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# inmate - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Prisoner was not checked for over two hours on night he died
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Prisoner was not checked for over two hours on night he died

Sep 19th 2017, 3:59 PM 23,996 Views 22 Comments

The Inspector of Prisons has said the people who failed in their duties in the man’s care should be held to account.

# inmate - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Another death row inmate's life spared in Arkansas
# Life On The Line
# Life On The Line

Another death row inmate's life spared in Arkansas

Apr 20th 2017, 7:07 AM 9,411 Views 5 Comments

Actor Johnny Depp has been one of thousands of protesters to demonstrate against capital punishment.

# inmate - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Hostage situation at Cloverhill may have been attempt to make claim against State
# Prison
# Prison

Hostage situation at Cloverhill may have been attempt to make claim against State

Jun 15th 2016, 4:29 PM 18,868 Views 11 Comments

An inmate who held another hostage in a cell was given a three and a half year sentence today.

# inmate - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Prisoner found cut nearly in half with organs missing after riot
# California
# California

Prisoner found cut nearly in half with organs missing after riot

Jul 11th 2015, 2:36 PM 40,994 Views 24 Comments

The grisly discovery raises obvious questions about the prison’s security.

# inmate - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'I've seen people being sliced, being kicked around in prison - it's all because of drugs'
# Addiction
# Addiction

'I've seen people being sliced, being kicked around in prison - it's all because of drugs'

Jul 7th 2015, 5:10 PM 18,514 Views 17 Comments

A former inmate described the devastating impact the availability of drugs has on the lives of those both inside and outside our prisons.

# inmate - Friday 19 June, 2015

Three prison officers hospitalised after inmate lashes out with brush handle
# Cloverhill
# Cloverhill

Three prison officers hospitalised after inmate lashes out with brush handle

Jun 19th 2015, 4:44 PM 15,962 Views 30 Comments

The prisoner will be brought before a full disciplinary hearing.

# inmate - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Inmates in Mountjoy formed pyramid in yard to help prisoner reach drugs
# Stranded
# Stranded

Inmates in Mountjoy formed pyramid in yard to help prisoner reach drugs

Jun 10th 2015, 1:30 PM 28,727 Views 53 Comments

The inmate consumed the drugs while he was up there and was unable to get back down.

# inmate - Friday 26 December, 2014

Almost 250 inmates in Irish prisons separated from general population
# Solitary
# Solitary

Almost 250 inmates in Irish prisons separated from general population

Dec 26th 2014, 6:30 AM 7,363 Views 8 Comments

The largest number on restricted regime was in Wheatfield Prison.

# inmate - Thursday 30 October, 2014

An inmate in Limerick Prison made these Magdalene-inspired quilts
# Knit And Stitch
# Knit And Stitch

An inmate in Limerick Prison made these Magdalene-inspired quilts

Oct 30th 2014, 8:30 PM 18,013 Views 37 Comments

The man’s teacher said most students in the prison have little or no art experience and the classes help them to see what they’re capable of.

# inmate - Friday 30 August, 2013

Investigation launched after Mountjoy prisoner dies
# Mountjoy
# Mountjoy

Investigation launched after Mountjoy prisoner dies

Aug 30th 2013, 5:15 PM 16,824 Views 71 Comments

The prisoner was found unconscious in his cell late last night and was pronounced dead at the Mater Hospital.

# inmate - Saturday 13 July, 2013

Japanese man nears half century on death row
# Long Wait
# Long Wait

Japanese man nears half century on death row

Jul 13th 2013, 5:30 PM 11,926 Views 16 Comments

Questions emerging over guilt of world’s longest-serving condemned inmate.

# inmate - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

# inmate - Friday 28 December, 2012

Woman 'finds letter from Chinese labour camp' in Halloween decorations
# China
# China

Woman 'finds letter from Chinese labour camp' in Halloween decorations

Dec 28th 2012, 2:04 PM 17,719 Views 45 Comments

A woman in Oregon found the letter in the decorations, which she had bought in Kmart the previous year.