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Prison Rights: Scotland Is About To Ban Inmates From Smoking

A 2015 survey found that 72 percent of prisoners smoked, more than three times the proportion of the general population......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 17th, 2017

Letters: No justification

'Extra-judicial' killing of eight inmates, who "escaped" from a high-security prison in Bhopal shows India's human rights record in poor light.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 1st, 2016

Majority of Texans players kneel during national anthem after owner"s comment about "inmates running the prison"

Many Houston Texans players knelt on Sunday after team owner Bob McNair made a controversial comment over national anthem protests. McNair referred to the need to stop anthem protests .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 29th, 2017

Houston Texans players reportedly wanted to stage a walkout after team owner Bob McNair compared NFL players to "inmates running the prison"

Thomas B. Shea/Getty Houston Texans owner Bob McNair drew criticism for saying during a meeting over national anthem protests in the NFL, "We can't have the inmates runn.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 27th, 2017

Texans owner Bob McNair facing backlash for saying NFL can"t have "inmates running the prison" about national anthem protests

Texans owner Bob McNair facing backlash for saying NFL can"t have "inmates running the prison" about national anthem protests.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 27th, 2017

The "underwear bomber" to sue government over restricting his rights in prison

A man who tried to set off a bomb in his underwear on a plane on Christmas day is suing the government for imprisoning him. He says being cut off from the outsid.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 20th, 2017

Dentist couple Talwars to visit Dasna Jail every 15 days to check inmates

Rajesh and Nupur Talwar had helped revive the near 'defunct' dental department at the prison hospital, a jail official said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 15th, 2017

Hurricane Harvey: Texas Prison Inmates Raise $53,000 For Victims

Prison inmates in Texas have raised $53,000 to give Hurricane Harvey victims......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 14th, 2017

Prison Break Live Updates: Pasquotank Correctional Institute Inmates See Multiple Injuries As Chaos Breaks Out

Prisoners set a fire inside the prison, according to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 12th, 2017

Woman imprisoned and beaten for waving rainbow flag as Egypt cracks down on gay rights

Thomson ReutersCAIRO (Reuters) - Sarah Hegazy has been jailed, beaten by inmates, and .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 6th, 2017

Inmate Sues Kansas Prison for "Imposing Christian Propaganda"

Shari Webber-Dunn, an inmate serving a murder charge in Kansas, said her First Amendment rights were violated by "Christian propaganda" posted in the prison......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 21st, 2017

Hurricane Irma: Guantanamo Bay Will Not Evacuate Terror Suspects As Storm Heads for Cuba

The secretive military prison houses 41 inmates, including the alleged plotters of 9/11......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 7th, 2017

37 inmates killed in government raid on Venezuelan prison

REUTERS/AVN/Alexander Gomez/Handout PUERTO ORDAZ, Venezuela (Reuters) - Thirty-seven inmates were killed during an overnight raid by government security forces on a prison in Venezuela's southern jung.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 16th, 2017

Cambodian court upholds prison term for land rights activist

A Cambodian court has upheld a 2½-year prison term against a prominent land rights activist accused of inciting violence at a protest she helped lead outside of Prime Minister Hun Sen's residence......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 8th, 2017

What"s It Really Like To Work In A Prison Goat Milk Farm? We Asked Inmates

Whole Foods has been forced to stop selling goat cheese made from milk that came from a prison farm, where inmates work for less than a dollar an hour. Yet the inmates themselves.....»»

Category: topSource: nprJul 20th, 2017

2 Georgia inmates who are "dangerous beyond description" at large after killing 2 prison guards

Screenshot/NBC10(Associated Press) — T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2017

Appeals court tosses FCC cap on cost of calls to prisons

A federal appeals court has tossed regulations intended to cap the price of some calls to prison inmates, which can cost families thousands of dollars a year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 13th, 2017

Appeals court tosses FCC cap on cost of calls to prisons

A federal appeals court has tossed regulation capping the price of some calls to prison inmates, which can cost families thousands of dollars a year.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJun 13th, 2017

Manhunt underway for inmates who killed 2 prison guards in Georgia

Manhunt underway for inmates who killed 2 prison guards in Georgia.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2017

Israel Reaches Deal With Palestinian Prisoners to End Hunger Strike

Palestinian prisoners ended a hunger strike that lasted about 40 days after the leader of the fast, Marwan Barghouti, reached an agreement with Israel’s prison service on improved conditions for inmates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 27th, 2017

8 guards and 7 inmates were sent to the hospital after a brawl at a California prison

AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, FileSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Eight California prison guards and seven inmates were taken to hospitals after a fight between t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 24th, 2017