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AP: Inmate Died After Being Locked Alone In Rikers Island Cell For 7 Days

Documents show a mentally ill inmate locked alone in his Rikers Island cell last September died after he was found naked and covered in feces.

05/22/2014

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Rabbi Leib Glanz, Brother Charged With Rent Fraud In NYC

Prosecutors said Menashe Glanz filed false documents to get subsidies for an apartment that his brother lived in.

09/15/2011

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Conn. Authorities Hope Cards Can Crack Cold Cases

Connecticut law enforcement officials are hoping to crack some of their unsolved cases by giving playing cards to prison inmates.

11/21/2010