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Australian parliamentarians ask U.K. to release Julian Assange from prison amid coronavirus outbreak

Australian parliamentarians ask U.K. to release Julian Assange from prison amid coronavirus outbreak

British officials were pressed Thursday to release WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange from a London prison where fellow inmates have recently contracted the no [...] Read full article: Australian parliamentarians ask U.K. to ...→

Australian parliamentarians ask U.K. to release Julian Assange from prison amid coronavirus outbreak

Australian parliamentarians ask U.K. to release Julian Assange from prison amid coronavirus outbreak

British officials were pressed Thursday to release WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange from a London prison where fellow inmates have recently contracted the no [...] Read full article: Australian parliamentarians ask U.K. to ...→

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

The superseding indictment does not contain additional charges beyond the 18 counts the Justice Department unsealed last year — but prosecutors say it undersco [...] Read full article: Julian Assange faces new indictment in t...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

China Sentences Australian Citizen to Death amid Deteriorating Diplomatic Ties

China Sentences Australian Citizen to Death amid Deteriorating Diplomatic Ties

A Chinese court sentenced an Australian citizen to death for alleged drug trafficking, the Guardian reported on Monday. Read full article: China Sentences Australian Citizen to De...→

Rockies release slew of minor leaguers amid pandemic, forcing many players to face a new, non-baseball reality

Rockies release slew of minor leaguers amid pandemic, forcing many players to face a new, non-baseball reality

With the minor league season likely to be canceled due to coronavirus, the Rockies joined the majority of major league teams in enacting widespread releases th [...] Read full article: Rockies release slew of minor leaguers a...→

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick won't get an early release from prison

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick won't get an early release from prison

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was denied an early release from prison, according to a statement from the Federal Bureau of Prisons released Tuesday eve [...] Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wo...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

'Godfather of Grass' seeks prison release over virus concern

The “Godfather of Grass" has asked a judge to release him from a federal prison in Ohio that has seen nine coronavirus deaths Read full article: 'Godfather of Grass' seeks prison releas...→

Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After Just Seven Years in Prison

Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After Just Seven Years in Prison

A convicted rapist who viciously beat and raped a 63-year-old woman is set to be released by the Parole Board after serving just seven years. Read full article: Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After...→

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, is expected to be released to hom [...] Read full article: Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to b...→

Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody dies in apparent suicide following prison release

Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody dies in apparent suicide following prison release

Choung Woong Ahn was convicted of attempted murder in June 2013. He had been facing deportation from the U.S. before his death. Read full article: Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody ...→

"Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for early prison release to help develop COVID-19 cure was rejected by judge

District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said the 37-year-old's "self-described altruistic intentions" do not not provide a legal basis to grant an early release. Read full article: "Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for e...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday

Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday

Ford Motor Company announced Friday it will move the planned reveal of the new Bronco back several days after it received concerns that the initial unveiling c [...] Read full article: Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Origin...→

Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker fired for mocking Floyd's death amid protests

Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker fired for mocking Floyd's death amid protests

A prison officer has been suspended and a FedEx worker has been fired after participating in a counterprotest to a Black Lives Matter demonstration, during whi [...] Read full article: Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker f...→

Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison Release of Manafort, Cohen

Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison Release of Manafort, Cohen

Two associates of President Donald Trump were granted early release from prison, and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., are callin [...] Read full article: Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison R...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame Kilpatrick prison release

Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame Kilpatrick prison release

Despite claims of an early prison release for disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, officials sources have not confirmed that any such release is im [...] Read full article: Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame...→

Early release of Cohen and Manafort shows how unfair prison system is, experts say

Early release of Cohen and Manafort shows how unfair prison system is, experts say

Just a small fraction of prisoners have been sent home because of the coronavirus pandemic. Many others lack legal help and connections to make their case. Read full article: Early release of Cohen and Manafort show...→

Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes prison closures amid budget wo

Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes prison closures amid budget wo

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California's prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes ...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was charged in a superseding indictment alleging he recruited and conspired with computer hackers, including the notorious gro [...] Read full article: WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in sup...→

Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile committed indefinitely after prison release

Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile committed indefinitely after prison release

The Illinois attorney general's office is seeking to indefinitely commit to the state's Department of Human Services an Aurora pedophile who is scheduled to be [...] Read full article: Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile commit...→

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo late Thursday declared that former White House National Security Adviser John R. Bolton is “spreading a number of lies” in his n [...] Read full article: Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘trait...→

Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionate Release From Prison

Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionate Release From Prison

A federal judge on Thursday rejected Bernard Madoff's request to be released early from prison because he was dying of kidney failure, saying the swindler had [...] Read full article: Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionat...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

Virus Threat Prompts Prison Release of Convicted Chicago Cop

A federal judge has ordered a former Chicago police officer convicted of conspiring with a gang member in the kidnappings and robberies of drug dealers release [...] Read full article: Virus Threat Prompts Prison Release of C...→

Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released early from prison? Social media abuzz amid reports

Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released early from prison? Social media abuzz amid reports

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted early release from federal prison — or has he? The Ebony Foundation, which has been calling on... Read full article: Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released ear...→

Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Release’ From Federal Prison Hospital in Fort Worth

Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Release’ From Federal Prison Hospital in Fort Worth

A federal prison hospital in Fort Worth, which a been home to the greatest concentration of people testing positive for the coronavirus in the state of Texas, [...] Read full article: Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Rel...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

The superseding indictment does not contain additional charges beyond the 18 counts the Justice Department unsealed last year — but prosecutors say it undersco [...] Read full article: Julian Assange faces new indictment in t...→

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was charged in a superseding indictment alleging he recruited and conspired with computer hackers, including the notorious gro [...] Read full article: WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in sup...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo late Thursday declared that former White House National Security Adviser John R. Bolton is “spreading a number of lies” in his n [...] Read full article: Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘trait...→

Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker fired for mocking Floyd's death amid protests

Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker fired for mocking Floyd's death amid protests

A prison officer has been suspended and a FedEx worker has been fired after participating in a counterprotest to a Black Lives Matter demonstration, during whi [...] Read full article: Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker f...→

Rockies release slew of minor leaguers amid pandemic, forcing many players to face a new, non-baseball reality

Rockies release slew of minor leaguers amid pandemic, forcing many players to face a new, non-baseball reality

With the minor league season likely to be canceled due to coronavirus, the Rockies joined the majority of major league teams in enacting widespread releases th [...] Read full article: Rockies release slew of minor leaguers a...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick won't get an early release from prison

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick won't get an early release from prison

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was denied an early release from prison, according to a statement from the Federal Bureau of Prisons released Tuesday eve [...] Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wo...→

Virus Threat Prompts Prison Release of Convicted Chicago Cop

A federal judge has ordered a former Chicago police officer convicted of conspiring with a gang member in the kidnappings and robberies of drug dealers release [...] Read full article: Virus Threat Prompts Prison Release of C...→

Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame Kilpatrick prison release

Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame Kilpatrick prison release

Despite claims of an early prison release for disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, officials sources have not confirmed that any such release is im [...] Read full article: Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame...→

'Godfather of Grass' seeks prison release over virus concern

The “Godfather of Grass" has asked a judge to release him from a federal prison in Ohio that has seen nine coronavirus deaths Read full article: 'Godfather of Grass' seeks prison releas...→

Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Release’ From Federal Prison Hospital in Fort Worth

Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Release’ From Federal Prison Hospital in Fort Worth

A federal prison hospital in Fort Worth, which a been home to the greatest concentration of people testing positive for the coronavirus in the state of Texas, [...] Read full article: Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Rel...→

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, is expected to be released to hom [...] Read full article: Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to b...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile committed indefinitely after prison release

Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile committed indefinitely after prison release

The Illinois attorney general's office is seeking to indefinitely commit to the state's Department of Human Services an Aurora pedophile who is scheduled to be [...] Read full article: Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile commit...→

Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday

Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday

Ford Motor Company announced Friday it will move the planned reveal of the new Bronco back several days after it received concerns that the initial unveiling c [...] Read full article: Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Origin...→

China Sentences Australian Citizen to Death amid Deteriorating Diplomatic Ties

China Sentences Australian Citizen to Death amid Deteriorating Diplomatic Ties

A Chinese court sentenced an Australian citizen to death for alleged drug trafficking, the Guardian reported on Monday. Read full article: China Sentences Australian Citizen to De...→

Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionate Release From Prison

Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionate Release From Prison

A federal judge on Thursday rejected Bernard Madoff's request to be released early from prison because he was dying of kidney failure, saying the swindler had [...] Read full article: Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionat...→

Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison Release of Manafort, Cohen

Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison Release of Manafort, Cohen

Two associates of President Donald Trump were granted early release from prison, and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., are callin [...] Read full article: Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison R...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released early from prison? Social media abuzz amid reports

Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released early from prison? Social media abuzz amid reports

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted early release from federal prison — or has he? The Ebony Foundation, which has been calling on... Read full article: Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released ear...→

Early release of Cohen and Manafort shows how unfair prison system is, experts say

Early release of Cohen and Manafort shows how unfair prison system is, experts say

Just a small fraction of prisoners have been sent home because of the coronavirus pandemic. Many others lack legal help and connections to make their case. Read full article: Early release of Cohen and Manafort show...→

Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After Just Seven Years in Prison

Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After Just Seven Years in Prison

A convicted rapist who viciously beat and raped a 63-year-old woman is set to be released by the Parole Board after serving just seven years. Read full article: Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody dies in apparent suicide following prison release

Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody dies in apparent suicide following prison release

Choung Woong Ahn was convicted of attempted murder in June 2013. He had been facing deportation from the U.S. before his death. Read full article: Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody ...→

Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes prison closures amid budget wo

Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes prison closures amid budget wo

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California's prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes ...→

"Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for early prison release to help develop COVID-19 cure was rejected by judge

District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said the 37-year-old's "self-described altruistic intentions" do not not provide a legal basis to grant an early release. Read full article: "Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for e...→

