Prison

Information and a List on Prison Gangs

Even though incarceration is meant to put an end to crime, criminal activity continues to proliferate, even with prison walls. One of the biggest concerns in correctional facilities are prison
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Rapist in Oklahoma Prison Claims Transgender Protections

A rapist who was convicted of abducting and repeatedly sexually assaulting a 13 year old girl in 1997 is insisting that the state of Oklahoma's Department of Corrections pay for
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The Horrible Truth About Prison Rape

Prison rape is a term that refers to the raping and acts of sexual violence that occurs in correctional facilities that is done either by incarcerated inmates or the corrections
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Can Inmates Receive Care Packages?

Most prison facilities will allow for families and friends to send loved ones that are incarcerated certain items that the inmate inside may need. These are generally known as inmate
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Are Psychiatric Evaluations in Prisons Important

In many criminal court cases, the issue of the defendant standing trial for certain crimes may often times be required
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At Least Seven Inmates Poisoned from Prison Hooch

On November 26, 2012, the Pinal County Communication Director, Heather Murphy, announced that at least seven inmates from the Special
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An Explanation of False Imprisonment

False imprisonment can be defined as the restraining of an individual within a particular area without any proper justification or
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State Prison Inmates

State prisons are often described as being much more unpleasant than both county jails and federal prisons. For an individual
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Understanding Prison Visiting Hours

All prisoners in the United States will usually be granted visitation rights, at least when a prisoner first enters a
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Understanding Parole

When a convicted criminal exhibits exemplary behavior throughout his/her prison sentence, he/she may be released on parole. When this occurs, he/she is able to complete the remainder of his/her prison
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