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Guardian Unlimited
Watching the Super Bowl in San Quentin prison: 'It sort of hurts a little bit'It’s moments before kick-off, and the television in the offices of the San Quen
Watching the Super Bowl in San Quentin prison: 'It sort of hurts a little bit'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
It’s moments before kick-off, and the television in the offices of the San Quentin News, the inmate-produced newspaper of California’s San Quentin state prison, is tuned to the Super Bowl. But few of the approximately 20 men gathered in the cramped... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Zun Lee's Polaroids explore fatherhood and his own dad's absenceZun Lee, with some of the Polaroids that comprise the Fade Resistance show at t
Zun Lee's Polaroids explore fatherhood and his own dad's absence
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Zun Lee, with some of the Polaroids that comprise the Fade Resistance show at the Gladstone Hotel this month. His father isn’t in the picture. At the Gladstone Hotel, the photographer and documentarian Zun Lee stands among the sea of mounted... Read more
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The Age
US death penalty opponents divided on strategyThe lethal injection chamber at San Quentin State Prison in 2010. Photo: MCT
US death penalty opponents divided on strategy
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
The lethal injection chamber at San Quentin State Prison in 2010. Photo: MCT Washington: In the long legal struggle against the death penalty, the future has in some ways never looked brighter. In a passionate dissent in June, Justice Stephen... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US death penalty opponents divided on strategyThe lethal injection chamber at San Quentin State Prison in 2010. Photo: MCT
US death penalty opponents divided on strategy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The lethal injection chamber at San Quentin State Prison in 2010. Photo: MCT Washington: In the long legal struggle against the death penalty, the future has in some ways never looked brighter. In a passionate dissent in June, Justice Stephen... Read more
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Daily Record
See death row prisoners' last meals after photographer recreates final feastsWhat would you order for your last meal on Earth? He decided to focus his proj
See death row prisoners' last meals after photographer recreates final feasts
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
What would you order for your last meal on Earth? He decided to focus his project on food served to death row prisoners after reading about the efforts to stop the 'last meal' tradition in Texas. Henry admits he's intrigued by "the mix of the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
See death row prisoners' last meals after photographer recreates final feastsWhat would you order for your last meal on Earth? He decided to focus his proj
See death row prisoners' last meals after photographer recreates final feasts
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
What would you order for your last meal on Earth? He decided to focus his project on food served to death row prisoners after reading about the efforts to stop the 'last meal' tradition in Texas. Henry admits he's intrigued by "the mix of the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
California trims number of inmates in Legionnaires' outbreakSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) � Officials say three fewer California inmates were sic
California trims number of inmates in Legionnaires' outbreak
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) � Officials say three fewer California inmates were sickened by a Legionnaires' disease outbreak last year than originally reported. The federal official who controls prison medical care reported Monday that 78 inmates became... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
World Peace Calls it "Brown History Month"The first day of February traditionally marks the start of Black History Month,
World Peace Calls it "Brown History Month"
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
The first day of February traditionally marks the start of Black History Month, but Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace doesn't believe in that name. "When you look up 'Black' in the dictionary, what do you see?" World Peace... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girlSANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girl
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
SANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have sex with an underage player was sentenced on Thursday to serve 16 months at San Quentin State Prison. Kjell Nilssen coached teenaged girls at Club Shoreline Volleyball,... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girlSANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girl
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
SANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have sex with an underage player was sentenced on Thursday to serve 16 months at San Quentin State Prison. Kjell Nilssen coached teenaged girls at Club Shoreline Volleyball,... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girlSANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girl
Oakland Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
SANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have sex with an underage player was sentenced on Thursday to serve 16 months at San Quentin State Prison. Kjell Nilssen coached teenaged girls at Club Shoreline Volleyball,... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girlSANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have
Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-old girl
Inside Bay Area / Posted 10 days ago
SANTA CRUZ - A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have sex with an underage player was sentenced on Thursday to serve 16 months at San Quentin State Prison. Kjell Nilssen coached teenaged girls at Club Shoreline Volleyball,... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death RowWith California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death Row
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 15 days ago
