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Prosecutor Stands Behind Life Sentence in Aggravated Robbery Case, Denies Unfair Bias

By NewsWest 9ECTOR COUNTY - 28-year-old Osiel Jose Alvarez was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison after violating parole and pleading guilty to robbing a woman in a parking lot.The woman who was robbed, Heather Conner, is married to a former Ector ... [Published KWES NewsWest 9 - 22 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Fitts Family: 'Justice was Served for Our Evan'

ODESSA - "He received a life sentence and he earned every bit of it," District Attorney Bobby Bland said following the murder trial of Evan Fitts.Now a 20-year-old Odessa man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for the 2011 shooting death of ... [Published CBS 7 - 6 hours ago]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Pope Francis slams criminal justice system: Condemns death penalty and harsh prison conditions

Pope Francis has distinguished himself as one of the most liberal popes ever by addressing some of the most important issues of the day, including gay rights and birth control. On Thursday, the pope turned his attention to an oft-ignored segment of society: ... [Published Salon - 14 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

Life sentence for ex-policeman who murdered pregnant girlfriend and attacked two children

A JEALOUS former police officer who murdered his pregnant girlfriend and attacked two young children has been jailed for life.Jonathan Sutton, 40, killed Emma Siswick in their home in Huddersfield after flying into a rage when he saw a text message on ... [Published Yorkshire Post - 13 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Pope Francis’s Radical Defense Of Prisoners’ Rights

CREDIT: AP Pope Francis offered a passionate defense of the rights of prisoners on Thursday, reiterating the Vatican’s historic opposition to capital punishment while also voicing strict opposition to life sentences, inhuman prison conditions, and ... [Published Think Progress - 15 hours ago]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Pope calls for abolition of death penalty; end to inhuman prison conditions

Pope Francis called on all men and women of good will to fight for the abolition of the death penalty, in “all of its forms” and for the improvement of prison conditions. In an address to members of the International Association of Criminal Law,  he also ... [Published Independent Catholic News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

'Lessons will be learnt'- Minister tells Georgia Williams' parents over murder

European human rights laws need to change to put victims before criminals, the Justice Secretary has told Georgia Williams’s grieving parents.Chris Grayling vowed to go to Brussels with Steven and Lynnette Williams’s concerns that the rights of their ... [Published Shropshire Star - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 16 reports

Harry Roberts' life sentence did not guarantee he would spend the rest of his days behind bars

Senior barrister says Parole Boards have to remain independent so ministers cannot interfere for political benefitHarry Roberts’ life sentence did not guarantee he would spend the rest of his days inside because it is made up of two parts.The first is ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Shreveport man convicted in Bossier of raping 11-year-old girl

BENTON, LA (KSLA) -DNA evidence helped convict a Shreveport man of raping an 11-year-old girl Thursday in Bossier Parish.It took a jury of 12 less than 2 hours to find Marion D. Jones, 51, guilty as charged of aggravated rape, which happened in 2007.Prosecutors ... [Published KSLA - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 3 reports

Man Charged With Killing U Of M Student Sentenced

MEMPHIS, TN (localmemphis.com)—New information in the case of the man charged with murdering a popular University of Memphis student.Cordricus Arnold will spend the rest of his life locked up for murder.Police say Arnold admitted stabbing El Toro Loco ... [Published My Eyewitness News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 3 reports

Computer users who damage national security could face jail | Law

Government plans that mean computer users deemed to have damaged national security, human welfare, the economy or the environment will face a life sentence have been criticised by experts who warn that the new law could be used to target legitimate whistleblowers. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 3 reports

Washington 'smirking rapist' jailed for life for brutal attack on 15-year-old girl

Dangerous serial sex beast Stephen Crawford gave a trademark smirk as he was given a second life sentence for raping a girlSmirking rapist Stephen Crawford was branded a “highly dangerous individual” as he was given a second life sentence for yet another ... [Published Newcastle Evening Chronicle - Oct 23 2014]

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...of what [Alvarez] did," Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland, who prosecuted the case alongside first assistant Brooke Hendricks-Green, said. "We have to send this message that if you rob somebody in Ector County then you're going away for a long time."
"We could hear the screams of the men and women that were being tortured. I weighed 30 kilos when I was able to leave the centre" he added
"We've got a gate that locks that fence back up,” said Patterson. “When I went back there it was undone."
ODESSA - "He received a life sentence and he earned every bit of it" District Attorney Bobby Bland said following the murder trial of Evan Fitts

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Pope Francis’s Radical Defense Of Prisoners’ Ri... [Published Think Progress - 15 hours ago]
CREDIT: AP Pope Francis offered a passionate defense of the rights of prisoners on Thursday, reiterating the Vatican’s historic opposition to capital punishment while also voicing strict opposition to life sentences, inhuman prison conditions, and ...
UK Tories propose life sentences for using a co... [Published Boing Boing - Oct 24 2014]
Under a proposed "computer crime bill," if you use a computer in the commission of an offense that damages "national security, human welfare, the economy or the environment" you could face a life sentence. Read the rest ...
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Law makers in Britain are discussing a dramatic increase in sentencing for serious hacking offences, according to The Register. Currently in discussion in the country's upper house, The House of Lords, the move looks to overhaul the Computer Misuse Act ...
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