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Two female inmates fail to return from furlough

The Dept. of Public Safety reports Sunday that Women’s Community Correctional Center inmates Cheryl Nihoa and Jorelyn Pacariem failed to return from their furlough passes. State Sheriffs and Honolulu Police were notified in both instances. 160 more words

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CHANDRA BOZELKO: Why We Let Prison Rape Go On

New York Times: ORANGE, Conn. — IT’S been called “America’s most ‘open’ secret”: According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, around 80,000 women and men a year are sexually abused in American correctional facilities. 147 more words

Crime

SEXY CELEBRITY REVEALS TO INMATES THE VALUE OF EATING VEGAN

In order to show the value of eating Vegan, Baywatch star and Playboy model, Pamela Anderson, recently visited a jail in Phoenix, Arizona.

Sheriff Joe Arpaio joined Pamela Anderson and a representative from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals on the tour and ate one of the vegetarian meals served to inmates. 22 more words

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Nutin But A Party: Tennessee Inmates Posts Pictures Of Cash, Drugs And More On Facebook (Video)

I’ve started to notice that there’s a side of prison that Beyond Scared Straight is not showing these kids. Apparently, jail can be one big party complete with drugs, cash and selfies. 513 more words

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CROCUSES AND EMPATHY

What’s this about April being the cruelest month?* You’d never catch a pollinator saying that! Not in this latitude, anyway. After a seemingly endless winter, with its freezing sleep, the earth is waking up—and I, for one, spend my days diving in and out of crocuses. 627 more words

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Social Work Struggles

I returned to work on Monday. One week post-op. No real issues in that department. What I am sad about is that some people at my job tell me I’m too invested. 791 more words

Mental Illness

Prison Hunger Protester Says Warden Made Some Changes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The organizer of a hunger strike at Ohio’s highest security prison says inmates decided to end their protest after negotiating some changes with the warden. 125 more words

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