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The Hill
Federal prisons ordered to provide pads, tampons to female inmatesThe Federal Bureau of Prisons has directed all prisons to provide female inmate
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
The Federal Bureau of Prisons has directed all prisons to provide female inmates with pads, tampons and panty liners free of charge. The agency sent a memo at the beginning of August directing wardens to ensure "female inmates have access to a range... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Prison sentence ends today for ex-House speaker Dennis HastertCHICAGO — Dennis Hastert is no longer taking orders from the Federal Bureau of
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
CHICAGO — Dennis Hastert is no longer taking orders from the Federal Bureau of Prisons. The former House Speaker’s prison sentence ends today and he begins two years of court supervision. He served 13 months of a 15 month sentence at a prison in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fugitive from Watertown arrested in Puerto Ricosaid Sullivan. It was unclear whether Bray would then return to federal court
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
said Sullivan. It was unclear whether Bray would then return to federal court in Boston or be transferred to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Court records show Bray suffers from some age-related health issues, and the federal prison in... Read more
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FOX News
Becoming a prisoner in the federal prison system -- Surprising courtesy at a seminar no one wants to attendall worldly goods, given a jumpsuit, assigned a cell and so on. Surely that go
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
all worldly goods, given a jumpsuit, assigned a cell and so on. Surely that goes on in some places, but some folks in the Federal Bureau of Prisons realized that it was a waste of time to keep on answering the same questions over and over again... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Victim in 2015 shooting incident sentenced for unlawful gun possessionyou'll be dead before you can commit more crimes. And I think you know that."
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
you'll be dead before you can commit more crimes. And I think you know that." He sentenced Christopher to 22 months in the Federal Bureau of Prisons and two years of supervised release. Lying on the floor with a serious wound, Christopher was... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Targeting dealers in Connecticut overdose cases making a differencea generation not to smoke, we can teach kids not to use pills.” More convictio
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
a generation not to smoke, we can teach kids not to use pills.” More convictions leads to potentially more inmates in the Federal Bureau of Prisons and more people tasked with readjusting to society after a period of incarceration. Warren... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bureau of Prisons requires free tampons for female inmates, following Harris billThe federal Bureau of Prisons quietly issued a new policy last week requiring p
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
The federal Bureau of Prisons quietly issued a new policy last week requiring prisons to provide free tampons and maxi-pads to female inmates. The new operations memorandum was released less than a month after Sen. Kamala Harris, D-CA, and three... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Targeting dealers in Connecticut overdose cases making a differenceto smoke, we can teach kids not to use pills.” Ripple effects More conviction
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
to smoke, we can teach kids not to use pills.” Ripple effects More convictions leads to potentially more inmates in the Federal Bureau of Prisons and more people tasked with readjusting to society after a period of incarceration. Warren... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Maggio assigned to prison in KentuckyThe federal Bureau of Prisons has assigned former Circuit Judge Michael Maggio
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
The federal Bureau of Prisons has assigned former Circuit Judge Michael Maggio to a prison in eastern Kentucky. Maggio, 56, is assigned to the federal prison camp in Pine Knot, Ky., according to the bureau. He recently began serving a 10-year... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Free access to tampons gains political tractionhygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; m
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
hygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; many do not. A policy document for the federal Bureau of Prisons simply says, �Products for female hygiene needs shall be available.� Andrea James, executive... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Documents unsealed in ongoing Bolton appealtax returns. Charles was sentenced to a total of 45 months, and Linda was sente
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
tax returns. Charles was sentenced to a total of 45 months, and Linda was sentenced to 30 months in the custody of the Federal Bureau of Prisons. The latest court filing issued by Starrett orders “Charles Bolton to respond to the government’s... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Free access to tampons gains political tractionhygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; m
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
hygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; many do not. A policy document for the federal Bureau of Prisons simply says, "Products for female hygiene needs shall be available." Andrea James, executive... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Free access to tampons gains political tractionhygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; m
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
hygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; many do not. A policy document for the federal Bureau of Prisons simply says, "Products for female hygiene needs shall be available." Andrea James, executive... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Free access to tampons gains political tractionhygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; m
