Tennessee Jails Are Offering Inmates Shorter Sentences In Exchange For SterilizationTennessee inmates can receive upwards of 30 days cut from jail sentences if they agree to get a vasectomy or insert a contraceptive device into their body.
Judge Rules That Florida Prisons Serve Kosher Meals To Religious InmatesA federal judge has ruled that the law requires Florida prisons to serve kosher meals to inmates who request them for religious reasons.
New Prisons Chief Promising Change After Suspicious Death Of InmatesFlorida's new prisons chief is promising wide-ranging changes amid the suspicious deaths of dozens of inmates in the state's prisons.
Gas Explosion At County Jail Kills 2 Inmates, Injures Over 100 PeopleA gas explosion at a jail has injured 100 to 150 inmates and corrections officers and killed two inmates, a county spokeswoman said.
Tape: Suspect In Fla. Music Death Wanted Guns Sold The Florida man convicted of attempted murder in a shooting over loud music ordered while in jail that his guns and ammunition be sold to pay for his defense.
Jail Clerk Accused Of Stealing Prescription Drugs From InmatesA property clerk at the Pinellas County Jail faces multiple charges after sheriff's officials say he took prescription drugs from at least five inmates.
Gavel Club Helps Inmates Sharpen Speaking Skills Steady applause from men dressed in blue-grey prison uniforms preceded Steven Petrarca as he stood planted behind the chapel lectern at Wakulla Correctional Institution.
Prison Inmates Do It "Gangnam Style"Just when you thought the Psy renditions were over.

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