Category: prison

In 2013, four female prison guards in Baltimore were all found…

In 2013, four female prison guards in Baltimore were all found to have been impregnated by the same inmate.

It is illegal under German law to deny the holocaust, which is…

It is illegal under German law to deny the holocaust, which is punishable by up to 5 years in prison.

An innocent man spent 17 years in jail until they found his…

An innocent man spent 17 years in jail until they found his doppelganger living in the same town with the same first name.

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A French convict used oranges painted like grenades to escape…

A French convict used oranges painted like grenades to escape prison via a helicopter piloted by his wife who took flight lessons solely for the escape.

Thousands of prisoners were abandoned in Orleans Parish Prison…

Thousands of prisoners were abandoned in Orleans Parish Prison during Hurricane Katrina where the water and sewage rose up to neck deep. They went days without food, water or ventilation.

A man who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for shooting with…

A man who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for shooting with intent to kill and robbery requested that his sentence was extended to 33 years, to match Larry Bird’s NBA jersey number. The request was granted.

At the age of 16, Mark Whalberg served 45 days in prison for…

At the age of 16, Mark Whalberg served 45 days in prison for attempted murder after beating a middle-aged Vietnamese man to unconscious while calling him “Vietnamese f**king sh*t”.

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Man falsely imprisoned for 10 years, uses prison library to…

Man falsely imprisoned for 10 years, uses prison library to study law and have his conviction overturned. Becomes a lawyer and is now helping overturn other false convictions.

Juan Catalan spent nearly 6 months in jail for the murder of a…

Juan Catalan spent nearly 6 months in jail for the murder of a teenage girl until his lawyer found unused footage from HBO’s ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’·that proved he’d been at a Dodger’s game with his 6-year-old daughter.

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Sympathizing with Kim Jong-un, leader of North Korea, is an…

Sympathizing with Kim Jong-un, leader of North Korea, is an illegal act in South Korea. Even blogging can land you in jail.

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