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
hygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; many do not. A policy document for the federal Bureau of Prisons simply says, "Products for female hygiene needs shall be available." Andrea James, executive... Read more
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The News-Times
Free access to tampons gains political tractionhygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; m
The News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
hygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; many do not. A policy document for the federal Bureau of Prisons simply says, "Products for female hygiene needs shall be available." Andrea James, executive... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Free access to tampons gains political tractionhygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; m
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
hygiene. Some jails provide pads that women can help themselves to as needed; many do not. A policy document for the federal Bureau of Prisons simply says, "Products for female hygiene needs shall be available." Andrea James, executive... Read more
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International Business Times
Drugs in America: Ohio's opioid crisis means its morgues are overflowing at the time of sentencing with support made available in prisons. Such approac
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
at the time of sentencing with support made available in prisons. Such approaches have reduced reoffending and give offenders more opportunities to rebuild their lives when they return to the community, according to the Federal Bureau of P... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Boca Raton prison management company Geo posts 2 percent profit dropbe a beneficiary of the Trump Administration’s crackdowns of illegal immigratio
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
be a beneficiary of the Trump Administration’s crackdowns of illegal immigration. The company also operates prisons for the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Quarterly net income was $31 million, or 25 cents a share, compared to $23 million, or 21 cents a... Read more
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Business Wire
The GEO Group Reports Second Quarter 2017 Resultsin late August 2017. Fourth quarter 2017 guidance also reflects the previously
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
in late August 2017. Fourth quarter 2017 guidance also reflects the previously announced new ten-year contracts with the Federal Bureau of Prisons for 3,532 beds at GEO’s company-owned Big Spring and Flight Line Facilities in Texas which will... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Regional jail idea floated in 5 countiesprivatization. With the exception of the Bowie County lockup in Texas, no stat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
privatization. With the exception of the Bowie County lockup in Texas, no state inmates are housed in private jails. (The federal Bureau of Prisons announced plans last year to phase out private prisons, though that has been reversed under... Read more
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BBC News
Opioid crisis: Five ways to tackle the US drug epidemicapproaches have reduced reoffending and give offenders more opportunities when
BBC News / Posted 11 days ago
approaches have reduced reoffending and give offenders more opportunities when they return to the community, the Federal Bureau of Prisons says.Invest in data and knowledge The opioid crisis emerged in large part from poor understanding... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte robbery suspect sentenced to 103 months in prisonthree years of supervised release. Austin pleaded guilty to one count of Hobbs
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
three years of supervised release. Austin pleaded guilty to one count of Hobbs Act Robbery and one count of bank robbery. He remains in federal custody and will be transferred to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Copyright 2017 WBTV. All r... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Paul DeJong Is Breakout MLB Star Thanks in Part to Man Serving 4 Years in Prisonto five criminal charges, was permanently banned from baseball and sentenced to
Bleacher Report / Posted 13 days ago
to five criminal charges, was permanently banned from baseball and sentenced to 46 months in prison. According to the Federal Bureau of Prisons website, he's serving his time at FCI Cumberland in Cumberland, Maryland, with a release date of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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The Hill
Senators push federal prisons to expand compassionate releasethe use of compassionate release. In a letter Thursday, Sen. Brian Schatz (D-H
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
the use of compassionate release. In a letter Thursday, Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) and 11 other senators asked acting Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Director Thomas Kane and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to take a serious look at a... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Woman, 'most successful tax fraudster' in Oregon history, sentenced to probationcalled short bowel syndrome that resulted from an unrelated surgery, would acco
OregonLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
called short bowel syndrome that resulted from an unrelated surgery, would accomplish nothing except an expense for the federal Bureau of Prisons. "She is desperately ill ... better off to be taken care of in the environment where she is,''... Read more
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FOX News
Sessions taps Army general to lead federal prison systemGeneral Jeff Sessions' tough-on-crime policies. Sessions announced Tuesday tha
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
