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  1. Louisiana Prison Chaplain Arrested on Theft Charges
  2. serial killer
  3. Justice is a foreign concept
  4. Indigent defender program under fire
  5. La. Serial Killings Suspect Identified
  6. Suit: Jail sold inmates pirated music
  7. Ex-inmate encourages kids to avoid his mistakes
  8. Governor has fate of dying inmate in hand (update: parole board says it was conned)
  9. Report blasts state's corrections spending
  10. ACLU charges Angola prison with inmate's rights violation - out of ACLU News
  11. Warden witnesses a change in LA prison..
  12. Group pushes for more inmate-family contact
  13. 1 year suspension recommended for judge who wore blackface and shackles costume
  14. Ex-con brings ballot box behind bars...Parish Prison drive signs up 700 voters
  15. Appeals judges hear foreign lawyers case, Immigrants seeking to take La. bar exam
  16. Article: Murder scene's DNA in Spotlight
  17. Man Freed after 19 years in Angola
  18. Article: Louisiana using video to hold pardon, parole hearings
  19. Inmate sues Alabama DOC and South Louisianna Correctiona Center for abuse....
  20. Article: Man who used inmates in stolen parts scheme sentenced
  21. Article: The inmate who became a victim of his success
  22. Article: Juvenile prison guard accused of bringing drugs to jail
  23. Article: Man on Trial for 4th Time in '61 Killing
  24. Article: Geriatric prison to add 50-bed inpatient nursing facility
  25. Article: Angola prison guard arrested
  26. Article: Louisiana governor to pardon woman convicted in attempt to integrate pool
  27. Article: Louisiana man returns home after nearly 44 years in prison
  28. Article: Freed Journalist's Partner Still in Prison
  29. article-Family releases details of inmate's death, files lawsuit
  30. Article: Chapels represent change in maximum-security prison
  31. Article: Angola Prison Makes Contingency Plans As Mississippi River Rises
  32. Article: Ex-CO sentenced for assault on inmate
  33. Article: Rapper angers Louisiana sheriff with jailhouse music video
  34. Court orders 2 freed after nine years in jail
  35. Innocent Prisoner Freed After Incarcerated from age 16-40
  36. Article: Inmates' tax refund scheme earns them more prison time
  37. La. high court: judges may block prosecution of poor defendants
  38. Angola Escape Attempt
  39. stopping families and inmates from smoking
  40. The evolution of Louisiana State Penitentiary.
  41. Article: Tallulah prison dedicated as adult substance abuse center
  42. News Story: La. Legislature considers compensating those wrongly convicted
  43. Article:Fund may pay the exonerated
  44. As inmates age in Louisiana, a prison carpenter builds more coffins
  45. Juvenile judge censured by Supreme Court
  46. pathetic and wondeing about something in caldwell correctional center
  47. Article:Inmates help world's needy by refurbishing wheelchairs
  48. Orleans Parish Jail NOT evacuated for Hurricane Katrina! - Spoke to CO
  49. 8 years in a Louisiana jail, but he never went to trial
  50. Orleans Parish Prison Inmates being held on freeway bridge in a heard (STILL)
  51. Prisoners Riot and take Hostages in New Orleans after Katrina - confirmed
  52. New York Pto Member Needs Contact In Louisiana
  53. unconfirmed info of prison riot
  54. Good info on how to locate prisoners in New Orleans
  55. Radio interview with New Orleans Inmate abandoned after Katrina - listen online
  56. Prisoners Abandoned to Floodwaters
  57. Katrina:A criminal catastrophe
  58. Left to Die in a New Orleans Prison - Interviews after Katrina w/inmates!
  59. New Orleans: inmate corpses were floating in the city jail
  60. ACLU Sues Over Conditions at La. Jail
  61. New Orleans Police Taped While Hitting 64-Year-Old Man
  62. Jefferson Parish Inmates??
  63. NYTimes:Courts' Slow Recovery Begins at Train Station
  64. Post-Katrina - Amazing Story from LA Criminal Defense Lawyers perspective
