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'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

"It is a fact that people who are diabetic are at a much higher risk for serious complications should they be infected with Covid 19," Kelly's attorney wrote i [...] Read full article: 'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third B...→

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third Bid For Release From Federal Jail During COVID-19 Crisis

"It is a fact that people who are diabetic are at a much higher risk for serious complications should they be infected with Covid 19," Kelly's attorney wrote i [...] Read full article: 'Likely Diabetic' R. Kelly Makes Third B...→

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters on Tuesday night gathered outside the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta demanding the release of the woman accused of setting fire to the Wendy's restau [...] Read full article: Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand...→

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals denied most of a motion filed by Sheriff Tom Dart, asking the court to pause the preliminary injunction ordered by U.S. Distri [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds federal judge’s co...→

NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes jail release plan for freed prisoners - amNewYork

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea defended his officers from attacks they have been suffering in the past two weeks Thursday morning while emphasizing he Read full article: NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes ...→

Macron makes new call for Iran to release detained academic

French President Emmanuel Macron has made a fresh call for Iran to immediately release a French-Iranian researcher Read full article: Macron makes new call for Iran to releas...→

FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Ready To Assist', As United Fort Worth Makes Claims Of 'Inhumane Treatment' At Jail

FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Ready To Assist', As United Fort Worth Makes Claims Of 'Inhumane Treatment' At Jail

One day after officials said the Fort Worth Office of Police Oversight stands ready to assist residents, a local organization claims dozens of protesters arres [...] Read full article: FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Re...→

Bay Area’s ‘Xanax King’ denied pretrial release from jail

Jeremy Donagal, 42, was recently arrested after being released from federal prison for identical conduct. Read full article: Bay Area’s ‘Xanax King’ denied pretrial ...→

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...→

Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Dozens Authorized for Release: Lawsuit

Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Dozens Authorized for Release: Lawsuit

Civil rights attorneys say a Maryland jail in a COVID-19 hot spot is detaining more than 100 prisoners who have been authorized or ordered by a court to be rel [...] Read full article: Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Do...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

A federal judge in New York has once again rejected R. Kelly’s request for release pending trial, stating that his diagnosis of prediabetes is not enough to pu [...] Read full article: R. Kelly again denied release from feder...→

Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos

Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos "We don't play" as she makes joint request for federal probe into Amazon facilities

Concerns have been raised over worker safety in regards to issues such as social distancing and protective equipment at Amazon sites amid the COVID-19 pandemic [...] Read full article: Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos "We don't...→

Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follower’s Bid for Release

Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follower’s Bid for Release

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten or her own recognizance or bail after an inmat [...] Read full article: Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follo...→

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

A former chief medical officer for the city jails said that the jail was "ill-equipped" to stop the spread of COVID-19, and that jail administrators were destr [...] Read full article: Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside F...→

Surge in coronavirus cases continues at Chicago’s federal jail

Surge in coronavirus cases continues at Chicago’s federal jail

The sudden rise in numbers reported at the Chicago Metropolitan Correctional Center by the Bureau of Prisons follows questions about how the agency has been co [...] Read full article: Surge in coronavirus cases continues at ...→

Quick rise in coronavirus cases continues at high-rise federal jail downtown

Quick rise in coronavirus cases continues at high-rise federal jail downtown

In addition to the 74 inmates who have tested positive, the Bureau of Prisons said 20 staff members at the MCC have coronavirus. Read full article: Quick rise in coronavirus cases continue...→

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

Three Mexican federal appellate judges issued a ruling potentially leading to the release of a top leader with the Gulf Cartel. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges ...→

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

A homeless man charged with setting fire to an unmarked New York City police car was released from federal custody Monday after his defense attorney said autho [...] Read full article: Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong P...→

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors allege celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti may have violated the conditions of his temporary release from jail, CNN reports. In a Sunday filing, pr [...] Read full article: Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Term...→

Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early release rejected by judge

Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early release rejected by judge

The judge said he'd reviewed public statements made by Madoff, 82, and found they “show that he has never fully accepted responsibility for his actions and tha [...] Read full article: Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early...→

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

A government lawyer says the true number of COVID-19 infections among inmates at Manhattan’s federal lockup was likely about seven times what the Bureau of Pri [...] Read full article: Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Wor...→

Federal judge orders heightened response to COVID-19 in Prince George’s County jail | WTOP

