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“Prison rehabilitation ‘made pedophiles & rapists more dangerous’ – report”

“Prisoners who took the taxpayer-funded Sex Offender Treatment Program (SOTP) – a six-month psychological group therapy course – were at least 25 percent more likely to be convicted of further sex crimes than those who did not, according to an … Continue reading

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“UAE has secret torture prisons in Yemen, US involved…”

“Senior American defense officials acknowledged Wednesday that U.S. forces have been involved in interrogations of detainees in Yemen… The secret prisons are inside military bases, ports, an airport, private villas and even a nightclub… Several U.S. defense officials, speaking on … Continue reading

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Good News: “Bankers face prison as Denmark gets tough on money laundering”

“Danish authorities are to tighten anti-money laundering laws following the recent revelations in the so-called Panama Papers. The proposal is longer prison sentences for individuals involved in financial crimes… The Panama Papers investigation last year uncovered that around 500 banks … Continue reading

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“Chelsea Manning Is Expected to Leave Prison”

“Sentenced to an unprecedented 35-year prison term for disclosing archives of secret files to WikiLeaks, Ms. Manning spent about seven years in prison — already double the second-longest sentence in any leak case… Her leaks brought to light numerous hidden … Continue reading

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“McDonald’s worker’s uniforms made in U.S. “slave labor” camps”

“In fact, according to ReturnToNow.com, there are currently “more (mostly dark-skinned) people performing mandatory, essentially unpaid, hard labor in America today than there were in 1830.”… No other society in history has imprisoned more of its own citizens. There are … Continue reading

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“[Supreme Court] limits use of repeat offender law”

“The Supreme Court is making it tougher for federal prosecutors to seek longer prison terms for people convicted of repeated violent crimes. The justices ruled 6-3 Thursday that lower courts are limited in how they can consider prior state crimes … Continue reading

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Good News: “Deustche Bank Brokers Jailed After “Prolonged, Persistent Bad Behavior” In Biggest Insider Trading Bust Ever”

“Two former Deutsche Bank corporate brokers have been sentenced to one of the longest prison terms possible for the crime of insider trading in the UK. As US financial market participants walk free in the streets managing their own “home … Continue reading

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