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R. Kelly cites coronavirus in seeking release from jail pending trial

R. Kelly cites coronavirus in seeking release from jail pending trial

Lawyers for R&B singer accused in multiple sexual misconduct cases say federal jail in Chicago takes few precautions against COVID-19. Read full article: R. Kelly cites coronavirus in seeking re...→

R. Kelly cites coronavirus in seeking release from jail pending trial

R. Kelly cites coronavirus in seeking release from jail pending trial

Lawyers for R&B singer accused in multiple sexual misconduct cases say federal jail in Chicago takes few precautions against COVID-19. Read full article: R. Kelly cites coronavirus in seeking re...→

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...→

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Kelly Loeffler said Democrat governors' policies to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes "wreaked havoc" on nursing homes. Read full article: Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Go...→

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

In the jail system, 2,129 inmates are currently quarantined, and 71 are in isolation. Across the sheriff’s department, 275 employees — 164 sworn personnel ­— a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, ...→

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has asked for a list names by June 22 of inmates eligible for possible release to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the state prison syste [...] Read full article: Oregon governor to release inmates to sl...→

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...→

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Homes to buy are a challenge. Southern California owners listed 4,137 homes for sale in the week — down 8.9% vs. the previous week; and down 21.8% in a year. Read full article: Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home ...→

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

A federal judge also denied a request for the sheriff’s office to quickly turn over records to attorneys for detainees about whether jail is following the cour [...] Read full article: Order to prevent spread of coronavirus 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...→

Escondido Police Say Coronavirus Kept Suspect Out of Jail, Resulting in Crime Spree - Times of San Diego

A man who allegedly stabbed a transient at the culmination of an Escondido crime spree pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and other charges. Read full article: Escondido Police Say Coronavirus Kept Su...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Dies Of Coronavirus After 3 Weeks In Hospital

The inmate, booked in February for DWI, was moved to JPS Hospital on May 3 and he died 20 days later at the hospital. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Dies Of Coron...→

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...→

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...→

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office voluntarily dropped its lawsuit Wednesday after a Lake County judge denied its request for a preliminary injunction requiring [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking...→

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...→

Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for defying coronavirus ban

Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for defying coronavirus ban

A pastor in Southeast Asia who preached a sermon telling churchgoers they would be immune to coronavirus is facing charges for organizing services in defiance [...] Read full article: Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for...→

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...→

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...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Some 10 percent of those cut free from Rikers Island due to coronavirus concerns since March have since been arrested — some multiple times, The Post has learn [...] Read full article: Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arreste...→

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

The ex-Northwestern professor accused of stabbing his boyfriend to death in what prosecutors have said was an attempt to fulfill a sexual fetish was again deni [...] Read full article: Ex-Northwestern professor charged in all...→

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

The COVID-19 pandemic is drastically reducing the number of young whooping cranes to be released this fall to help bring back the world’s rarest cranes. Zoos a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cra...→

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Marcus Oakdale Cinema wants to turn itself inside out — by starting a drive-in movie theater. The 16-screen theater is asking the city of Oakdale for a permit [...] Read full article: Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater ...→

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

The lawsuit claims that Amazon engages in "purposeful miscommunication with workers" and "sloppy contact tracing." Read full article: Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coron...→

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

A Latin Kings lieutenant in New Bedford who a prosecutor said stands out among over 60 defendants for his violent past asked a federal judge Wednesday to be re [...] Read full article: Latin King lieutenant argues for coronav...→

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 ...→

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

The World Health Organization said it will temporarily halt global trials of hydroxychloroquine – the malaria drug President Trump said he is taking to prevent [...] Read full article: WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine...→

NYC couples seeking marriage licenses face four-month wait due to coronavirus

NYC couples seeking marriage licenses face four-month wait due to coronavirus

Before the office closed in March because of the coronavirus pandemic, it issued upwards of 200 licenses a day, which had to be obtained in person. Read full article: NYC couples seeking marriage licenses fa...→

