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June 6, 2018
Inmates Chris Vernon, right, and Timothy Klose set pepper plants in a vegetable garden inside the walls of the North Dakota State Penitentiary on Tuesday afternoon, June 5. Produce from the garden will be donated to local food pantries. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune
Seeds of restorative justice planted with ND prison garden
June 6, 2018 - 11:08am
April 18, 2018
Reasons for increased violence at Minnesota prison unclear
April 18, 2018 - 8:13pm
April 16, 2018
At least 7 inmates dead, 17 injured after hours of rioting at South Carolina prison
April 16, 2018 - 7:18am
February 11, 2018
Brooke Crews leaves Cass County District Court on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, after her sentencing for conspiring to murder Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind. David Samson / Forum News Service
For safety reasons, prison to consider separating Crews from other inmates
February 11, 2018 - 3:02pm
January 27, 2018
A partnership between criminal justice and behavioral health programs should help North Dakota start seeing reductions similar to those from many other states that have adopted reforms. Special to Forum News Service
N.D.'s data-driven push to reduce prison populations follows growing trend among states
January 27, 2018 - 4:04pm
January 26, 2018
An inmate was caught attempting to smuggle a duffel bag of contraband, including large amounts of homemade food, back into a Texas prison. Image via the Jefferson County (Tex.) Sheriff's Department.
Escaped federal inmate caught going back into prison with snacks, booze and home-cooked food
January 26, 2018 - 1:30pm
January 9, 2014
Shezanne Cassim landed Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport after spending nine months in a United Arab Emirates prison for a charge he said was unjust. (Riham Feshir/Woodbury Bulletin)
Minnesota man stateside after nine months in UAE prison
January 9, 2014 - 10:00pm
December 25, 2013
Russia drops charges against Greenpeace activists
December 25, 2013 - 5:35pm
Israel plans new settlement push while freeing Palestinian prisoners
December 25, 2013 - 4:08pm
December 5, 2013
Murder charges expected in Minnesota prisoner's death
December 5, 2013 - 7:20pm
November 30, 2013
White supremacist's refusal to eat extending longer than most
November 30, 2013 - 1:30am
November 20, 2013
North Korea may have detained elderly U.S. man: Media
November 20, 2013 - 7:15pm
September 25, 2013
Escaped California prison inmate recaptured after 36 years on the run
September 25, 2013 - 9:33pm
July 8, 2013
Behind bars, Minnesota man's paintings eased families' grief
July 8, 2013 - 7:30am
April 13, 2013
Timothy LaMere, who is serving a 10-year sentence for unintentionally killing his friend Trevor Robinson, is photographed during an interview at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Lino Lakes, Minn., on Tuesday, March 26, 2013. (AP Photo/The St. Paul Pioneer Press, Ben Garvin) MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE OUT
In drug death, supplier lives with remorse
April 13, 2013 - 5:00am