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prisons

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Drone delivers bundle of drugs to prison yard, causes serious hoopla

When a package containing heroin, marijuana and tobacco lands in a prison yard, things go pretty much the way you'd expect.

By August 4, 2015

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Physicist Hawking says there's a way out of a black hole

In a speech in Stockholm, renowned scientist Stephen Hawking says black holes "are not the eternal prisons they were once thought." That's the easy version of his musings on the topic.

By August 25, 2015

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Real-life horror fills 'The Stanford Prison Experiment' trailer

IFC Films releases a trailer for its thriller about the infamous 1971 psychological experiment that showed humans' susceptibility to carrying out and enduring punishment.

By June 16, 2015

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Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life in prison

A New York judge hands illegal online drug site founder a life prison sentence in one of the strangest, darkest tales of Web culture.

By May 29, 2015

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Prison of Elders makes Destiny worth returning to

Erick and Aaron break down the Prison of Elders and why it's going to be worth coming back to Destiny for.

By May 5, 2015

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New 'Orange Is the New Black' trailer takes us back to prison

Netflix has released a new trailer for Season 3 of its hit prison show "Orange Is the New Black," which is set to bring us back to Litchfield Penitentiary on June 12.

By April 9, 2015

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What's up with that crazy inhumane prison on 'The Flash'?

Commentary: On another Flash-less Tuesday, Crave's Kelsey Adams wants to talk about the elephant in the padded room.

By March 3, 2015

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Phone cases with a conscience feature faces of political prisoners

Artist Ai Weiwei's Lego portraits of those who've been silenced, imprisoned or exiled because of their beliefs inspire a new line of iPhone cases, with part of the proceeds going to Amnesty International.

By February 19, 2015

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Journalist with links to Anonymous sentenced to 5 years in prison

Barrett Brown drew the attention of law enforcement after posting a public link to data stolen in the 2011 hack of security think tank Stratfor.

By January 22, 2015

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Bitcoin bigwig goes to prison in Silk Road case

BitInstant CEO Charlie Shrem is sentenced to two years prison time, despite asking to be let off free to "change the world."

By December 20, 2014