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Jerome Murdough

Officials: Mentally Ill Homeless Veteran ‘Baked To Death’ In Overheated Jail Cell

A mentally ill homeless veteran who died behind bars last month “essentially baked to death” in a jail cell that overheated to more than 100 degrees, a New York City official told The Associated Press.

03/19/2014

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Senators Seek End To Prisoners’ Bogus Tax Refunds

Some prisoners use their own names or the names of friends and associates to submit false claims to receive and cash refund checks.

01/16/2011