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

The superseding indictment does not contain additional charges beyond the 18 counts the Justice Department unsealed last year — but prosecutors say it undersco [...] Read full article: Julian Assange faces new indictment in t...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was charged in a superseding indictment alleging he recruited and conspired with computer hackers, including the notorious gro [...] Read full article: WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in sup...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile committed indefinitely after prison release

Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile committed indefinitely after prison release

The Illinois attorney general's office is seeking to indefinitely commit to the state's Department of Human Services an Aurora pedophile who is scheduled to be [...] Read full article: Prosecutors want Aurora pedophile commit...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday

Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday

Ford Motor Company announced Friday it will move the planned reveal of the new Bronco back several days after it received concerns that the initial unveiling c [...] Read full article: Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Origin...→

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo late Thursday declared that former White House National Security Adviser John R. Bolton is “spreading a number of lies” in his n [...] Read full article: Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘trait...→

China Sentences Australian Citizen to Death amid Deteriorating Diplomatic Ties

China Sentences Australian Citizen to Death amid Deteriorating Diplomatic Ties

A Chinese court sentenced an Australian citizen to death for alleged drug trafficking, the Guardian reported on Monday. Read full article: China Sentences Australian Citizen to De...→

Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker fired for mocking Floyd's death amid protests

Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker fired for mocking Floyd's death amid protests

A prison officer has been suspended and a FedEx worker has been fired after participating in a counterprotest to a Black Lives Matter demonstration, during whi [...] Read full article: Prison officer suspended, FedEx worker f...→

Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionate Release From Prison

Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionate Release From Prison

A federal judge on Thursday rejected Bernard Madoff's request to be released early from prison because he was dying of kidney failure, saying the swindler had [...] Read full article: Bernard Madoff Fails to Win Compassionat...→

Rockies release slew of minor leaguers amid pandemic, forcing many players to face a new, non-baseball reality

Rockies release slew of minor leaguers amid pandemic, forcing many players to face a new, non-baseball reality

With the minor league season likely to be canceled due to coronavirus, the Rockies joined the majority of major league teams in enacting widespread releases th [...] Read full article: Rockies release slew of minor leaguers a...→

Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison Release of Manafort, Cohen

Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison Release of Manafort, Cohen

Two associates of President Donald Trump were granted early release from prison, and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., are callin [...] Read full article: Harris, Jeffries Question Early Prison R...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick won't get an early release from prison

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick won't get an early release from prison

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was denied an early release from prison, according to a statement from the Federal Bureau of Prisons released Tuesday eve [...] Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wo...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Virus Threat Prompts Prison Release of Convicted Chicago Cop

A federal judge has ordered a former Chicago police officer convicted of conspiring with a gang member in the kidnappings and robberies of drug dealers release [...] Read full article: Virus Threat Prompts Prison Release of C...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame Kilpatrick prison release

Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame Kilpatrick prison release

Despite claims of an early prison release for disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, officials sources have not confirmed that any such release is im [...] Read full article: Despite claims, no confirmation of Kwame...→

Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released early from prison? Social media abuzz amid reports

Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released early from prison? Social media abuzz amid reports

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been granted early release from federal prison — or has he? The Ebony Foundation, which has been calling on... Read full article: Is Kwame Kilpatrick getting released ear...→

'Godfather of Grass' seeks prison release over virus concern

The “Godfather of Grass" has asked a judge to release him from a federal prison in Ohio that has seen nine coronavirus deaths Read full article: 'Godfather of Grass' seeks prison releas...→

Early release of Cohen and Manafort shows how unfair prison system is, experts say

Early release of Cohen and Manafort shows how unfair prison system is, experts say

Just a small fraction of prisoners have been sent home because of the coronavirus pandemic. Many others lack legal help and connections to make their case. Read full article: Early release of Cohen and Manafort show...→

Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Release’ From Federal Prison Hospital in Fort Worth

Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Release’ From Federal Prison Hospital in Fort Worth

A federal prison hospital in Fort Worth, which a been home to the greatest concentration of people testing positive for the coronavirus in the state of Texas, [...] Read full article: Inmates Being Granted ‘Compassionate Rel...→

Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After Just Seven Years in Prison

Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After Just Seven Years in Prison

A convicted rapist who viciously beat and raped a 63-year-old woman is set to be released by the Parole Board after serving just seven years. Read full article: Parole Board Set to Release Rapist After...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to be released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus, source says

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, is expected to be released to hom [...] Read full article: Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen to b...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody dies in apparent suicide following prison release

Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody dies in apparent suicide following prison release

Choung Woong Ahn was convicted of attempted murder in June 2013. He had been facing deportation from the U.S. before his death. Read full article: Elderly South Korean man in ICE custody ...→

Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes prison closures amid budget wo

Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes prison closures amid budget wo

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California's prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom, California governor, eyes ...→

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid budget woes

Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to significantly shrink the footprint of California’s prison system, partly because of massive budget cuts prompted by the pande [...] Read full article: Gavin Newsom eyes prison closures amid b...→

"Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for early prison release to help develop COVID-19 cure was rejected by judge

District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said the 37-year-old's "self-described altruistic intentions" do not not provide a legal basis to grant an early release. Read full article: "Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli's plea for e...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→