With California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at San Quentin State Prison, the nation’s most populous death row, are more likely to die from natural causes or suicide than execution. The inmates await a final decision... Read more
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NBC New York
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death RowWith California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death Row
NBC New York / Posted 15 days ago
With California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at San Quentin State Prison, the nation’s most populous death row, are more likely to die from natural causes or suicide than execution. The inmates await a final decision... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death RowWith California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death Row
NBC Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
With California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at San Quentin State Prison, the nation’s most populous death row, are more likely to die from natural causes or suicide than execution. The inmates await a final decision... Read more
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NBC Washington
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death RowWith California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death Row
NBC Washington / Posted 15 days ago
With California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at San Quentin State Prison, the nation’s most populous death row, are more likely to die from natural causes or suicide than execution. The inmates await a final decision... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death RowWith California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at
Rare Peek into Country's Most Populous Death Row
NBC San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
With California's lethal injection protocol in limbo, the nearly 750 inmates at San Quentin State Prison, the nation’s most populous death row, are more likely to die from natural causes or suicide than execution. The inmates await a final decision... Read more
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Yahoo News
A Rare Look Inside America’s Largest Death Row 17 minutes ago Nearly 750 men who have all been condemned to death live in
A Rare Look Inside America’s Largest Death Row
Yahoo News / Posted 15 days ago
17 minutes ago Nearly 750 men who have all been condemned to death live in San Quentin State Prison, California, home to the largest death row in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
For prisoners, Pell Grants are key to college, jobsShould Rob Garite have been eligible for a Pell Grant? Garite was 15 years old
For prisoners, Pell Grants are key to college, jobs
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Should Rob Garite have been eligible for a Pell Grant? Garite was 15 years old on the night in November 1991 he and four teenage toughs lured a 17-year-old Chicago gang member and coke dealer to a remote field in rural Wauconda Township, in northern... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateFile - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a per
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 20 days ago
File - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a person leaving the east gate of San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif. The prison is the site of the state's lethal injection facility. Californians are preparing to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateFile - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a per
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
File - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a person leaving the east gate of San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif. The prison is the site of the state's lethal injection facility. Californians are preparing to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateFile - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a per
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
File - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a person leaving the east gate of San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif. The prison is the site of the state's lethal injection facility. Californians are preparing to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateFile - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a per
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
File - In this Dec. 29, 2015 file photo, a guard checks identification of a person leaving the east gate of San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif. The prison is the site of the state's lethal injection facility. Californians are preparing to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New California death penalty rules debatedCalifornia’s death penalty took center stage Friday as officials held a public
New California death penalty rules debated
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
California’s death penalty took center stage Friday as officials held a public hearing on proposed new rules that would allow the state to resume executions using a single drug in its lethal injections. Crime victim advocates, civil libertarians,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Sacramento eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO – Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide wheth
Sacramento eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
SACRAMENTO – Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
A look at California's death penalty and proposed changesSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - : - The California Department of Corrections and Reh
A look at California's death penalty and proposed changes
The Record Searchlight / Posted 20 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - : - The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation calculates the cost of an execution at nearly $187,000. - More than 900 killers have been sentenced... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
California looking at single-drug execution methodSACRAMENTO — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide wheth
California looking at single-drug execution method
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
SACRAMENTO — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
California debates resuming executions with 1 drugCalifornians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume
