Posts Tagged: prison

Prisoner Collects $30,000 in Unemployment

This guy was convicted because he tattooed evidence of murder on his chest, but he was clever enough to collect $30,000 in unemployment while serving time in prison. Read about the killer who collected unemployment while in jail on the

Prisoner Collects $30,000 in Unemployment

This guy was convicted because he tattooed evidence of murder on his chest, but he was clever enough to collect $30,000 in unemployment while serving time in prison. Read about the killer who collected unemployment while in jail on the

Inmate Loses Bid for Sex Change

A transgender California inmate has lost a legal bid for a sex-change operation at taxpayer expense. Lyralisa Stevens, who was born male but lives as a female, is serving 50 years to life for killing a San Bernardino County woman

Inmate Loses Bid for Sex Change

A transgender California inmate has lost a legal bid for a sex-change operation at taxpayer expense. Lyralisa Stevens, who was born male but lives as a female, is serving 50 years to life for killing a San Bernardino County woman

Women to be Released from Prison under California Law

Half of the women in the state’s prisons are serving terms for non-serious, non-violent and non-sexual crimes, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Most women who commit crime fall into the population that will be released under

Women to be Released from Prison under California Law

Half of the women in the state’s prisons are serving terms for non-serious, non-violent and non-sexual crimes, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Most women who commit crime fall into the population that will be released under

California Justice Is Random

Two men locked for years in grim, windowless isolation cells at Pelican Bay State Prison have completely different criminal records. The dichotomy illustrates the challenge that corrections officials face as they overhaul the state’s controversial Security Housing Units. Read more

California Justice Is Random

Two men locked for years in grim, windowless isolation cells at Pelican Bay State Prison have completely different criminal records. The dichotomy illustrates the challenge that corrections officials face as they overhaul the state’s controversial Security Housing Units. Read more

California to Ban Cellphones in Prison

Charles Manson is just one of the felons who has been caught with a cellphone. Read more from the LA Times.

California to Ban Cellphones in Prison

Charles Manson is just one of the felons who has been caught with a cellphone. Read more from the LA Times.