Posts Tagged ‘prison

Finally Free!! Texas Man Wrongfully Imprisoned For 27 Years Finally Gets His Freedom

August 2, 2010

HOUSTON – For Michael Green, exonerated by DNA after serving 27 years for a sexual assault he did not commit, it’s the end of a long ordeal. But an even more difficult struggle could be just beginning. For nearly three decades, Green’s life has fit into 40 square feet. He’s been told when to go […]

Dirty Cop Interrogated, Then Murdered On Tape Leads Mexican Police To Arrest Prison Officials Who Allowed Inmates Out Nightly To Execute At Least 30 People

July 28, 2010

MONTERREY, Mexico – The warden of a prison in the northern state of Durango is under arrest on suspicion she let inmates leave the facility to carry out killings in the nearby city of Torreon, the Mexican Attorney General’s Office said. In custody along with warden Margarita Rojas Rodriguez are her deputy, Francisco Carlos Alberto […]

T.I. Says Prison Took Him Off His Positive Path “It Did Make Me Worse In A Sense”

July 22, 2010

  Almost immediately after he finished a jail bid for gun charges in March, T.I. set out to reclaim his status as a hip-hop king — hitting the mixtape circuit and huddling in the studio with Lady Gaga and Swizz Beatz. But that doesn’t mean jail wasn’t a serious setback. “It did make me worse […]

Actor Wesley Snipes Loses Appeal, Will Serve 3 Year Prison Sentence For Tax Evasion

July 16, 2010

Actor Wesley Snipes was dealt a devastating blow today by a federal appeals court. His 36 month prison sentence was upheld by the court for tax evasion according to TMZ. The ‘New Jack City‘ actor tried to argue that the sentence was unreasonable, but that argument failed. Snipes originally got in trouble in 2008 when […]

”Skinny Suge” ,Producer Of ‘Stop Snitching’ DVDs, Sentenced To 20 Years In Federal Prison

June 28, 2010

The star and co-producer of the “Stop Snitching” videos — a man who came to symbolize Baltimore’s violent street scene and a culture that threatens witnesses who cooperate with police — was sentenced Friday to nearly 20 years in federal prison. Removing Ronnie Thomas, better known as “Skinny Suge,” from city streets ends a years-long […]

Black Rob Released From Prison,,Harlem Rapper Talks Prison Life And Says Diddy Turned His Back On Him

May 5, 2010

BET: Black Rob is back. After being sentenced to seven years in prison back in 2006 for failing to show up to a previous sentence hearing for a grand larceny charge, the rapper is now a free man. In an exclusive interview with BET News, two hours after being released from prison, Black Rob (born […]