Man gets 6 years in prison in Michigan governor kidnap plot

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A man upset over state-ordered coronavirus restrictions was sentenced to just over six years in prison Wednesday for planning to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, a significant break that reflected his quick decision to cooperate and help agents build cases against others.  Ty Garbin admitted his role in the alleged scheme weeks after his arrest […]

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Louisiana prisons suspend visitation again as COVID-19 cases soar in the state

Louisiana’s eight state-run prisons have suspended prisoner visitation and volunteering in response to the state’s recent surge in COVID-19 cases, the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections said Tuesday. The suspension will last for at least three weeks. The department said in a statement that it took the “precautionary measure” to “protect its staff and prisoner populations” and will […]

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Aaron Hernandez's prison 'lover' says killer was his 'right hand man'

Aaron Hernandez’s prison ‘lover’ says the murderer was his ‘right hand man’ and they ‘did everything together’ including selling drugs to other inmates  A former inmate who claims he was the prison boyfriend of Aaron Hernandez is speaking out for the first time about their alleged relationship In his first TV interview, Kyle Kennedy describes Hernandez as his ‘right hand man’ […]

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Prison officers will get £4,100 extra

Prison officers will get £4,100 extra for doing nine hours a week more during Covid-19 crisis while nurses get nothing Covid-19 ‘Special Payment Schemes’ were introduced by HMPPS on March 23 Offered prison staff £4,126 bonus for nine hour overtime per week over 12 weeks  No such bonus schemes are known to have been implemented for nursing staff Here’s how to […]

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Woman gets 100 years in prison for delivering children to convicted rapist

A woman was sentenced to a century in prison after she confessed to delivering children to a convicted rapist. Kimberly Feigert, 32, received the 100-year sentence and was branded a tier-one sex offender last week in Helena, Montana. The judge restricted Feigert from being eligible for parole for at least 25 years. She will be required to complete the first […]

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