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Virginia Doctor Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison for Illegally Prescribing Opioids

A Virginia doctor who prosecutors said ran his medical practice like an interstate drug distribution ring was sentenced Wednesday to 40 years in prison...

Convenience Store In North Korean Prison Exploits Convicts, Family Members

Guards at a prison camp in North Korea have recently enlarged a convenience store attached to the facility, pressuring inmates’ relatives to spend money...

Criminal Justice Reform Bill Gets Passed By the U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved legislation to decrease America’s substantial prison population by lowering some mandatory federal sentences, giving inmates added opportunities...

Journalists Around The World Faced Intimidation and Prison in 2018: Report

A multipronged crackdown on the press continued throughout 2018, the Committee to Protect Journalists concludes in a report published Thursday. Imprisonment, intimidation and allegations that journalists produce...

Exclusive: Coping with the Stigma of Being an Ex Prisoner is not Easy, says Bengali Film Actor Nigel Akkara

By Deepanita Das Sep 10, 2017: “Every Fighter has that one fight that makes or breaks him- Elia Kazan.” The above line sits appropriately on ex-convict turned...

Ex Women Prison Inmates Get to Start a New Life in Hyderabad

July 27, 2017: Criminals also have a life beyond the expiration of retribution period. A group of former prison inmates and undertrials have been...

Egyptian-American Charity Worker released from Prison after nearly 3 years of Detention

CAIRO, April 21, 2017: Egyptian-American charity worker Aya Hijazi was released from prison after nearly three years of detention, her lawyer said Wednesday. The lawyer, Taher...

Ministry of Public Security announces Jail remission for nearly 25,000 prisoners in Vietnam

Vietnam, September 1, 2016: As many as 24,826 prisoners across Vietnam shall benefit from the remission of sentence ordered ahead of the country's 71st...

Mother’s Protest to speak to her children over phone: Iranian Human Rights Defender Narges Mohammadi on hunger strike

Narges Mohammadi, a human rights activist won 2009 Alexander Langer Award for her human rights activities and City of Paris medal for her peaceful activism An...

British Muslim sentenced to Life Imprisonment for ISIS-Inspired Knife Attack

Nadir Syed was arrested hours after buying a chef's knife in November 2014 The 'fatwa' that inspired Nadir Syed urged followers to rise up...

In 1979, Khmer Rouge Prison Chief was ordered to execute everyone at Security Centre

Duch was ordered to destroy the prison and kill remaining internees on the eve of the Vietnamese military’s arrival in Phnom Penh Chum...

Bihar: Police find rods, knives, phone, cash in Beur Jail

Patna: A day after an undertrial prisoner was killed in Beur Central Jail in Bihar, police recovered from inmates five iron rods, six knives, a...

Norway: Breivik sues government for human rights violation

Oslo: Norway's mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has sued the government for violating his human rights by exposing him to extreme isolation in prison,...

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Yerwada Jail Is Now Unlocked For Tourists

Marking a new chapter for tourists, the Maharashtra government will throw open important prisons in the state for 'jail tourism', starting this Republic Day...

Mountain Kilimanjaro Is Scaled By A Telangana IPS Officer

The Indian Police Service IPS official reached the top of Mountain Kilimanjaro, 5,895 meters above sea level, on January 21 at 08.15 a.m. (local...

Amit Shah Claims North East Has The Potential To Become A Tourist Hub

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that the central government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is leaving no stone unturned in...