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Imprisoned Murderer Gets Life Sentence For Strangling ‘Child Molester’ Cellmate Who ‘Bragged’ Of Crimes

A 51-year-old man already serving life without parole in a Michigan prison for a 1991 slaying has received another life sentence for killing his cellmate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–24 hours ago

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Officials Suspect Prisoner Of Homicide After Cellmate Found Dead

Michigan officials say a 67-year-old inmate has been found dead in an apparent homicide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2014

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State Wants Inmate To Stop Using Air Mattress

Should a federal judge decide how a prisoner sleeps?

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2014

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Inmate’s Unforgettable Pick-Up Line Unleashed In Court [VIDEO]

The inmate is so proud of this pick-up line, he gives the double point and nod to the prosecutor as she says it, miming like, “oh yeah, that’s my line.”

97.1 The Ticket–09/24/2014

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Michigan Inmate Mistakenly Released For 5 Days

An inmate waiting to be sentenced for sexually assaulting his child was mistakenly released due to a “paperwork problem.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2014

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Michigan Inmate Accepts $250 To Settle Lawsuit

The state Corrections Department has agreed to settle a lawsuit by an inmate who said his health was harmed by exposure to mold and bleach.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/19/2014

Leon Echols (credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Man With Odd Sentence Stuck With Life In Prison

“This is an exceptional case in which defendant’s sentence is illegal,” wrote Justice Michael Cavanagh.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Escaped Prisoner Is Back In Michigan’s Hands

A man who escaped from a Michigan prison in February is back in the state after no longer opposing his extradition from Indiana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Michigan: Failure To Reset Alarms Key To Prison Escape

Guards didn’t properly operate the motion-detector alarms at a gate the inmate pried open with scissors and a belt buckle, investigators concluded Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2014

Michael David Elliot escaped from the Ionia Correctional Facility. (credit: Michigan Dept. Of Corrections OTIS)

Inmate Who Escaped From Mich. Prison Fights Return

A convicted killer who was captured in Indiana after escaping from an Ionia prison is continuing to fight efforts to return him to Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

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