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The Record Searchlight
Supervisors approve moving forward with public safety plansillness. The annual cost of placing 64 beds in the county jail basement, and a
Supervisors approve moving forward with public safety plans
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 minutes ago
illness. The annual cost of placing 64 beds in the county jail basement, and a possible additional 128 beds at the county justice center, would range from $345,000 to $600,000. Construction costs to bring those two buildings up to the necessary... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
N.O. opens new juvenile justice centerresilient. City justice officials were hailing it as a new day as they cut the
N.O. opens new juvenile justice center
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
resilient. City justice officials were hailing it as a new day as they cut the ribbon on the new $47 million Juvenile Justice Center, and they say it could go a long way in turning around the lives of youthful offenders. It is located on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
N.O. opens new juvenile justice centerresilient. City justice officials were hailing it as a new day as they cut the
N.O. opens new juvenile justice center
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted an hour ago
resilient. City justice officials were hailing it as a new day as they cut the ribbon on the new $47 million Juvenile Justice Center, and they say it could go a long way in turning around the lives of youthful offenders. It is located on... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Utility subsidies delayed for Warren Apartments residentsdone. “Once those payments weren’t made on time, my credit was chopped in half
Utility subsidies delayed for Warren Apartments residents
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted an hour ago
done. “Once those payments weren’t made on time, my credit was chopped in half,” said Crawford. The Mid-South Peace and Justice Center said its been working with the government to resolve the issue. They've spoken to MLGW, which said it's... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Guilford County gets grant to launch camp for children experiencing domestic violenceand neglect every year, advocates are excited about an opportunity to help thos
Guilford County gets grant to launch camp for children experiencing domestic violence
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 hours ago
and neglect every year, advocates are excited about an opportunity to help those kids long-term. Guilford County Family Justice Center Director Catherine Johnson says they were awarded a $10,000 grant to help launch Camp Hope America. The camp... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Democrats divide in 3-way primary for West Virginia governorFILE - In this Saturday April 16, 2016 file photo, Democratic candidates for go
Democrats divide in 3-way primary for West Virginia governor
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
FILE - In this Saturday April 16, 2016 file photo, Democratic candidates for governor Booth Goodwin, left, Jim Justice, center, and Jeff Kessler participate in a forum in Charleston, W.Va. The three face off in a Tuesday May 10 primary. (F. Brian... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Three men indicted in 2014 shooting death of Ervaeua HerringThe two mothers lingered in an embrace Tuesday morning on the steps of the Mult
Three men indicted in 2014 shooting death of Ervaeua Herring
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The two mothers lingered in an embrace Tuesday morning on the steps of the Multnomah County Justice Center, both of their children allegedly gunned down by the same man. Kimberely Dixon's son Andreas Jones was shot in the back in June 2013, his body... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Greensboro City Council discussing police body cam footageGreensboro City Council tonight. How will local and state lawmakers strike the
Greensboro City Council discussing police body cam footage
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 5 hours ago
Greensboro City Council tonight. How will local and state lawmakers strike the balance? Plus, the Guilford County Family Justice Center is helping children who witness violence in their homes. Details on Camp Hope are all new at 5:00. Also, we... Read more
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The Mercury News
At $47,421, California has 6th highest cost per prisoner in the U.S.accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in 2014, according to findin
At $47,421, California has 6th highest cost per prisoner in the U.S.