  65. Orleans inmates still in custody despite release order
  66. Judge orders many inmates be released without bail
  67. Fear for families rises behind bars
  68. Work-release inmates flee, 1 caught, 2 sought
  69. St. Landry Inmates to be Charged for Health Care
  70. Prisoners lost in system after Katrina freed
  71. Prisoners lost in system after Katrina freed
  72. Houma inmate injured in jailhouse brawl
  73. Msnbc: Lockup Louisia St Penn 1/1/06 2am Est
  74. Technical Violators Bill
  75. Disorder in the court:
  76. New Orleans Justice System Scrutinized
  77. No Money: New Orleans May Release 4,000 Prisoners
  78. Katrina leaves inmates in limbo
  79. Criminal Courts in New Orleans Still Mired with Difficulties Following Katrina
  80. Franklin Graham Goes to Prison After 'Celebration'
  81. Re-vamp program
  82. Group slams New Orleans' juvenile prison
  83. New Legislature Changes
  84. ATTN: Please read BEFORE posting in this forum - Policy & Copyright Violations
  85. 'Low-key' prisoner makes third escape
  86. Angola Warden Burl Cain
  87. Twenty - Forty five Bill
  88. Lock down conditions at Angola
  89. New Orleans judge to start releasing inmates AUG 29
  90. Unregistered sex offenders arrested in State Police roundup
  91. ACLU: Prisoners Left Without Water, Ventilation After Hurricane Katrina
  92. Back to the back of the bus?
  93. Baggy Pants Trip Up Robbery Suspect
  94. New Orleans judge orders 42 suspects to go free
  95. Elayne Hunt CF featured onMSNBC'S lockdown
  96. Jena case won't end inequity
  97. Jena 6
  98. Casket For Ruth Graham Made By Prisoner
  99. Absolutely Appalling!
  100. information for La. Contacts
  101. Inmates Battle Bulls In Prison Rodeo
  102. What is going on in Baton Rouge/ N.O.
  103. Anthony Bell?
  104. Article: Detention reform aims to cure overcrowding, repeat visits
  105. Special meeting about new prison eases residents fears
  106. Gustav - Evacuations?
  107. Self Surrender question - what if hurricane prevents me from reporting
  108. Links for Fema.gov
  109. Hurricane Gustov
  110. LOUISIANA: Hurricanes - Visitation Cancellations/Updates, Prison Evacuations, & Info
  111. Jail would evacuate if Hurricane Gustav threatens
  112. All visitation for this weekend cancelled state-wide
  113. Angola State Prison
  114. hi
  115. LA: 'Jena Six' rattled community, taught lessons
  116. DA Prem Burns
  117. $14 million award to exonerated inmate upheld
  118. Father Allegedly Kills Son, 2, Over $4K in Child Support Debt
  119. cruel and unusual punishment
  120. Louisiana: Inmate Award Worries D.A.
  121. Just in the news today: LA incarceration rate No. 1 in nation
  122. One more to add to the appaling list!
  123. Gov. Jindal has placed a 14 day restriction on all visitation
  124. lousiana manhunt
  125. Change IV Real
  126. No smoking Inside Louisiana Prisons
  127. Trusty Escapes Angola--Visits Cancelled Until Further Notice
  128. Graham moved by prison visit
  129. New Orleans Jail Conditions Violate Inmates' Rights: Department Of Justice Report
  130. Steven Seagal's secret life as a Jefferson Parish cop
  131. attempted escape at Hunts
  132. Louisiana Governor declares state of emergency
  133. Inmate's tattoo leads to self-mutilation charge in Lafourche
  134. Louisiana Federal Prison On Lockdown
  135. Prison Back On Regular Schedule
  136. Inmates assist ill and dying fellow prisoners in hospices
  137. Murderer Caught Trying to Escape Angola
  138. escapee from st. tammany jail has been captured
  139. Federal Prison at Pollack on LockDown
  140. Documentary on the Angola 3
  141. Families of Louisiana Inmates Please Read...Ex Con Arrested...Impersonating Attorne
  142. Frustrated with amends to HB 194 & SB 312
  143. News Article: Prison dads learn meaning of 'father'
  144. Reports of Inmate-Visitor Sex Investigated at Angola
  145. Can anyone tell me about early release because of the economy?
  146. 5 Lost Jobs In Angola Scandal
