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Who is Aafia Siddiqui, Texas inmate known as ‘Lady Al Qaeda’?

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By Saturday night all four hostages had been safely released and the hostage-taker was killed, officials said. The suspect was not immediately identified.  Siddiqui, also known in counterterrorism circles as "Lady Al...

Kentucky State Police searching for work release inmate rescued from candle factory that collapsed in tornado

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Kentucky State Police are searching for a work release inmate who was rescued from a candle factory that collapsed during deadly tornadoes Friday night, officials said. Francisco Starks, 44, was treated at a hospita...

Oklahoma inmate Bigler Stouffer II defiantly ‘joked’ and ‘laughed’ in moments before execution

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Bigler Stouffer II, 79, received the lethal injection at 10 a.m. at Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester accompanied in the death chamber by his pastor Howard Potts, as a reporter watched from the witness room 15...

Family gets $2.2 million settlement for death of Georgia inmate, calls for criminal investigation

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Georgia's troubled prison system has agreed to pay $ 2.2 million to the family of a transgender woman, whose threats of suicide were ignored and who was left hanging in her cell for several minutes before getting m...

Death row inmate who survived a botched execution attempt dies of cancer

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An Alabama death row inmate who survived a botched execution attempt in 2018 has died. Doyle Hamm passed away Sunday morning from lymphatic cancer, according to his attorney, Bernard Harcourt. Hamm was diagnosed wit...

Nurse faces involuntary manslaughter charge for death of a prison inmate

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A San Diego County nurse faces an involuntary manslaughter charge for allegedly neglecting a collapsed inmate who later died, according to the San Diego County District Attorney's office. On November 10, 2019, Elisa...

Judge recommends no new trial for Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed

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A Bastrop County, Texas, judge has recommended that death row inmate Rodney Reed not get a new trial, according to court documents. "The Court has extensively considered the entire record of this case from its tria...

Oklahoma puts first inmate to death since 2015, but witness reports he convulsed and vomited during execution

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Hours after the US Supreme Court vacated a ruling that granted a stay of execution for death row inmate John Grant, a witness to the execution on Thursday said Grant convulsed and vomited after the first drug, Midaz...

Oklahoma resumes executions, kills inmate for 1998 slaying

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John Marion Grant, 60, who was strapped to a gurney inside the execution chamber, began convulsing and vomiting after the first drug, the sedative midazolam, was administered. Several minutes later, two members of th...

Alabama death row inmate is executed nearly 30 years after murder conviction

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Alabama death row inmate Willie B. Smith III was executed Thursday night, the state attorney general's office announced, after the US Supreme Court declining to hear an 11th-hour appeal. Smith was executed by legal...

Texas inmate asks Supreme Court to let his pastor pray and lay hands on him during his execution

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A death row inmate in Texas is asking the Supreme Court to block his scheduled execution Wednesday night because the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will not allow the inmate's pastor to lay hands on him and au...

NYC officials investigating after Rikers Island inmate found dead in jail cell

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Esias Johnson, 24, was pronounced dead at approximately 9:45 a.m. after a corrections officer walking through Rikers’ Anna M. Kross Center discovered him unresponsive, the New York City Department of Corrections said...

Missouri woman escapes jail by pretending to be other inmate, report says

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Ellen Renay Goble, 24, allegedly pretended to be another detainee and slipped out of the Randolph County jail on Saturday morning in Columbus, Missouri, local KMIZ-TV reported.  MISSOURI MANHUNT UNDERWAY FOR BOYFRIEN...

Rikers inmate steals log book to complain about ‘outrageous’ lack of guards

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A desperate inmate stole an official log book over the weekend and instead of it being filled with a correction officer’s shift notes, he logged it with his own observations as the jail grapples with a staffing crunc...

Inmate on the loose after escaping from Bronx barge jail, officials say

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An inmate from a jail barge in the Bronx was reported missing from his assigned housing area when officers checked Saturday morning, officials said. The escapee has been identified as 30-year-old David Mordukhaev, a...

Washington state inmate escapes jail while taking out trash, sheriff says

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Carlos Camarena, a 25-year-old non-violent offender and jail trustee, brought the garbage to an outside dumpster before ripping off his white jail jumpsuit and running from the Grant County Jail around 5 p.m. Sunday,...

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