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A former Indiana truck driver convicted of offering to assist Saddam Hussein's government in Iraq has asked a federal judge to let him out of prison, but prosecutors say he should remain behind bars.
Lawyers for a federal inmate charged with killing a guard at a northeastern Pennsylvania prison say the U.S. Bureau of Prisons shares blame in his death.
One of the so-called Cuban Five spy ring convicted in the U.S. is scheduled for release next month from a federal prison in Arizona.
BOSTON (AP) — Convicted Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has been moved to a federal prison in Arizona.
The federal government has come up with a solution for overcrowded and cramped prison populations: release more inmates.
Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. says he has averted daily furloughs of 3,570 federal prison staffers around the country, moving $150 million from other Justice Department accounts to stave off a serious threat to the lives and safety of correctional staff, inmates and the public.
Defense attorneys for the man convicted of killing Chandra Levy will request a new trial after learning that prosecutors had "significant impeaching" information about one of the government's witnesses, according to documents partially unsealed in the case Tuesday.
At a federal prison in the mountains of southern West Virginia, hundreds of female inmates are taking part in a pilot program to bring the quality of entertainment behind bars into the 21st century.
Facebook has hired the team behind Gowalla, the location service that lets people share where they are using their mobile phones.