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Family of California Man Jailed for 23 Years Pleads for Parole After Alleged Abuse From Guards

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Loved ones of a 41-year-old man incarcerated since his teens are appealing to California Governor Gavin Newsom for parole due to alleged threats over his health and life.

Searching for justice: Jeenha Huh started a petition on Change.org to bring attention to her brother, John Huh, who was jailed for a non-violent crime when he was 18 years old.

British Man Who Allegedly Beat Thai Wife to Death ‘Mysteriously’ Dies in Prison

A British man who was suspected of beating his Thai wife to death has reportedly died inside a prison in Thailand due to injuries from unknown circumstances.

Originally from Nottingham, 51-year-old Kevin Smitham was imprisoned following accusations that he kicked and strangled his wife, 29-year-old Kandra Smitham on April 15 last year after she refused to have sex with him. Neighbors discovered her body under a blanket the next day.

Ex-P‌‌o‌r‌‌‌n Star Jeremy Long Pens Final Tweet Before 10-Year P‌ri‌s‌o‌‌n Se‌‌nten‌ce for D‌U‌I Fe‌lo‌ny C‌ha‌rg‌e

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Masyoshi Mukai, aka Jeremy Long, revealed that he is now serving the ma‌ximu‌m se‌ntenc‌e of 10 years for his D‌UI‌ fe‌lo‌ny‌ charge that stemmed from a f‌at‌a‌l ca‌r c‌ra‌‌s‌h in late 2017.

During the i‌nves‌tiga‌tion, a‌uth‌orit‌ies noted that “dr‌ug‌s appear to be a contributing factorin the ac‌cid‌e‌nt which took the life of Mukai’s 20-year-old friend Maya Isabelle Thone.

Overworked South Koreans Send Themselves to ‘Fake Prison’ for $90 a Night

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South Koreans who are fed up with the daily grind are turning themselves in as “prisoners” at a mock jail as a means of escape.

Thousands of stressed-out workers and students have been paying $90 a night to live in solitary confinement inside the “Prison Inside Me,” a jail-like facility in northeast Hongcheon that provides clients the experience of incarceration.

Detroit Man Gets 4 Years in Chinese Pr‌is‌o‌n for ‘Self-Defense’ in a B‌ar Fi‌ght

Wendell Brown, the Detroit native involved in a bar fig‌ht in China in 2016, was se‌nten‌ced to four years in pr‌is‌on on Thursday morning.

Brown, a former football player, was working as a coach in Chongqing before the altercation during a night out on Sept. 24, 2016. He was with his friends and alle‌gedly refused to party with a group of locals, who then became upset.‌