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A parent is jailed for their child's truancy once a fortnight every school term in England and Wales, analysis of court statistics shows...

2009-02-12

 UK truancy jail
Two US judges charged with taking more than $2m in kickbacks from a privately-run detention centre have pleaded guilty to fraud. Prosecutors say Judges Mark Ciavarella and Michael Conahan took the money in return for giving young offenders long sentences to serve in the centre.

2009-02-13

 USA jail bribe judge
A German court has approved the release from jail of a leader of a radical leftist group involved in high-profile killings in the 1970s and 1980s. Red Army Faction leader Christian Klar, aged 56, is serving five life terms but will have served the minimum required 26 years by January. ... What is the meaning of 'life term jail' if somebody serving five of them is released while alive, after just 26 years? Tomáš J. Fül...

2008-11-24

 terrorism life term jail
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has suggested the state could reduce prison spending by housing undocumented inmates in Mexican jails.

2010-01-26

 Mexico jail service business USA