Military Mistress Strikes Again 1
Stabbed Teen Girl He'd Abused 2
Unarmed When Gunned Down by Cops 3
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Mitchell was sentenced to life in prison because of a crime committed before he was a legal adult. His sentence was subsequently commuted, but he's still behind bars. How broken is the juvenile-lifer system? Westword has the story.

Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Traxler's complaints about a sore tooth were ignored for days, according to a new lawsuit. But finally, his frustrated keepers gave him a pair of pliers and told him to let fellow inmates give it a yank. Westword has the story.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Video visitation proponents point out that loved ones from far away can communicate with inmates using the technology. But are poor people being ripped off with high costs, low quality and more? Westword has the story.

Monday, February 9, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: As attacks increase on the prevalence of solitary confinement, a guard at a supermax facility shares his thoughts about whether the worst of the worst deserve such treatment. Westword has the story.

Monday, February 2, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: It was apparently on open secret on the prison yard that Garrett's searches went way beyond pat-downs, but inmates couldn't convince their minders to take their complaints seriously. How did they succeed? Westword has the story.

Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Inmate Lopez's death dragged out of hours while his jailers stood by, laughing about his plight. Even more shocking, the entire thing was caught on video that captured each agonizing moment. Westword has the story.

Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: McGill was in jail for a DUI when he began to feel stroke-like symptoms. He asked for help but the medical staff gave him the brush for around sixteen hours. What kind of shape was he in by then? Westword has the story.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Tom Clements was gunned down by a parole absconder. Afterward, the state created a new unit tasked with finding such law-breakers, and it's been working overtime. But is it also going overboard? Westword has the story.

Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 5:04 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The program connected longtime prisoners sure to have a difficult time to adapting to freedom with ex-cons gone straight willing to serve as guides. Recidivism rates were cut in a huge way, but so were funds. Why? Westword has the story.

Monday, October 27, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Duran was awarded $40,000 after a deputy roughed him up will in stir. But the city is refusing to pay the freight for the deputy, who's been fired, and Duran's attorney is worried he's going to freeze to death. Westword has the story.