Concerned about detainees’ health in Maryland’s coronavirus epicenter, a federal judge will monitor the Prince George’s County jail’s COVID-19 response. Read full article: Federal judge orders heightened response...→

Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, Then Kills Himself After Release from Jail

Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, Then Kills Himself After Release from Jail

Actor Hagen Mills, who recently appeared opposite of Zach Galifianakis in the FX series "Baskets," attempted to kill his girlfriend and ultimately killed himse [...] Read full article: Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, The...→

Md. jail in virus hot spot holds dozens authorized for release | WTOP

Prince George’s County has had 12,240 confirmed COVID-19 cases, the most of any Maryland county, according to the state Health Department. Read full article: Md. jail in virus hot spot holds dozens ...→

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

A judge rejected the request of convicted pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to be let out of prison to research a coronavirus treatment, noting that prob [...] Read full article: Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out...→

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

The third time was not the charm for singer R. Kelly, who again was denied a request to be released from jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For R...→

Federal judge denies another bid to let churches worship despite Pritzker’s order

Federal judge denies another bid to let churches worship despite Pritzker’s order

U.S. District Judge Robert Gettleman found Pritzker’s order "has nothing to do with suppressing religion and everything to do with reducing infections and savi [...] Read full article: Federal judge denies another bid to let ...→

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, commenting Dallas hair salon owner Shelley Luther's release from jail, said he hopes her case means "nobody has to be in pri [...] Read full article: Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release M...→

California: Sex Offender Rearrested for Sex Crimes After Release from Jail

California: Sex Offender Rearrested for Sex Crimes After Release from Jail

A sex offender released from jail in Orange County, California, has already been rearrested weeks later for sex crimes.  Read full article: California: Sex Offender Rearrested for ...→

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

A judge says a former Northwestern professor and microbiologist accused of a gruesome murder will not be released from jail. He is trying to get out, saying he [...] Read full article: Former Northwestern Professor Charged Wi...→

Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus claims on test scores in Georgia job bid

Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus claims on test scores in Georgia job bid

Chancellor Richard Carranza’s second-in-command is poised to get a top job in Georgia after claiming bogus achievements in NYC, critics say. Cheryl Watson-Harr [...] Read full article: Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus clai...→

Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid for Early Release

Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid for Early Release

A judge has rejected Ponzi king Bernard Madoff’s bid for early release from his 150-year prison sentence Read full article: Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid fo...→

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

A man who was freed from jail last month because of coronavirus was caught sending child pornography over the Internet, federal authorities in New Hampshire an [...] Read full article: Man arrested for child pornography after...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

Denver to release $20 million in federal CARES Act funds as part of COVID-19 relief

Denver to release $20 million in federal CARES Act funds as part of COVID-19 relief

Denver will release $20 million of its federal CARES Act funds to support residents and businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Denver to release $20 million in federal...→

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's request to get an early release from prison was rejected by a judge, who wasn't convinced by the 37-year-old's argument that he could use his [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release F...→

Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal Jail Has A “Broken” Response To COVID-19

Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal Jail Has A “Broken” Response To COVID-19

Plaintiffs accuse the Metropolitan Detention Center of not doing enough to stop the virus from spreading, but the government claims it followed CDC guidance. Read full article: Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal ...→

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles M [...]

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten or her own recognizance or bail after an inmat [...] Read full article: A state appeals court panel Wednesday re...→

Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub

Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub

The ride-hailing giant reportedly approached Grubhub earlier this year with an acquisition offer and the companies are still discussing a potential deal, accor [...] Read full article: Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub...→

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks out after release from jail: 'I couldn't bring myself to apologize'

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks out after release from jail: 'I couldn't bring myself to apologize'

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther, who was ordered jailed for seven days Tuesday after she violated a local coronavirus-related business closure order, joined  [...] Read full article: Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks...→

Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigration Detainees From Otay Mesa

Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigration Detainees From Otay Mesa

A federal judge today, May 4, ordered the release of more than 72 detainees from the Otay Mesa Federal Detention Center.  A detainee inside Otay Mesa Federal D [...] Read full article: Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigrat...→

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters on Tuesday night gathered outside the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta demanding the release of the woman accused of setting fire to the Wendy's restau [...] Read full article: Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand...→

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

A homeless man charged with setting fire to an unmarked New York City police car was released from federal custody Monday after his defense attorney said autho [...] Read full article: Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong P...→

NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes jail release plan for freed prisoners - amNewYork

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea defended his officers from attacks they have been suffering in the past two weeks Thursday morning while emphasizing he Read full article: NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes ...→

Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus claims on test scores in Georgia job bid

Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus claims on test scores in Georgia job bid

Chancellor Richard Carranza’s second-in-command is poised to get a top job in Georgia after claiming bogus achievements in NYC, critics say. Cheryl Watson-Harr [...] Read full article: Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus clai...→

Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early release rejected by judge

Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early release rejected by judge

The judge said he'd reviewed public statements made by Madoff, 82, and found they “show that he has never fully accepted responsibility for his actions and tha [...] Read full article: Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early...→

FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Ready To Assist', As United Fort Worth Makes Claims Of 'Inhumane Treatment' At Jail

FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Ready To Assist', As United Fort Worth Makes Claims Of 'Inhumane Treatment' At Jail

One day after officials said the Fort Worth Office of Police Oversight stands ready to assist residents, a local organization claims dozens of protesters arres [...] Read full article: FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Re...→

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

A man who was freed from jail last month because of coronavirus was caught sending child pornography over the Internet, federal authorities in New Hampshire an [...] Read full article: Man arrested for child pornography after...→

Federal judge orders heightened response to COVID-19 in Prince George’s County jail | WTOP

Concerned about detainees’ health in Maryland’s coronavirus epicenter, a federal judge will monitor the Prince George’s County jail’s COVID-19 response. Read full article: Federal judge orders heightened response...→

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...→

Denver to release $20 million in federal CARES Act funds as part of COVID-19 relief

Denver to release $20 million in federal CARES Act funds as part of COVID-19 relief

Denver will release $20 million of its federal CARES Act funds to support residents and businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Denver to release $20 million in federal...→

Md. jail in virus hot spot holds dozens authorized for release | WTOP

Prince George’s County has had 12,240 confirmed COVID-19 cases, the most of any Maryland county, according to the state Health Department. Read full article: Md. jail in virus hot spot holds dozens ...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's request to get an early release from prison was rejected by a judge, who wasn't convinced by the 37-year-old's argument that he could use his [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release F...→

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

The third time was not the charm for singer R. Kelly, who again was denied a request to be released from jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For R...→

Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos

Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos "We don't play" as she makes joint request for federal probe into Amazon facilities

Concerns have been raised over worker safety in regards to issues such as social distancing and protective equipment at Amazon sites amid the COVID-19 pandemic [...] Read full article: Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos "We don't...→

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles M [...]

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten or her own recognizance or bail after an inmat [...] Read full article: A state appeals court panel Wednesday re...→

Federal judge denies another bid to let churches worship despite Pritzker’s order

Federal judge denies another bid to let churches worship despite Pritzker’s order

U.S. District Judge Robert Gettleman found Pritzker’s order "has nothing to do with suppressing religion and everything to do with reducing infections and savi [...] Read full article: Federal judge denies another bid to let ...→

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks out after release from jail: 'I couldn't bring myself to apologize'

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks out after release from jail: 'I couldn't bring myself to apologize'

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther, who was ordered jailed for seven days Tuesday after she violated a local coronavirus-related business closure order, joined  [...] Read full article: Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks...→

Surge in coronavirus cases continues at Chicago’s federal jail

Surge in coronavirus cases continues at Chicago’s federal jail

The sudden rise in numbers reported at the Chicago Metropolitan Correctional Center by the Bureau of Prisons follows questions about how the agency has been co [...] Read full article: Surge in coronavirus cases continues at ...→

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

Three Mexican federal appellate judges issued a ruling potentially leading to the release of a top leader with the Gulf Cartel. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges ...→

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals denied most of a motion filed by Sheriff Tom Dart, asking the court to pause the preliminary injunction ordered by U.S. Distri [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds federal judge’s co...→

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

A judge says a former Northwestern professor and microbiologist accused of a gruesome murder will not be released from jail. He is trying to get out, saying he [...] Read full article: Former Northwestern Professor Charged Wi...→

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors allege celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti may have violated the conditions of his temporary release from jail, CNN reports. In a Sunday filing, pr [...] Read full article: Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Term...→

Macron makes new call for Iran to release detained academic

French President Emmanuel Macron has made a fresh call for Iran to immediately release a French-Iranian researcher Read full article: Macron makes new call for Iran to releas...→

Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid for Early Release

Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid for Early Release

A judge has rejected Ponzi king Bernard Madoff’s bid for early release from his 150-year prison sentence Read full article: Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid fo...→

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

A government lawyer says the true number of COVID-19 infections among inmates at Manhattan’s federal lockup was likely about seven times what the Bureau of Pri [...] Read full article: Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Wor...→

Bay Area’s ‘Xanax King’ denied pretrial release from jail

Jeremy Donagal, 42, was recently arrested after being released from federal prison for identical conduct. Read full article: Bay Area’s ‘Xanax King’ denied pretrial ...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, Then Kills Himself After Release from Jail

Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, Then Kills Himself After Release from Jail

Actor Hagen Mills, who recently appeared opposite of Zach Galifianakis in the FX series "Baskets," attempted to kill his girlfriend and ultimately killed himse [...] Read full article: Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, The...→

Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Dozens Authorized for Release: Lawsuit

Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Dozens Authorized for Release: Lawsuit

Civil rights attorneys say a Maryland jail in a COVID-19 hot spot is detaining more than 100 prisoners who have been authorized or ordered by a court to be rel [...] Read full article: Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Do...→

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

A judge rejected the request of convicted pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to be let out of prison to research a coronavirus treatment, noting that prob [...] Read full article: Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out...→

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

A federal judge in New York has once again rejected R. Kelly’s request for release pending trial, stating that his diagnosis of prediabetes is not enough to pu [...] Read full article: R. Kelly again denied release from feder...→

Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal Jail Has A “Broken” Response To COVID-19

Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal Jail Has A “Broken” Response To COVID-19

Plaintiffs accuse the Metropolitan Detention Center of not doing enough to stop the virus from spreading, but the government claims it followed CDC guidance. Read full article: Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal ...→

Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follower’s Bid for Release

Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follower’s Bid for Release

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten or her own recognizance or bail after an inmat [...] Read full article: Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follo...→

Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub

Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub

The ride-hailing giant reportedly approached Grubhub earlier this year with an acquisition offer and the companies are still discussing a potential deal, accor [...] Read full article: Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub...→

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, commenting Dallas hair salon owner Shelley Luther's release from jail, said he hopes her case means "nobody has to be in pri [...] Read full article: Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release M...→

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

A former chief medical officer for the city jails said that the jail was "ill-equipped" to stop the spread of COVID-19, and that jail administrators were destr [...] Read full article: Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside F...→

Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigration Detainees From Otay Mesa

Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigration Detainees From Otay Mesa

A federal judge today, May 4, ordered the release of more than 72 detainees from the Otay Mesa Federal Detention Center.  A detainee inside Otay Mesa Federal D [...] Read full article: Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigrat...→

California: Sex Offender Rearrested for Sex Crimes After Release from Jail

California: Sex Offender Rearrested for Sex Crimes After Release from Jail

A sex offender released from jail in Orange County, California, has already been rearrested weeks later for sex crimes.  Read full article: California: Sex Offender Rearrested for ...→

Quick rise in coronavirus cases continues at high-rise federal jail downtown

Quick rise in coronavirus cases continues at high-rise federal jail downtown

In addition to the 74 inmates who have tested positive, the Bureau of Prisons said 20 staff members at the MCC have coronavirus. Read full article: Quick rise in coronavirus cases continue...→

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand release of woman accused in Wendy’s arson

Protesters on Tuesday night gathered outside the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta demanding the release of the woman accused of setting fire to the Wendy's restau [...] Read full article: Protesters rally at Atlanta jail, demand...→

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges Considering Gulf Cartel Boss' Release Unmasked

Three Mexican federal appellate judges issued a ruling potentially leading to the release of a top leader with the Gulf Cartel. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Three Mexican Federal Judges ...→

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

Appeals court upholds federal judge’s coronavirus orders at Cook County Jail

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals denied most of a motion filed by Sheriff Tom Dart, asking the court to pause the preliminary injunction ordered by U.S. Distri [...] Read full article: Appeals court upholds federal judge’s co...→

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong Person’ in NYPD Arson

A homeless man charged with setting fire to an unmarked New York City police car was released from federal custody Monday after his defense attorney said autho [...] Read full article: Attorney: Feds Jail and Release ‘Wrong P...→