General Jeff Sessions' tough-on-crime policies. Sessions announced Tuesday that General Mark S. Inch would lead the federal Bureau of Prisons. He has 35 years of military service. Sessions says Inch was a former military policeman who was... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A state by state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
Darien News-Review / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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The New Canaan News
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
The New Canaan News / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A state-state look at juvenile life without paroleYouth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
Youth. That includes those whose sentences were mandated by law, and others who got that term at a judge's discretion. The Federal Bureau of Prisons says it's aware of only 20 such inmates. Resentenced or Released: The Campaign says 23 federal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Norwalk ZBA votes against Quintard Avenue halfway houseuse in a residential neighborhood. More than three-dozen residents opposed to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
use in a residential neighborhood. More than three-dozen residents opposed to the facility, which would operate under the Federal Bureau of Prisons, attended the resumption of the public hearing, which was devoted to rebuttal from Firetree and... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Cartel meth trafficker in Charlotte sentenced to nine years in jailfrom possessing a firearm. Canino-Morales is currently in federal custody and
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
from possessing a firearm. Canino-Morales is currently in federal custody and will be transferred to the custody of the Federal Bureau of Prisons upon designation of a federal facility. Morales-Matos previously pleaded guilty to drug... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas bank robber who fled in taxi to spend 9 months in prisonafter the 10th grade, Pierce wrote in a sentencing memorandum. He suggested in
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
after the 10th grade, Pierce wrote in a sentencing memorandum. He suggested in the memorandum that Chafin be enrolled in a federal Bureau of Prisons program, the Shock Incarceration Program, that would put him on a regimented schedule, provide... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bank robber who fled in taxi to spend 9 months in prisonafter the 10th grade, Pierce wrote in a sentencing memorandum. He suggested in
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
after the 10th grade, Pierce wrote in a sentencing memorandum. He suggested in the memorandum that Chafin be enrolled in a federal Bureau of Prisons program, the Shock Incarceration Program, that would put him on a regimented schedule, provide... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Maggio said to plan appeal to high court56, reported to the U.S. marshal in downtown Little Rock to begin his 10-year p
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
56, reported to the U.S. marshal in downtown Little Rock to begin his 10-year prison sentence one week ago today. The Federal Bureau of Prisons had not assigned him to a federal facility as of Tuesday afternoon. He was being held temporarily... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Buju Banton fully booked2011 for drug trafficking. He is one of 1,660 inmates at a federal correctional
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
2011 for drug trafficking. He is one of 1,660 inmates at a federal correctional facility in Georgia. According to the Federal Bureau of Prisons website, Buju Banton is due for release on December 8, 2018. Germain produced most of Banton’s... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Operation Emero: Prison bust targets 20 members of Mexican mafiamembers. According to prosecutors, two key groups in the alleged criminal acti
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 23 days ago
members. According to prosecutors, two key groups in the alleged criminal activity were identified as being led by Federal Bureau of Prisons inmate Jose "Bat" Marquez and California death row inmate Ronaldo Ayala. As a result of Operation... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Ex-LA County Sheriff Lee Baca avoids surrender to prison, for nowfor another trial. The filing automatically triggers a temporary stay, meaning
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
for another trial. The filing automatically triggers a temporary stay, meaning Baca does not have to surrender to the federal Bureau of Prisons on Tuesday. Baca’s attorney, Nathan Hochman, said his client should be allowed to remain at home... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man gets sentence for thefts at depotparts to Tri-State but was ordered to pay the full $762,000 in restitution. Sc
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
parts to Tri-State but was ordered to pay the full $762,000 in restitution. Schroeder told Autrey he must surrender to the Federal Bureau of Prisons by 2 p.m. Sept. 12. After his release from prison, Autrey will be supervised by federal officials... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
19 Mexican Mafia Associates Charged: DAviolence to inspire fear and intimidation," Stephan said in a statement. Two p
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 25 days ago
violence to inspire fear and intimidation," Stephan said in a statement. Two principle gang leaders were revealed to be Federal Bureau of Prisons inmate Jose "Bat" Marquez and California death row inmate Ronaldo Ayala. The DA stated joint... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
DA files extortion, other charges against 19 following 3-year Mexican Mafia stingmembers. According to prosecutors, two key groups in the alleged criminal acti
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
members. According to prosecutors, two key groups in the alleged criminal activity were identified as being led by Federal Bureau of Prisons inmate Jose "Bat'' Marquez and California death row inmate Ronaldo Ayala. As a result of Operation... Read more
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