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

A Washington inmate who was granted early release due to the coronavirus pandemic has been arrested after sneaking up behind a woman and choking her on a hikin [...] Read full article: Washington inmate granted early coronavi...→

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Some public health officials fear that Silicon Valley giants' effort to help track the spread of the coronavirus could take privacy concerns too far. Read full article: Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracin...→

Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS seeking reinstatement of in-person visitation during coronavirus pandemic

Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS seeking reinstatement of in-person visitation during coronavirus pandemic

Since March, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services suspended supervised in-person visits between parents and children. Read full article: Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS see...→

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...→

Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus court orders, stays open: 'If I have to sit in jail... I will'

Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus court orders, stays open: 'If I have to sit in jail... I will'

The owner of Prime Fitness & Nutrition, who reopened his gym in Oxford, Mass., in May despite state guidelines requiring it to remain closed, says he will rema [...] Read full article: Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus cou...→

OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coronavirus reporting

OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coronavirus reporting

The federal government has cited a Georgia nursing home for taking longer than 24 hours to report that six workers had been hospitalized with the coronavirus Read full article: OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coro...→

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

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...→

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Federal prosecutors have charged two men who were the subject of police press releases for being re-arrested after a $0 bail release. Read full article: Feds charge East Bay men who were public...→

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...→

Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been taping 'Live' from the Caribbean after coronavirus left her stranded

Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been taping 'Live' from the Caribbean after coronavirus left her stranded

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos have been secretly sheltering in place in the Caribbean amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report. Read full article: Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been t...→

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 ...→

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...→

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

In the jail system, 2,129 inmates are currently quarantined, and 71 are in isolation. Across the sheriff’s department, 275 employees — 164 sworn personnel ­— a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, ...→

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...→

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Some 10 percent of those cut free from Rikers Island due to coronavirus concerns since March have since been arrested — some multiple times, The Post has learn [...] Read full article: Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arreste...→

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has asked for a list names by June 22 of inmates eligible for possible release to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the state prison syste [...] Read full article: Oregon governor to release inmates to sl...→

Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus court orders, stays open: 'If I have to sit in jail... I will'

Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus court orders, stays open: 'If I have to sit in jail... I will'

The owner of Prime Fitness & Nutrition, who reopened his gym in Oxford, Mass., in May despite state guidelines requiring it to remain closed, says he will rema [...] Read full article: Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus cou...→

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

The COVID-19 pandemic is drastically reducing the number of young whooping cranes to be released this fall to help bring back the world’s rarest cranes. Zoos a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cra...→

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...→

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

The lawsuit claims that Amazon engages in "purposeful miscommunication with workers" and "sloppy contact tracing." Read full article: Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coron...→

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

A federal judge also denied a request for the sheriff’s office to quickly turn over records to attorneys for detainees about whether jail is following the cour [...] Read full article: Order to prevent spread of coronavirus a...→

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

A Latin Kings lieutenant in New Bedford who a prosecutor said stands out among over 60 defendants for his violent past asked a federal judge Wednesday to be re [...] Read full article: Latin King lieutenant argues for coronav...→

Escondido Police Say Coronavirus Kept Suspect Out of Jail, Resulting in Crime Spree - Times of San Diego

A man who allegedly stabbed a transient at the culmination of an Escondido crime spree pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and other charges. Read full article: Escondido Police Say Coronavirus Kept Su...→

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Federal prosecutors have charged two men who were the subject of police press releases for being re-arrested after a $0 bail release. Read full article: Feds charge East Bay men who were public...→

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

The World Health Organization said it will temporarily halt global trials of hydroxychloroquine – the malaria drug President Trump said he is taking to prevent [...] Read full article: WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine...→

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...→

Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been taping 'Live' from the Caribbean after coronavirus left her stranded

Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been taping 'Live' from the Caribbean after coronavirus left her stranded

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos have been secretly sheltering in place in the Caribbean amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report. Read full article: Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been t...→

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

A Washington inmate who was granted early release due to the coronavirus pandemic has been arrested after sneaking up behind a woman and choking her on a hikin [...] Read full article: Washington inmate granted early coronavi...→

