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true crime

Martin Shkreli Seems to Be Running His Company from Prison with an Illegal Phone

Looks like Pharma Bro somehow just screwed himself over—again.
Allie Conti
3.10.19
prison

A Former New York Prison Guard Penned a Wild Account of an Escape

After feeling news reports got the story wrong, Charles A. Gardner wanted to tell his insider's tale.
Seth Ferranti
3.9.19
Drugs

You Can Vomit or Shit It Out

It’s all part of the process of procuring drugs in prison as an ex-inmate tells us.
Maroosha Muzaffar
3.1.19
prison

Spending a Day at a Prison in India Reminded Me of School

The prime attraction of Etah jail is the new, automatic 'roti'-making machine.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
2.28.19
bdsm

The Secret S&M Subculture in Australia's Prisons

There's one joint that's especially famous for it. We asked four of its inmates what really goes on.
Mahmood Fazal
2.19.19
crime

Why Crying Is Socially Acceptable for Guys In Crime

Imagine a culture in which dead friends and lost childhoods are the norm.
Mahmood Fazal
2.15.19
hard time

How It Feels To Be Blind In an Australian Prison

"Being blind in jail is like being in solitary confinement 24/7."
Mahmood Fazal
1.28.19
prison

South Koreans Are Sending Themselves to a Fake Jail to Escape Daily Life

Thousand of people are locking themselves up as a way to get out of work.
Gavin Butler
12.21.18
Inside Outsider

For Prisoners, Masculine Beauty Brings Power

There's something about Australia's prison system that breeds a culture of aesthetic obsession.
Mahmood Fazal
11.28.18
Australia Today

Over 30 Women Are in Prison Because of a Home Renovation Reality Show

Dozens of vulnerable residents were evicted from the Gatwick Hotel so that the property could be renovated for 'The Block'.
Gavin Butler
11.23.18
Culture

Nike 'Jailwinds' Are the Crown Jewel of Australia's Prison System

No one calls them 'Tailwinds' in prison. They're 'Jailwinds.'
Mahmood Fazal
11.15.18
Food

This Japanese Pop-Up Restaurant Is Serving the Last Meals of Death Row Inmates

You can dine on a hamburger, a baked potato, a hard-boiled egg, and three shots of Jack Daniels, just like double-murderer Gary Mark Gilmore.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.26.18
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