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An artist affiliated with Lil Wayne‘s Young Money recording label imprint was sentenced this week to life in prison on a double murder conviction. Widner “Flow” Degruy was handed down the sentence on Tuesday (May 14) in connection to a 2015 Memorial Day case.

Supporters of Cyntoia Brown have been rallying on her behalf to see that she have her life sentence for murder commuted, considering Brown says she was a victim of sex trafficking.  With the news that Brown will soon see Freedom, many on Twitter are reacting to the news.

The lingering effects from Rashad Owens’ 2014 SXSW drunk driving massacre have still been omnipresent for the victims, even if the story wasn’t readily accessble in the news. Today, November 6, the 23-year-old Texas native learned his fate for his actions last year and it reads he will never be a free man again.

A Colorado judge ensured that even the shed skin cells of Dark Knight shooter James Holmes will never be free in this lifetime.

There was never any doubt in the minds of jurors that James Holmes was guilty as accused. The madman who killed twelve people and injured 70 others during the July 20, 2012 premiere of The Dark Knight Rises, attempted to plead insanity for his gun crazy actions but was still held accountable for first-degree murder […]

If you were aware of the black market website, Silk Road, during its heyday at the top of the decade, then you were already one step closer to committing a felony. The online marketplace for heavy drugs such as heroin, cocaine and ecstasy amassed millions in revenue before being shut down in the November 2014.

As if the earlier reports weren’t preluding to this verdict, Lil Kim’s ex-boyfriend, Damion “World” Hardy won’t ever get to experience the light of day as a free man ever again.

Former music executive James Rosemand aka Jimmy Henchman was sentenced to life in prison on Friday, October 25 in a Brooklyn federal courthouse for cocaine trafficking. Also, he faces more charges. 

Quartavious Davis is not denying any wrongdoing, but is understandably shocked by his life sentence, for armed robbery. Davis participated in a string of robberies in 2010, and was handed down the excessive sentence for his very first offense. Florida’s justice system has found itself in the national spotlight since the shooting of Trayvon Martin, […]

A man that told authorities he stole over 100 bras to support his career as a transvestite prostitute was sentenced to life in prison. Darnell Wilson was arrested after being caught stealing bras from a Kohl’s clothing store in DeSoto County Mississippi. Before being captured, the self described “transvestite prostitute” led police on a high […]

On Saturday, Devonni Maunel “Devo” Benton was sentenced to life plus 25 years for the murder of Spelman College sophomore Jasmine Lynn. Benton was found guilty of murder and two counts of aggravated assault for the shooting that took place in September of 2009. The additional 25 years given to Benton, 21, are credited to […]