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On Thursday the Massachusetts Parole Board OK'd the release of an inmate that was sentenced to life for first-degree murder as a teen.

Board Approves Parole for Man Convicted as Juvenile<p>Frederick Christian is the first of 65 eligible inmates to have his release granted as a result of …

I am on federal probation. Is it legal for me to bring counsel with me when speaking to the probation officer? For example, my probation officer keeps asking me if I have been committing any crimes lately. If I say no, I will get arrested for lying to probation officer and if I say yes, I will get arrested for probation violation. What should I do?

I am on federal probation. Is it legal for me to bring counsel with me when speaking to the probation officer? For example, my probation officer …

Parole And Technology: Prison Breakthrough

IN MONTY PYTHON'S "Life of Brian", the Jerusalem crowd picks wrongdoers for Pontius Pilate to release according to whether their names begin with "r", since they find it amusing that the Roman governor cannot pronounce that letter. ("Welease Woger!"). Two thousand years later, America aims to …

Parole

Over 3,000 US prisoners serving life without parole for non-violent crimes

ACLU report chronicles thousands of lives ruined by life sentences for crimes such as shoplifting or possession of a crack pipe<p>At about 12.40pm on 2 January 1996, Timothy Jackson took a jacket from the Maison Blanche department store in New Orleans, draped it over his arm, and walked out of the …

don't have any violation if i were to get a violation is there county time or prison

Does one violation from parole send you to prison or do u go to county jail<p>don't have any violation if i were to get a violation is there county time …

O.J. Simpson paroled on some charges, but will remain in Nevada prison

O.J. Simpson has been granted parole on some charges stemming from his 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery convictions involving the holdup of two sports memorabilia dealers at a Las Vegas hotel room.<p>But the order doesn't mean Simpson will be released any time soon.<p>The Nevada Board of Parole …

O.J. Simpson

Probation Ordered for Man Who Duped Elderly Arlington Heights Couple

A 25-year-old Mount Prospect has been ordered to serve 24 months of probation after collecting $4,300 from an elderly Arlington Heights couple last …

Senior Citizen

Legal aid cuts: solicitors and probation officers begin mass walkouts

Demonstrators protest against MoJ's 'dangerous' plans to slice £215m out of department's annual budget for legal aid<p>Criminal solicitors and probation officers have begun 48 hours of industrial action in protest against cuts to legal aid and the privatising of offender rehabilitation services.<p>The …

The probation trust that's now employing ex-offenders as mentors

London Probation Trust also set up a council where former offenders could share feedback on probation services • Grassroots engagement runner up in Public Services Awards<p>Ex-offenders are being employed as engagement workers by the London Probation Trust to help reach reluctant service users.<p>Working …

Date and Acquaintance Rape - Presentation Version and Full Version

Here is the presentation (shorter version as presented and a longer version) I gave at the Tucson YWCA yesterday as part of Sexual Assault Awareness …

Center for Problem-Oriented Policing | Problem Guides | Acquaintance Rape of College Students

Acquaintance Rape of College Students<p>Guide No. 17 (2002)<p><b>The Problem of Aquaintance Rape of College Students</b><p>Rape is the most common violent crime on …

This New App Could've Prevented My Friend's Rape

In the age of Snapchat, Angry Birds, and Candy Crush, why did no one think of this sooner?<p>It reads like a <i>Law & Order: SVU</i> episode, but it's true: A year ago, a friend of mine left her two roommates at a bar to walk the three blocks home to their apartment in a yuppie Boston neighborhood. She wanted …

The Gentleman Who Raped Me

"The gentleman who raped me is friends with my boyfriend." I felt the hair on my arm physically move as we were all seated in the auditorium. Stories were being shared by survivors after our walk for Take Back The Night. Walk is different from March. March is different from Rally. Rallies mean we …

Royal Weddings

Dating Without a Voice: A Tale of Dating With A Jaw Wired Shut (Part 1)

I try to purse my cracked lips open, sputtering through the mesh of teeth and wire. At first it's just saliva, but then the colors begin to run red. Pressing against the back of my teeth with my tongue, I try to push the refuse through what gaps I can to no avail.<p>Finally, I take my fingers, covered …

Relationships

A flawed investigation: The rape case of FSU quarterback Jameis Winston

Early on the morning of Dec. 7, 2012, a freshman at Florida State University reported that she had been raped by a stranger somewhere off campus …

Man jailed for attempting to rape stranger after offering to help her

A 29-YEAR-OLD man has been jailed for attempting to rape a stranger in a Bolton town centre back street – after initially offering to protect her …

Portland police arrest registered sex offender in Steel Bridge rape case

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -<p>A little more than a month after a woman was sexually assaulted near Portland's Steel Bridge, police arrested a registered sex …

California state senator Leland Yee arrested in FBI sweep

A longtime California politician who was praised for his efforts to make government more transparent and authored gun control legislation was arrested Wednesday, accused of conspiracy to deal firearms and wire fraud.<p>The allegations against State Sen. Leland Yee were outlined in an FBI affidavit in …

Mayor of Charlotte resigns after public corruption, bribe charges

The mayor of Charlotte, N.C. -- the state's largest city and the site of the 2012 Democratic National Convention -- resigned Wednesday hours after he was charged with federal public corruption and accused of taking bribes in an FBI sting.<p>City spokesman Keith Richardson said Mayor Patrick Cannon …

Reid on need for ObamaCare extension: People 'not educated' about Internet

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid tried to explain the Obama administration's latest decision to extend a key ObamaCare deadline by saying people just "are not educated on how to use the Internet."<p>The explanation, which glossed over the myriad technical problems HealthCare.gov had for weeks after …