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

Former Northwestern Professor Charged With Murder Denied Release From Jail To Do COVID-19 Research

A judge says a former Northwestern professor and microbiologist accused of a gruesome murder will not be released from jail. He is trying to get out, saying he [...] Read full article: Former Northwestern Professor Charged Wi...→

NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes jail release plan for freed prisoners - amNewYork

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea defended his officers from attacks they have been suffering in the past two weeks Thursday morning while emphasizing he Read full article: NYPD Commissioner defends cops, trashes ...→

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Terms of Temporary Jail Release

Prosecutors allege celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti may have violated the conditions of his temporary release from jail, CNN reports. In a Sunday filing, pr [...] Read full article: Prosecutors Claim Avenatti Violated Term...→

Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus claims on test scores in Georgia job bid

Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus claims on test scores in Georgia job bid

Chancellor Richard Carranza’s second-in-command is poised to get a top job in Georgia after claiming bogus achievements in NYC, critics say. Cheryl Watson-Harr [...] Read full article: Richard Carranza deputy makes bogus clai...→

Macron makes new call for Iran to release detained academic

French President Emmanuel Macron has made a fresh call for Iran to immediately release a French-Iranian researcher Read full article: Macron makes new call for Iran to releas...→

Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early release rejected by judge

Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early release rejected by judge

The judge said he'd reviewed public statements made by Madoff, 82, and found they “show that he has never fully accepted responsibility for his actions and tha [...] Read full article: Ponzi king Bernie Madoff's bid for early...→

Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid for Early Release

Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid for Early Release

A judge has rejected Ponzi king Bernard Madoff’s bid for early release from his 150-year prison sentence Read full article: Judge Rejects Ponzi King Madoff’s Bid fo...→

FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Ready To Assist', As United Fort Worth Makes Claims Of 'Inhumane Treatment' At Jail

FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Ready To Assist', As United Fort Worth Makes Claims Of 'Inhumane Treatment' At Jail

One day after officials said the Fort Worth Office of Police Oversight stands ready to assist residents, a local organization claims dozens of protesters arres [...] Read full article: FWPD Oversight Monitor Says They Are 'Re...→

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Worse Than Reported

A government lawyer says the true number of COVID-19 infections among inmates at Manhattan’s federal lockup was likely about seven times what the Bureau of Pri [...] Read full article: Fed Lawyer: COVID-19 at Federal Jail Wor...→

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

A man who was freed from jail last month because of coronavirus was caught sending child pornography over the Internet, federal authorities in New Hampshire an [...] Read full article: Man arrested for child pornography after...→

Bay Area’s ‘Xanax King’ denied pretrial release from jail

Jeremy Donagal, 42, was recently arrested after being released from federal prison for identical conduct. Read full article: Bay Area’s ‘Xanax King’ denied pretrial ...→

Federal judge orders heightened response to COVID-19 in Prince George’s County jail | WTOP

Concerned about detainees’ health in Maryland’s coronavirus epicenter, a federal judge will monitor the Prince George’s County jail’s COVID-19 response. Read full article: Federal judge orders heightened response...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

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...→

Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, Then Kills Himself After Release from Jail

Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, Then Kills Himself After Release from Jail

Actor Hagen Mills, who recently appeared opposite of Zach Galifianakis in the FX series "Baskets," attempted to kill his girlfriend and ultimately killed himse [...] Read full article: Actor Hagen Mills Shoots Girlfriend, The...→

Denver to release $20 million in federal CARES Act funds as part of COVID-19 relief

Denver to release $20 million in federal CARES Act funds as part of COVID-19 relief

Denver will release $20 million of its federal CARES Act funds to support residents and businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Denver to release $20 million in federal...→

Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Dozens Authorized for Release: Lawsuit

Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Dozens Authorized for Release: Lawsuit

Civil rights attorneys say a Maryland jail in a COVID-19 hot spot is detaining more than 100 prisoners who have been authorized or ordered by a court to be rel [...] Read full article: Maryland Jail in Virus Hot Spot Holds Do...→

Md. jail in virus hot spot holds dozens authorized for release | WTOP

Prince George’s County has had 12,240 confirmed COVID-19 cases, the most of any Maryland county, according to the state Health Department. Read full article: Md. jail in virus hot spot holds dozens ...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out of jail from’ Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli

A judge rejected the request of convicted pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to be let out of prison to research a coronavirus treatment, noting that prob [...] Read full article: Judge blasts ‘delusional’ bid to get out...→