California debates resuming executions with 1 drug
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing the 746 condemned... Read more
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Brandon Sun
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to deci
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Brandon Sun / Posted 20 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials overseeing... Read more
38 related stories
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The Record Searchlight
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
The Record Searchlight / Posted 20 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
38 related stories
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Denver Post
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debateSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to
California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely. While advocates jockey to put both choices before voters this fall, officials... Read more
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Perth Now
Groom’s gruesome wedding planActor Daniel Wozniak, may be executed for brutally murdering two people in orde
Groom’s gruesome wedding plan
Perth Now / Posted 22 days ago
Actor Daniel Wozniak, may be executed for brutally murdering two people in order to pay for his wedding. Picture: Costa Mesa Police Department/AP AS an actor, Daniel Wozniak’s arrest was fittingly dramatic. On the eve of his wedding five years ago,... Read more
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News.com.au
Wedding plot ends in beheadingActor Daniel Wozniak, may be executed for brutally murdering two people in orde
Wedding plot ends in beheading
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
Actor Daniel Wozniak, may be executed for brutally murdering two people in order to pay for his wedding. Picture: Costa Mesa Police Department/AP AS an actor, Daniel Wozniak’s was fittingly dramatic. On the eve of his wedding five years ago, police... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Groom’s gruesome plan to pay for weddingActor Daniel Wozniak, may be executed for brutally murdering two people in orde
Groom’s gruesome plan to pay for wedding
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Actor Daniel Wozniak, may be executed for brutally murdering two people in order to pay for his wedding. Picture: Costa Mesa Police Department/AP AS an actor, Daniel Wozniak’s was fittingly dramatic. On the eve of his wedding five years ago, police... Read more
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Island Packet
Mississippi man sees image of devil in drivewayAbout 700 condemned inmates are living out their lives at San Quentin State Pri
Mississippi man sees image of devil in driveway
Island Packet / Posted 23 days ago
About 700 condemned inmates are living out their lives at San Quentin State Prison, California's oldest state prison which opened in 1852. Read The Sacremento Bee's report on the challenges the state faces staffing this difficult workplace by... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
San Quentin | Death Row | Condemned Men | Adjustment CenterCONDEMNED MEN TALKING: A day on San Quentin's death row. We're at the end of t
San Quentin | Death Row | Condemned Men | Adjustment Center
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 29 days ago
CONDEMNED MEN TALKING: A day on San Quentin's death row. We're at the end of the tour, and nobody has the key to get into the lethal-injection chamber. That seems a little ironic in the moment. It has been a long day at San Quentin State Prison for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ask Sacto 911 crime Q&A: What happened to carpenter accused of burying women at work sites?Q: In 1987, I had a carpenter helping me build new house. After he was finished
Ask Sacto 911 crime Q&A: What happened to carpenter accused of burying women at work sites?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
Q: In 1987, I had a carpenter helping me build new house. After he was finished with the job he started working for my neighbor on his house. Shortly after that, I learned he was arrested on suspicion of murder. Seems he was burying folks in the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Death sentence in California more often a life sentenceRonald Harold Seaton – sentenced to California’s death row in 1989 for murder –
Death sentence in California more often a life sentence
Orange County Register / Posted 30 days ago
Ronald Harold Seaton – sentenced to California’s death row in 1989 for murder – drew his last breath this past September. It was not because the 69-year-old inmate at San Quentin State Prison died of a court-approved lethal injection. Rather, he... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Death sentence tossed, but California man will serve lifeA federal appeals court secretly overturned the death penalty for a Southern Ca
Death sentence tossed, but California man will serve life
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
A federal appeals court secretly overturned the death penalty for a Southern California man who has spent nearly three decades on death row and is the subject of an online petition to free him. Kenneth Clair was convicted for the 1984 murder of a... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Death sentence tossed, but California man will serve lifeSANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court secretly overturned the death
Death sentence tossed, but California man will serve life
Ventura County Star / Posted 1 months ago
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court secretly overturned the death penalty for a Southern California man who has spent nearly three decades on death row and is the subject of an online petition to free him. Kenneth Clair was convicted... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
A look inside Death Row at San QuentinScott Peterson, center, convicted of killing his wife Laci Peterson and his unb
A look inside Death Row at San Quentin
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
Scott Peterson, center, convicted of killing his wife Laci Peterson and his unborn child, faces away from the camera during exercise time at the North Segregation Unit, the prison's oldest death row facility at San Quentin State Prison. Randy... Read more

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