lee penitentiary in Virginia and other prisons across the country short on correctional officers, requiring other workers to step
Safety Concerns Grow as Inmates Are Guarded by Teachers and Secretaries

Safety Concerns Grow as Inmates Are Guarded by Teachers and Secretaries

The Trump administration’s push for smaller government has left the Lee penitentiary in Virginia and other prisons across the country short on correctional officers, requiring other workers to step
Prison Strike Organizers Aim to Improve Conditions and Pay

Prison Strike Organizers Aim to Improve Conditions and Pay

The Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, S.C., after a riot killed seven inmates in April. A number of American prisoners have declared a strike demanding changes to correctional institutions
Prison Strike Organizers Aim to Improve Conditions and Pay

Prison Strike Organizers Aim to Improve Conditions and Pay

The Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, S.C., after a riot killed seven inmates in April. A number of American prisoners have declared a strike demanding changes to correctional institutions
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