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.
A Chinese drug trafficker facing a death sentence in Indonesia has escaped from prison using the tunnel he dug akin to the movie “The Shawshank Redemption.”
The great escape: Cai Changpan, also known as Cai Ji Fan, broke out of the prison located in the Tangerang area on the outskirts of Jakarta on Sept. 14, according to Reuters.
A Chinese man who was wrongfully convicted for the death of two boys in the early 1990s has finally been reunited with his family after spending 27 years in prison.
An American man was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of human trafficking in the Philippines.
David Timothy Deakin, 55, was found guilty of three counts of “large-scale qualified trafficking in persons” on Thursday, according to the Philippine News Agency.
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
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 factor” in the accident which took the life of Mukai’s 20-year-old friend Maya Isabelle Thone.
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.
The heartbreaking reunion of an incarcerated father and his teenage son during a school field trip at a prison in Rayong province, Thailand has gone viral on social media.
The boy was among a group of students who visited the unidentified facility through Jam Banjeud Rayong, an organization that hosts educational and recreational tours for schools and companies.
A woman in South Korea will be spending 10 months in prison for posting a picture of a male nude model online without permission.
Also a nude model herself, the 25-year old reportedly captured the photo secretly during an art session at Hongik University in Seoul.
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.
Terror has swept an island in Japan after a “master thief” escaped prison earlier this month.
Tatsuma Hirao, who was serving a five-and-a-half year sentence for theft at a low-security prison in the city of Imabari, Ehime Prefecture, has reportedly made several thefts since his escape on April 8.
Editor’s Note: A previous headline stated she served 18 years in prison. She has in fact served 19 years.
Jeen “Gina” Han went to prison for plotting to kill her twin sister almost twenty years ago; now, she’s up for parole, and it’s likely to be granted.