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
accounted for 40 percent of all felony sentencings in 2014, according to findings by the Council of State Governments Justice Center.#10. Minnesota Average Annual Cost Per Inmate: $41,364 Average Daily Inmate Population: 9,557 Average... Read more
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Style Weekly
Richmond-Area Sheriffs' Offices Fight Rising Opioid Abuse With New Techniquesreoccurring effect of individuals who go and commit crimes to find the money fo
Richmond-Area Sheriffs' Offices Fight Rising Opioid Abuse With New Techniques
Style Weekly / Posted 6 hours ago
reoccurring effect of individuals who go and commit crimes to find the money for these drugs.” Richmond’s jail, called the Justice Center, recently launched an effort to combat drug addiction. Officials are approaching the issue not by focusing... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Assault charges filed against Kennett residentMo. - A 27-year-old Kennett resident, Matt Estes, was arrested April 27 and is
Assault charges filed against Kennett resident
Standard Democrat / Posted 10 hours ago
Mo. - A 27-year-old Kennett resident, Matt Estes, was arrested April 27 and is currently being held at the Dunklin County Justice Center on a $200,000 cash only bond. Estes is being charged in connection to a child abuse case that was reported... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV architects announce design awardsInstitute of Architects — and two “Merit Awards.” Silling’s two “Honor Awards”
WV architects announce design awards
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
Institute of Architects — and two “Merit Awards.” Silling’s two “Honor Awards” were for its design of the Monongalia County Justice Center and for the interior design of the Dixon Hughes Goodman offices in Charleston. “Merit” recognition was given... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Former Brevard County teacher takes plea deal in teen sex casereported. Brevard Circuit Judge James Earp immediately scheduled Turner for sen
Former Brevard County teacher takes plea deal in teen sex case
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
reported. Brevard Circuit Judge James Earp immediately scheduled Turner for sentencing at 8 a.m. Friday at the Moore Justice Center. Brevard County sheriff’s deputies began investigating the case in 2012 after learning of allegations that... Read more
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The Daily Dunklin Democrat
Assault charges filed against Kennett residentA 27-year-old Kennett resident, Matt Estes, was arrested April 27 and is curren
Assault charges filed against Kennett resident
The Daily Dunklin Democrat / Posted 11 hours ago
A 27-year-old Kennett resident, Matt Estes, was arrested April 27 and is currently being held at the Dunklin County Justice Center on a $200,000 cash only bond. Estes is being charged in connection to a child abuse case that was reported April 26,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Disabled residents were punched, kicked and spit on at NYC group home, lawsuit allegesoperates the facility, said on Monday that abuse of anyone in its care is unacc
Disabled residents were punched, kicked and spit on at NYC group home, lawsuit alleges
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 12 hours ago
operates the facility, said on Monday that abuse of anyone in its care is unacceptable and that it referred the case to the Justice Center in 2014, put accused staff on administrative leave and is taking disciplinary action against those... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New Orleans set to open new juvenile justice center in GentillyNew Orleans city leaders will be on hand this morning for the opening of a $47
New Orleans set to open new juvenile justice center in Gentilly
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 hours ago
New Orleans city leaders will be on hand this morning for the opening of a $47 million juvenile justice center. The facility in the 1100 block of Milton Street in Gentilly will house the parish's juvenile court. It will serve as home for the city's... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
New Orleans set to open new juvenile justice center in Gentilly (Source: City of New Orleans) The facility will house the parish's juvenile
New Orleans set to open new juvenile justice center in Gentilly
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 hours ago
(Source: City of New Orleans) The facility will house the parish's juvenile court The facility will house the parish's... Read more
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The Advocate
Orleans Sheriff Marlin Gusman says he's doing 'best job that can be done,' and federal takeover of New Orleans jail 'not the answer’of the time it doesn’t end right.” Gusman fired back a week after the Justice
Orleans Sheriff Marlin Gusman says he's doing 'best job that can be done,' and federal takeover of New Orleans jail 'not the answer’
The Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
of the time it doesn’t end right.” Gusman fired back a week after the Justice Department and attorneys with the MacArthur Justice Center urged a federal judge to place the jail in receivership — an exceedingly unusual request that would strip the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Canyon Co. sheriff: Other conspiracy ring victims soughtvictimizing who they see as easy prey." One place victims can go to talk about
Canyon Co. sheriff: Other conspiracy ring victims sought
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 22 hours ago
victimizing who they see as easy prey." One place victims can go to talk about what's happened to them is the Nampa Family Justice Center. It's a confidential, safe space to start a conversation. "The victim can disclose to the advocate without... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Canyon Co. sheriff: Other conspiracy ring victims soughtvictimizing who they see as easy prey." One place victims can go to talk about
Canyon Co. sheriff: Other conspiracy ring victims sought
KTVB Boise / Posted 22 hours ago
victimizing who they see as easy prey." One place victims can go to talk about what's happened to them is the Nampa Family Justice Center. It's a confidential, safe space to start a conversation. "The victim can disclose to the advocate without... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Prince siblings stand to make millions but keep low profilesthose years. ___Prince’s half-sister Sharon Nelson, center, is surrounded by m
Prince siblings stand to make millions but keep low profiles
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 hours ago
those years. ___Prince’s half-sister Sharon Nelson, center, is surrounded by media as she arrives at the Carver County Justice Center in Chaska, Minn., Monday, May 2, 2016. With the approval of most of Prince’s siblings, Carver County District... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
NOPD seeks missing Algiers teenjuvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate t
NOPD seeks missing Algiers teen
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
juvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate the opening of the new $47 million Juvenile Justice Center on Tuesday, May 3. The new facility houses Orleans Parish Juvenile Court, related juvenile legal services and... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Gusman announces new top officers as DOJ seeks control of jailrepresenting the jail's inmates who last week petitioned a federal judge to rem
Gusman announces new top officers as DOJ seeks control of jail
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
representing the jail's inmates who last week petitioned a federal judge to remove his authority to run The Orleans Justice Center. "None of the standards required can be met that would allow a federal takeover, period," Gusman said. The... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Raw video: Ada police chase down assault suspectlong time, and despite his past, she hopes he can straighten himself out. “He
Raw video: Ada police chase down assault suspect
KXII Sherman / Posted yesterday
long time, and despite his past, she hopes he can straighten himself out. “He has plenty of time to come back on it. Back up from it,” she said. Gillum is being held at the Pontotoc County Justice Center without bond. He’s due in court on Tue... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
VERDICT: Walter Reed guilty on 18 of 19 counts against himjuvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate t
VERDICT: Walter Reed guilty on 18 of 19 counts against him
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
juvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate the opening of the new $47 million Juvenile Justice Center on Tuesday, May 3. The new facility houses Orleans Parish Juvenile Court, related juvenile legal services and... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Prince siblings stand to make millions but keep low profilesPrince's half-sister Sharon Nelson, center, is surrounded by media as she arriv
Prince siblings stand to make millions but keep low profiles
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Prince's half-sister Sharon Nelson, center, is surrounded by media as she arrives at the Carver County Justice Center in Chaska, Minn., Monday, May 2, 2016. With the approval of most of Prince’s siblings, Carver County District Court Judge Kevin Eide... Read more
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The Advocate
Orleans Sheriff Marlin Gusman to reorganize key positions; says feds’ expectations for jail ‘unreasonable’of the time it doesn’t end right.” Gusman fired back a week after the Justice
Orleans Sheriff Marlin Gusman to reorganize key positions; says feds’ expectations for jail ‘unreasonable’
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
of the time it doesn’t end right.” Gusman fired back a week after the Justice Department and attorneys with the MacArthur Justice Center urged a federal judge to place the jail in receivership — an exceedingly unusual request that would strip the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State Supreme Court rules in favor of Benson in competency casejuvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate t
State Supreme Court rules in favor of Benson in competency case
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
juvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate the opening of the new $47 million Juvenile Justice Center on Tuesday, May 3. The new facility houses Orleans Parish Juvenile Court, related juvenile legal services and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Three arrested in Bourg car burglariesjuvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate t
Three arrested in Bourg car burglaries
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
juvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate the opening of the new $47 million Juvenile Justice Center on Tuesday, May 3. The new facility houses Orleans Parish Juvenile Court, related juvenile legal services and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
North Shore law enforcement adopts new approach to drug crimes: Treatmentjuvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate t
North Shore law enforcement adopts new approach to drug crimes: Treatment
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
juvenile justice facility opening in N.O. New Orleans city leaders celebrate the opening of the new $47 million Juvenile Justice Center on Tuesday, May 3. The new facility houses Orleans Parish Juvenile Court, related juvenile legal services and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it re
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it referred complaints about the facility to the Justice Center in 2014, put accused staff on administrative leave, is taking disciplinary action against those responsible... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it re
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it referred complaints about the facility to the Justice Center in 2014, put accused staff on administrative leave, is taking disciplinary action against those responsible... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Prince siblings stand to make millions but keep low profilesPrince's half-sister Sharon Nelson, center, is surrounded by media as she arriv
Prince siblings stand to make millions but keep low profiles
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Prince's half-sister Sharon Nelson, center, is surrounded by media as she arrives at the Carver County Justice Center in Chaska, Minn., Monday, May 2, 2016. With the approval of most of Prince’s siblings, Carver County District Court Judge Kevin Eide... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it re
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it referred complaints about the facility to the Justice Center in 2014, put accused staff on administrative leave, is taking disciplinary action against those responsible... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it re
Lawsuit: Abusive staff called group home the 'Bronx zoo'
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
abused in a New York State group home ever again." The state office said it referred complaints about the facility to the Justice Center in 2014, put accused staff on administrative leave, is taking disciplinary action against those responsible... Read more
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The Advocate
Orleans Sheriff Marlin Gusman to reorganize key positions; says feds’ expectations for jail ‘unreasonable’increasingly called into questioned in recent weeks as the Sheriff’s Office str
Orleans Sheriff Marlin Gusman to reorganize key positions; says feds’ expectations for jail ‘unreasonable’
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
increasingly called into questioned in recent weeks as the Sheriff’s Office struggles to improve conditions at the Orleans Justice Center, the city’s new $150 million jail. The federal government will argue at a hearing later this month that a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Inmate dies at St. Louis County Justice CenterCLAYTON, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County Justice Center Director Herb Bernson says
Inmate dies at St. Louis County Justice Center