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release From Prison Is Rejected

Martin Shkreli's request to get an early release from prison was rejected by a judge, who wasn't convinced by the 37-year-old's argument that he could use his [...] Read full article: Martin Shkreli's Bid for Early Release F...→

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

R. Kelly again denied release from federal jail after raising COVID-19 concerns

A federal judge in New York has once again rejected R. Kelly’s request for release pending trial, stating that his diagnosis of prediabetes is not enough to pu [...] Read full article: R. Kelly again denied release from feder...→

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For Release From Federal Lockup

The third time was not the charm for singer R. Kelly, who again was denied a request to be released from jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: R. Kelly Strikes Out In Latest Bid For R...→

Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal Jail Has A “Broken” Response To COVID-19

Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal Jail Has A “Broken” Response To COVID-19

Plaintiffs accuse the Metropolitan Detention Center of not doing enough to stop the virus from spreading, but the government claims it followed CDC guidance. Read full article: Judge Weighs Whether Brooklyn’s Federal ...→

Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos

Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos "We don't play" as she makes joint request for federal probe into Amazon facilities

Concerns have been raised over worker safety in regards to issues such as social distancing and protective equipment at Amazon sites amid the COVID-19 pandemic [...] Read full article: Rashida Tlaib warns Jeff Bezos "We don't...→

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles M [...]

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten or her own recognizance or bail after an inmat [...] Read full article: A state appeals court panel Wednesday re...→

Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follower’s Bid for Release

Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follower’s Bid for Release

A state appeals court panel Wednesday rejected a bid to release former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten or her own recognizance or bail after an inmat [...] Read full article: Appeals Court Denies Former Manson Follo...→

Federal judge denies another bid to let churches worship despite Pritzker’s order

Federal judge denies another bid to let churches worship despite Pritzker’s order

U.S. District Judge Robert Gettleman found Pritzker’s order "has nothing to do with suppressing religion and everything to do with reducing infections and savi [...] Read full article: Federal judge denies another bid to let ...→

Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub

Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub

The ride-hailing giant reportedly approached Grubhub earlier this year with an acquisition offer and the companies are still discussing a potential deal, accor [...] Read full article: Report: Uber makes bid to buy Grubhub...→

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release Means No Jail for Workers

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, commenting Dallas hair salon owner Shelley Luther's release from jail, said he hopes her case means "nobody has to be in pri [...] Read full article: Texas AG Paxton: Salon Owner's Release M...→

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks out after release from jail: 'I couldn't bring myself to apologize'

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks out after release from jail: 'I couldn't bring myself to apologize'

Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther, who was ordered jailed for seven days Tuesday after she violated a local coronavirus-related business closure order, joined  [...] Read full article: Dallas salon owner Shelley Luther speaks...→

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside Federal Jail In Brooklyn Are Promoting Spread Of COVID-19

A former chief medical officer for the city jails said that the jail was "ill-equipped" to stop the spread of COVID-19, and that jail administrators were destr [...] Read full article: Doctor Sounds Alarm: Conditions Inside F...→

Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigration Detainees From Otay Mesa

Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigration Detainees From Otay Mesa

A federal judge today, May 4, ordered the release of more than 72 detainees from the Otay Mesa Federal Detention Center.  A detainee inside Otay Mesa Federal D [...] Read full article: Federal Judge Orders Release of Immigrat...→

Surge in coronavirus cases continues at Chicago’s federal jail

Surge in coronavirus cases continues at Chicago’s federal jail

The sudden rise in numbers reported at the Chicago Metropolitan Correctional Center by the Bureau of Prisons follows questions about how the agency has been co [...] Read full article: Surge in coronavirus cases continues at ...→

California: Sex Offender Rearrested for Sex Crimes After Release from Jail

California: Sex Offender Rearrested for Sex Crimes After Release from Jail

A sex offender released from jail in Orange County, California, has already been rearrested weeks later for sex crimes.  Read full article: California: Sex Offender Rearrested for ...→

Quick rise in coronavirus cases continues at high-rise federal jail downtown

Quick rise in coronavirus cases continues at high-rise federal jail downtown

In addition to the 74 inmates who have tested positive, the Bureau of Prisons said 20 staff members at the MCC have coronavirus. Read full article: Quick rise in coronavirus cases continue...→