Tag Archives: Prison

  • Wesley Snipes: ‘You Can’t Take Life Itself Too Seriously’

    Aug 5, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *In his first big screen project since being released from prison, Wesley Snipes joked that his entry into the “Expendables” franchise was a long time coming. Speaking ahead of “The Expendables 3” world premiere Monday, the actor joked that Sylvester Stallone had him in mind for the first movie but he was “just a little […]

  • Steven Ivory: O.J. Simpson, 20 Years Later

    Jun 17, 14 by blueolive Comments Off

    *White people were mad as hell. I’ve never seen or felt anger around Los Angeles like I did on October 3, 1995. It was unfiltered, devoid of any of the time-honored White Guilt that  blacks in America have long manipulated and relied upon. That day, after the verdict was read, sitting at traffic lights, I’d […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr. Transferred to Ala. Prison After Solitary Confinement

    Apr 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has been moved from a federal prison in North Carolina to a minimum-security prison camp in Montgomery, Ala., after clashing with prison officials and being placed in solitary confinement, a source told the Chicago Sun-Times. The ex-Chicago congressman had been advising other inmates in North Carolina about their rights […]

  • Vybz Kartel Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder

    Apr 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *A Jamaican judge sentenced international reggae-dancehall star Vybz Kartel to life imprisonment on Thursday after he was found guilty of murder last month, reports Reuters. Kartel, 38, had been on trial for the murder of one of his former associates, Clive Williams, popularly known as “Lizard.” Williams was murdered in August 2011 after a business […]

  • Petey Pablo Out of Prison, Ready for Comeback

    Mar 13, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Rapper Petey Pablo of “Freek-a-Leek” fame has been released from prison after a two-year bid for gun smuggling. The entertainer was arrested at Raleigh Durham Airport on Sept. 11, 2010 after cops say he tried to take a stolen gun through airport security. He was sentenced to 35 months at a federal prison, but was […]

  • Danielle ‘Taystee’ Brooks on ‘Getting Rid of Those Stereotypes’ in ‘Orange is the New Black’ Season 2

    Feb 17, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Netflix users who binge-watched the newly-released second season of “House of Cards” got a little surprise after the final episode – a teaser trailer for the second season of “Orange is the New Black.” [Scroll down to watch.] The 15-second clip revealed that the jailhouse drama’s 13 new episodes will become available to Netflix subscribers […]