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
CLAYTON, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County Justice Center Director Herb Bernson says there was a death in the jail Monday. The Justice Center staff is in the process of notifying next of kin. No more information will be release until notification is... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Katrina, climate justice, fish dinners part of this lawyer’s compassI decided to stay. Now Director of Gulf Coast Center for Law and Policy (GCCLP
Katrina, climate justice, fish dinners part of this lawyer’s compass
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
I decided to stay. Now Director of Gulf Coast Center for Law and Policy (GCCLP), a nonprofit public interest law firm and justice center, Pichon Battle is still living in her community. The focus is climate justice for the most overlooked coastal... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Gusman comes under fire from DOJsaying he “vigorously” disagreed with the request. He added that the DOJ and t
Gusman comes under fire from DOJ
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
saying he “vigorously” disagreed with the request. He added that the DOJ and the Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center had inaccurately qua-lified his office’s work towards bettering a notoriously violent and dangerous atmosphere... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Ready for lunch? Walnut Wednesdays are backMondays will happen weekly from June through September with food trucks at Hunt
Ready for lunch? Walnut Wednesdays are back
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
Mondays will happen weekly from June through September with food trucks at Huntington Park on Lakeside Avenue outside the Justice Center from noon to 1:30 p.m. Then, lunch hour every Tuesday will bring food and retail trucks to the corner of E.... Read more
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Wired News
The Plan to ‘Textalyze’ Distracted Drivers’ Phones Is Dumb and Doomedlevel. “Although you did not read the small print,” says Robert Weisberg, the f
The Plan to ‘Textalyze’ Distracted Drivers’ Phones Is Dumb and Doomed
Wired News / Posted yesterday
level. “Although you did not read the small print,” says Robert Weisberg, the faculty co-director of the Stanford Criminal Justice Center, granting consent to such a test lies “somewhere in whatever you signed a million years ago” to get your... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kamala Harris picks her fights as criminal justice crusaderwith Harris, Durant said, “Nothing comes to mind.” Robert Weisberg, faculty co
Kamala Harris picks her fights as criminal justice crusader
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
with Harris, Durant said, “Nothing comes to mind.” Robert Weisberg, faculty co-director of the Stanford Criminal Justice Center, said the state AG’s power over criminal issues is limited because county prosecutors mostly operate on their... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Dynel Lane sentenced to 100 years in attack on Longmont's Michelle WilkinsLane appears to cry as a friend reads a statement from her daughter during sent
Dynel Lane sentenced to 100 years in attack on Longmont's Michelle Wilkins
Colorado Daily / Posted 2 days ago
Lane appears to cry as a friend reads a statement from her daughter during sentencing at the Boulder County Justice Center on Friday. (Matthew Jonas / Staff Photographer) "Up to this moment, you have refused to acknowledge us, your... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Teams address mental health crisis in jailstracking progress and other items.Stepping Up was launched in May 2015 as a par
Teams address mental health crisis in jails
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
tracking progress and other items.Stepping Up was launched in May 2015 as a partnership of The Council of State Governments Justice Center, The National Association of Counties, and The American Psychiatric Association Foundation. The initiative is... Read more
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WA Today
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's wombWilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 years in pr
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's womb
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Wilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 years in prison at the Boulder County Justice Center. Photo: The Daily Times Call via AP "People are hungry to hear from you, Miss Lane. Hungry, desperate to hear... Read more
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The Age
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's wombMichelle Wilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 ye
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's womb
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Michelle Wilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 years in prison at the Boulder County Justice Center. Photo: The Daily Times Call via AP Washington: More than a year after she was sliced open, robbed of her unborn... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's wombMichelle Wilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 ye
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's womb
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Michelle Wilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 years in prison at the Boulder County Justice Center. Photo: The Daily Times Call via AP Washington: More than a year after she was sliced open, robbed of her unborn... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's wombWilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 years in pr
'Brutal, shocking': Woman gets 100 years for cutting foetus from another's womb
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Wilkins hugs a police officer after Dynel Lane was sentenced to 100 years in prison at the Boulder County Justice Center. Photo: The Daily Times Call via AP "People are hungry to hear from you, Miss Lane. Hungry, desperate to hear... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Bundy wives hold rally in Portland.held signs reading "free our patriots" and "innocent until proven guilty" Toda
Bundy wives hold rally in Portland.
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
held signs reading "free our patriots" and "innocent until proven guilty" Today's protest was outside of the Justice Center. Ammon and Ryan Bundy are being held on charges tied to both the Nevada stand-off in 2014, and the one in... Read more
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Denver Post
Judge sentences Dynel Lane to 100 years for attackwas given 100 years in prison for cutting the nearly 8-month-old fetus from Wil
Judge sentences Dynel Lane to 100 years for attack
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
was given 100 years in prison for cutting the nearly 8-month-old fetus from Wilkins's womb in 2015, at the Boulder County Justice Center. (Brennan Linsley, The Associated Press) Wilkins survived the attack. But prosecutors said her fetus never... Read more
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