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Prison

  1. the law
    Will Michael Cohen Hang Out With Billy McFarland and the Situation in Prison?What you need to know about locked-up celebs.
  2. sentencing
    Juelz Santana Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Bringing a Gun to an AirportHe was caught with a loaded handgun at Newark Airport.
  3. further reading
    George Pelecanos’s Favorite Prison BooksAnd a list of prisoners’ favorite reads, based on his time working with inmates.
  4. meek mill
    Meek Mill Won’t Be Released From Prison Next Week, Attorney SaysAccording to Mill’s attorney, there’s “no truth” to rumors that the rap star will be walking out of prison on Monday.
  5. Will This New Policy Stop New York’s Inmates From Reading?“Why would you restrict access to this thing that’s universally considered a positive?”
  6. close reads
    Why Black Mirror’s Digital Prisons Are So HauntingIt’s one of the most subversive arguments for prison reform that TV has ever seen.
  7. justice
    FBI Reportedly Opens Probe Into Judge After Controversial Meek Mill SentencingMill’s lawyer has maintained Judge Genece Brinkley acted inappropriately, allegedly offering professional and musical advice to the rapper.
  8. legal troubles
    Dance Moms’ Abby Lee Miller Sentenced to One Year In PrisonDance Moms became a hit and I became the laughingstock of reality TV,” Miller told the judge.
  9. Watch the Trailer for Dwayne Johnson’s New HBO Prison Doc Rock and a Hard PlaceDwayne Johnson visits the inmates in Miami-Dade County Corrections and Rehabilitation Boot Camp
  10. excerpt
    Read an Excerpt From Lil Wayne’s Prison JournalThe book, written during his eight-month jail sentence at Rikers Island in 2010, is out this week.
  11. Read an Excerpt From Lil Wayne’s Prison JournalThe book, written during his eight-month jail sentence at Rikers Island in 2010, is out this week.
  12. as told to
    OITNB: A Trans Ex-Con on Solitary Confinement“How can you be in a prison in prison?”
  13. teresa giudice
    Teresa Giudice’s Memoir Details Life in PrisonLike an episode of Orange Is the New Black too on-the-nose to air.
  14. A Letter from the Biggest, Meanest-Looking Guy in the Prison Yard, by Erik […]GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS – EAST DIVISION D-39 INMATE No. 57073 Welcome, new inmates! On your first day in this state correctional […]
  15. gangnam style
    Thai Prisoners Do ‘Gangnam Style’And, finally, the meme comes to an end. Right? RIGHT?
  16. music
    Take a Video Tour of Gucci Mane’s Elaborate Welcome-Home-From-Prison FeastGoo-hoo-hoo-chie!
  17. books
    Read a Brief Account of Working the Rikers Island Book Cart“The most popular books are by far James Patterson’s novels.”
  18. the early-evening news
    Foxy Brown and Unborn Lil’ Foxy Headed to PrisonBeleaguered hip-hop vixen Foxy Brown was sent to jail today for violating the terms of her probation, which apparently prohibited assault on one’s neighbors, manicurists, and friends. But even if you count Nicole Richie, we’re still one preggers, jail-bound celebrity short of a trend.