  147. Prison ‘good-time’ law frees 463
  148. What is the News About Early Release of Inmates
  149. La. prison unsafe for juvenile offenders
  150. Louisiana State Penitentiary Officer Booked with Carnal Knowledge
  151. Louisiana to join the Public Safety Performance Project
  152. Pew Program
  153. Louisiana Explores Prison Sale
  154. Starting a LA chapter of Prisoner's Wives, Girlfriends, and Partners (PWGP)
  155. Angola Inmate Found Dead In Cell
  156. Support Group for Louisiana Ladies
  157. Costs Could Release Inmates
  158. Follow This Year's Legislative Session
  159. Has anyone ever heard of F.A.M.M
  160. PTO Mobile Site
  161. HB 414 Dimunition of Sentence
  162. Evacuation of Inmates at Angola
  163. Please say a prayer for Angola inmates and their families.....
  164. Senate panel OKs bill barring inmates from some websites:Facebook,MySpace..
  165. Death penalty voted for Angola Guard's Killer
  166. Consideration of closing down 4 prisons to balance state budget
  167. Rapper Lil Boosie arrested in codeine smuggling incident at Angola
  168. Questions About HB 1 Passed by Legislature
  169. Louisiana lawmakers take up bills to lessen sentences, cut costs in crimina
  170. Louisiana State Prison “Angola” evacuated for the first time in history
  171. Warden pushes inmate bill
  172. Administration warns of layoffs at 5 prisons
  173. House advances bill on prisoner release
  174. JPay Comes to Louisiana
  175. NO To Give Early Parole On Low-Risk Offenders
  176. Vernon Parish Inmate Dies in Custody
  177. Prison visitor arrested
  178. Louisiana Support Weekend Extraordinaire
  179. DOC looks at ways to balance budget
  180. Did the bill for DWI's in Louisiana pass????
  181. Just heard news on the prision closing??
  182. Please Beware
  183. Louisiana Prison Series in Times Picayune
  184. DOC cuts could force prison closures
  185. Senate kills bill to give some prison inmates shot at freedom
  186. Claiborne Detention in Homer
  187. Gov. Bobby Jindal signs bill that will fold Board of Parole into pardon boa
  188. My Dear God! What is going on in La!!
  189. New law as of August 1, 2012?
  190. New Good Time Laws
  191. What's the news on hb 104
  192. LA prisons making money!
  193. 517 new laws go into effect today
  194. ADA gets fired
  195. State plans to close Phelps Correctional, moving inmates to other prisons
  196. Louisiana sheriffs, prison operators keep control of inmate phone charges
  197. Beating covered up at Angola
  198. The 65 Percent Law?
  199. Wondering what's this deal about Gov Jindal and more good time credit?
  200. Commissioner concerned about jail phones rate reduction
  201. Proposed Early Release
  202. LA DOC Telemedicine
  203. 5 Madison Parish prison guards arrested
  204. DOJ Sides with Death Row Inmates over heat
  205. Judge rules death row heat unconstitutional
  206. 8 part expose on Louisiana and "prisons for profit"
  207. Air conditioning at Angola Death Row
  208. Former Angola officer charged in inmate beating
  209. Lcs corrections sells 8 prisons to geo group
  210. Video Exonerates Man Set Up By Louisiana Cops And Prosecutors
  211. Another innocent exonerated
  212. Sad case / inmate's final struggle caught on video
  213. Louisiana Decriminalizing Marijuana
  214. PTO Xmas Newsletter
  215. Angola State Prison: A Visit to a Prison Rodeo / CBS Sunday Morning
  216. Warden at Angola to resign- Jan 1
  217. Public Defense on verge of collapse due to underfunding
  218. Louisiana Senate Bills, if passed, may help LWOP sentences.
  219. Terrible decision to cut services
  220. Criminal Justice Reform Summit in Baton Rouge, LA
  221. Legislature considers privatizing
  222. Louisiana takes major step to reduce its prison population
  223. Louisiana Public Colleges Banned From Asking About Criminal History
  224. Angola inmate settles retaliation lawsuit
  225. Angola C/O pleads guilty
  226. 1,400 more Louisiana prisoners will be out Nov. 1