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office voluntarily dropped its lawsuit Wednesday after a Lake County judge denied its request for a preliminary injunction requiring [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking...→

Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS seeking reinstatement of in-person visitation during coronavirus pandemic

Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS seeking reinstatement of in-person visitation during coronavirus pandemic

Since March, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services suspended supervised in-person visits between parents and children. Read full article: Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS see...→

Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for defying coronavirus ban

Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for defying coronavirus ban

A pastor in Southeast Asia who preached a sermon telling churchgoers they would be immune to coronavirus is facing charges for organizing services in defiance [...] Read full article: Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for...→

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 -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Kelly Loeffler said Democrat governors' policies to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes "wreaked havoc" on nursing homes. Read full article: Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Go...→

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...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

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...→

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

The ex-Northwestern professor accused of stabbing his boyfriend to death in what prosecutors have said was an attempt to fulfill a sexual fetish was again deni [...] Read full article: Ex-Northwestern professor charged in all...→

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 ...→

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Marcus Oakdale Cinema wants to turn itself inside out — by starting a drive-in movie theater. The 16-screen theater is asking the city of Oakdale for a permit [...] Read full article: Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater ...→

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Homes to buy are a challenge. Southern California owners listed 4,137 homes for sale in the week — down 8.9% vs. the previous week; and down 21.8% in a year. Read full article: Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home ...→

OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coronavirus reporting

OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coronavirus reporting

The federal government has cited a Georgia nursing home for taking longer than 24 hours to report that six workers had been hospitalized with the coronavirus Read full article: OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coro...→

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...→

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 ...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Dies Of Coronavirus After 3 Weeks In Hospital

The inmate, booked in February for DWI, was moved to JPS Hospital on May 3 and he died 20 days later at the hospital. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Dies Of Coron...→

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...→

NYC couples seeking marriage licenses face four-month wait due to coronavirus

NYC couples seeking marriage licenses face four-month wait due to coronavirus

Before the office closed in March because of the coronavirus pandemic, it issued upwards of 200 licenses a day, which had to be obtained in person. Read full article: NYC couples seeking marriage licenses fa...→

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...→

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Some public health officials fear that Silicon Valley giants' effort to help track the spread of the coronavirus could take privacy concerns too far. Read full article: Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracin...→

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 ...→

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...→

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 -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Governors 'Wreaked Havoc' on Nursing Homes During Coronavirus

Kelly Loeffler said Democrat governors' policies to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes "wreaked havoc" on nursing homes. Read full article: Exclusive -- Kelly Loeffler: Democrat Go...→

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...→

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...→

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, 102 other employees, 2,599 jail inmates test positive

In the jail system, 2,129 inmates are currently quarantined, and 71 are in isolation. Across the sheriff’s department, 275 employees — 164 sworn personnel ­— a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: 249 LA sheriff’s deputies, ...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

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...→

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Some 10 percent of those cut free from Rikers Island due to coronavirus concerns since March have since been arrested — some multiple times, The Post has learn [...] Read full article: Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arreste...→

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...→

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has asked for a list names by June 22 of inmates eligible for possible release to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the state prison syste [...] Read full article: Oregon governor to release inmates to sl...→

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

The ex-Northwestern professor accused of stabbing his boyfriend to death in what prosecutors have said was an attempt to fulfill a sexual fetish was again deni [...] Read full article: Ex-Northwestern professor charged in all...→

Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus court orders, stays open: 'If I have to sit in jail... I will'

Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus court orders, stays open: 'If I have to sit in jail... I will'

The owner of Prime Fitness & Nutrition, who reopened his gym in Oxford, Mass., in May despite state guidelines requiring it to remain closed, says he will rema [...] Read full article: Massachusetts gym defies coronavirus cou...→

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 ...→

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

The COVID-19 pandemic is drastically reducing the number of young whooping cranes to be released this fall to help bring back the world’s rarest cranes. Zoos a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cra...→

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...→

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater seeking drive-in option

