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Christian Values: Tea Partier Gets 15 Years In Prison For Distributing Pedo Pics

Christian Values: Tea Partier Gets 15 Years In Prison For Distributing Pedo Pics

The Christian right continues to provide the world with quality individuals to incarcerate for the most disturbing of crimes.

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Federal Judge Smacks Down A Republican And Sends Him To Prison Where He Belongs

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A Republican tried to convince a federal judge that he didn’t need to face punishment for his crimes. It didn’t go well.

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Michigan Judge Sends Three Kids To Jail For Refusing To Visit Their Dad For Lunch

Michigan Judge Sends Three Kids To Jail For Refusing To Visit Their Dad For Lunch

America’s sickening prison culture has even spread to how courts deal with children: Lock them up and ask questions later.

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The New Mass Extinction: Can Prisons Really Go Green?

The New Mass Extinction: Can Prisons Really Go Green?

Prisons are desperately trying to make orange the new green.

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Conrad Hilton Terrorized A Flight, Escaped Prison Time Because He’s A Rich A**hole

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If it had been anybody who isn’t a millionaire, they would be sitting behind bars right now.

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NYPD Chief: It’s Hard To Hire Black Cops Because ‘So Many Have Spent Time In Jail’

NYPD Chief: It’s Hard To Hire Black Cops Because ‘So Many Have Spent Time In Jail’

Bill Bratton offers a shocking reason why there aren’t more black police officers.

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Police Murder Yet Another Young Black Man, This Time By Suicide (VIDEO)

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In 2010, police locked a 16-year-old boy up in prison without a trial for a crime he says he didn’t commit. Now he’s dead by his own hand.

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Saudi Arabia Upholds 10-Year, 1,000-Lashing Punishment For Blogger Who Insulted Islam

Saudi Arabia Upholds 10-Year, 1,000-Lashing Punishment For Blogger Who Insulted Islam

This is an atrocity.

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Louie Gohmert: It Would Be A ‘Real Shame’ To Stop Mass Incarceration (VIDEO)

Louie Gohmert: It Would Be A ‘Real Shame’ To Stop Mass Incarceration (VIDEO)

Louie Gohmert’s statement would make Sarah Palin cringe from its word-saladness.

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New Video Shows Teen Slammed By Guard, Beaten By Inmates In Rikers Island Jail (VIDEO)

New Video Shows Teen Slammed By Guard, Beaten By Inmates In Rikers Island Jail (VIDEO)

Video shows teenage Kalief Browden being beaten during his three year wait to go to trial.

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Mentally Ill Woman Handcuffed, Shackled, Then Tasered To Death By Sheriff’s Deputies

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The officers said she was uncooperative and physically resisting them, but did they need to Taser her that badly AFTER she’d already been shackled?

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Judge Sentences Pathetic Revenge Porn Creep To 18 Years Behind Bars

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Remember that pathetic a**hole who created a revenge porn website that allows users to post nude photos and personal information of women without their permission? Yeah, now he gets to rot in prison for the next 18 years.

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Obama Just Freed 22 Drug Offenders From Prison: Here Is What Congress Needs To Do

Obama Just Freed 22 Drug Offenders From Prison: Here Is What Congress Needs To Do

Do you think Congress is capable of actually getting this done?

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US Prison System Bordering On Systemic Failure

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With prison riots, overcrowding, officer pay, and criminal operations run behind bars, our nation’s prison system is bordering on complete failure.

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Prosecutor Apologizes To Innocent Man He Sent To Death Row For 30 Years: “I Was Not Interested In Justice” (VIDEO)

Prosecutor Apologizes To Innocent Man He Sent To Death Row For 30 Years: “I Was Not Interested In Justice” (VIDEO)

In a heartfelt letter, the man who wrongfully prosecuted an innocent man wrote, ‘Winning became everything’.

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Dan Savage Calls Out Ben Carson: If Being Gay Is a Choice, Come And Prove It (VIDEO)

Dan Savage To Ben Carson: If Being Gay Is a Choice, Come And Prove It (VIDEO)

Since Ben Carson insists being gay is a choice, Dan Savage will meet him any time, any where — with a camera crew — so Carson can prove it.

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A Female Prison Guard Was About To Be Raped. How These Inmates Reacted Will Shock You (VIDEO)

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A child rapist strikes again – and this time, things would end a bit differently.

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Prison Visitor Forced To Prove She’s Menstruating By Having Her Vagina Searched By Guard

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What started with an innocent sanitary napkin ended with an invasive inspection.

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Mentally Ill Man Hog-Tied And Beaten By Prison Guards, But No One Is Going To Jail (IMAGES)

Mr. Hinton in a photograph included with a legal statement

He emerged from the beating with a broken nose and a fractured vertebra; his eyes were swollen shut; and he was bleeding from the mouth.

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Guantanamo Prisoner Describes Torture By Female Guards: ‘We’re Gonna Teach You About Great American Sex’

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“Of course they didn’t want me to die, but they understand there are many steps before one dies.”

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