July, 2014 | Prison Inmate Search

July 2014 - Prison Inmate Search

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Guilty of Escape?

Our usual posts have focused on the many problems of our prisons and jails in the United States. On a lighter note, there was a news story in Australia about five inmates incarcerated in the Berrimah jail. The five men would jump the fence in their work release center and meet friends on the outside […]

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U.S. Sentencing Commission Chooses Fairness in Federal Drug Sentencing

On July 18th, the US Sentencing Commission elected to give 46,000 federal inmates serving excessive sentences for drug charges the ability to file motions for reduced sentences. The US Sentencing Commission in April voted unanimously that federal drug sentences were unfair and were excessive punishments. The Human Rights Watch had requested the Commission to make […]

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