Marcus Oakdale Cinema wants to turn itself inside out — by starting a drive-in movie theater. The 16-screen theater is asking the city of Oakdale for a permit [...] Read full article: Amid coronavirus, Oakdale movie theater ...→

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home sales up for 6 straight weeks

Homes to buy are a challenge. Southern California owners listed 4,137 homes for sale in the week — down 8.9% vs. the previous week; and down 21.8% in a year. Read full article: Coronavirus rebound: SoCal pending home ...→

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coronavirus protection, not money

The lawsuit claims that Amazon engages in "purposeful miscommunication with workers" and "sloppy contact tracing." Read full article: Amazon sued by NYC workers seeking coron...→

OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coronavirus reporting

OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coronavirus reporting

The federal government has cited a Georgia nursing home for taking longer than 24 hours to report that six workers had been hospitalized with the coronavirus Read full article: OSHA cites nursing home for delayed coro...→

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

Order to prevent spread of coronavirus at Cook County Jail to continue while sheriff’s office appeals

A federal judge also denied a request for the sheriff’s office to quickly turn over records to attorneys for detainees about whether jail is following the cour [...] Read full article: Order to prevent spread of coronavirus a...→

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, South Bay activists push for more releases

Entire minimum-security jail camp in Milpitas is being screened for COVID-19 after two inmates test positive in consecutive days. Read full article: Coronavirus: Amid new jail infections, S...→

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...→

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

A Latin Kings lieutenant in New Bedford who a prosecutor said stands out among over 60 defendants for his violent past asked a federal judge Wednesday to be re [...] Read full article: Latin King lieutenant argues for coronav...→

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...→

Escondido Police Say Coronavirus Kept Suspect Out of Jail, Resulting in Crime Spree - Times of San Diego

A man who allegedly stabbed a transient at the culmination of an Escondido crime spree pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and other charges. Read full article: Escondido Police Say Coronavirus Kept Su...→

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 ...→

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Federal prosecutors have charged two men who were the subject of police press releases for being re-arrested after a $0 bail release. Read full article: Feds charge East Bay men who were public...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Dies Of Coronavirus After 3 Weeks In Hospital

The inmate, booked in February for DWI, was moved to JPS Hospital on May 3 and he died 20 days later at the hospital. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Dies Of Coron...→

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatments pending safety review

The World Health Organization said it will temporarily halt global trials of hydroxychloroquine – the malaria drug President Trump said he is taking to prevent [...] Read full article: WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine...→

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...→

NYC couples seeking marriage licenses face four-month wait due to coronavirus

NYC couples seeking marriage licenses face four-month wait due to coronavirus

Before the office closed in March because of the coronavirus pandemic, it issued upwards of 200 licenses a day, which had to be obtained in person. Read full article: NYC couples seeking marriage licenses fa...→

Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been taping 'Live' from the Caribbean after coronavirus left her stranded

Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been taping 'Live' from the Caribbean after coronavirus left her stranded

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos have been secretly sheltering in place in the Caribbean amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report. Read full article: Kelly Ripa reveals she's secretly been t...→

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...→

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

A Washington inmate who was granted early release due to the coronavirus pandemic has been arrested after sneaking up behind a woman and choking her on a hikin [...] Read full article: Washington inmate granted early coronavi...→

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...→

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office voluntarily dropped its lawsuit Wednesday after a Lake County judge denied its request for a preliminary injunction requiring [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking...→

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Some public health officials fear that Silicon Valley giants' effort to help track the spread of the coronavirus could take privacy concerns too far. Read full article: Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracin...→

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 dismisses lawsuit against DCFS seeking reinstatement of in-person visitation during coronavirus pandemic

Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS seeking reinstatement of in-person visitation during coronavirus pandemic

Since March, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services suspended supervised in-person visits between parents and children. Read full article: Judge dismisses lawsuit against DCFS see...→

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 ...→

Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for defying coronavirus ban

Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for defying coronavirus ban

A pastor in Southeast Asia who preached a sermon telling churchgoers they would be immune to coronavirus is facing charges for organizing services in defiance [...] Read full article: Myanmar pastor faces 3 years in jail for...→