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Criminal Punishment

One man was kept in solitary confinement for 19 years, Human Rights Watch says.
“I’ve just signed your death warrant,” Judge Rosemarie Aquilina said to the former USA Gymnastics doctor.
The cult leader who masterminded the murders of at least seven people died decades after prosecutors sought his execution.
Editor’s note: Taking a cue from Slate, this article describes an American news story — the virtually unprecedented prosecution
One person called the Michigan jail threat “the worst punishment ever.”
UNITED NATIONS — For the first time, the United Nations has launched an international investigation into the crimes of the
Michelle Carter, the young woman found guilty of involuntary manslaughter after she coerced her boyfriend into killing himself
After almost nine years in prison, O.J. Simpson is getting out.  The state of Nevada unanimously decided to grant parole
A sexual assault survivor was forced to hear a judge call her convicted rapist “an extraordinarily good man” before sentencing