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Death for rape: 26-year old gets capital punishment for raping, killing minor - Daily Bhaskar

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Death for rape: 26-year old gets capital punishment for raping, killing minor
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Death for rape: 26-year old gets capital punishment for raping, killing minor. Dailybhaskar.com | Jan 17, 2013, 22:02PM IST.
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60pc of child safety investigations not launched in timeframe

60pc of child safety investigations not launched in timeframe | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Only 37 per cent of investigations and assessments of child abuse notifications are started in the recommended timeframe in Queensland, State Government data shows.
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States of Incarceration: The Global Context 2016

States of Incarceration: The Global Context 2016 | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Criminal justice policy in every region of the United States is out of step with the rest of the world.
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Predictors of seeking emergency medical help during overdose events in a provincial naloxone distribution programme: a retrospective analysis

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Parental Divorce and Initiation of Alcohol Use in Early Adolescence

Parental Divorce and Initiation of Alcohol Use in Early Adolescence | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Parental divorce/separation is among the most commonly endorsed adverse childhood events and has been shown to increase subsequent risk of alcohol dependence and problems across adolescence and early adulthood, but its influence on early stages of alcoho
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Prison visitations are being replaced by far costlier and unreliable video phone kiosks

Prison visitations are being replaced by far costlier and unreliable video phone kiosks | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Video phone kiosks have been replacing real-life visitation in American jails and prisons — sometimes altogether — and the move is a welcome development for inmate calling services and prison wardens alike. For those on either end of the calls, though, it’s a direct line from their wallets to their captors’ bank accounts, and the government is having a hard time putting a stop to it.
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Richard Branson wants your business to hire an ex-con

Richard Branson wants your business to hire an ex-con | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Richard Branson wants businesses to start hiring ex-convicts and he's promoting a guidebook on how to start the recruitment process.
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Muslim Terrorists Are Running Whole Prison Blocks Under Sharia Law

Muslim Terrorists Are Running Whole Prison Blocks Under Sharia Law | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Muslim extremists have turned part of a prison into a “no-go zone” for non-Muslims, prison union leaders have claimed.
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Townsville sex offender jailed indefinitely

Townsville sex offender jailed indefinitely | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
A 20-year-old violent sexual offender who attempted to rape three women before he turned 18 will remain in jail indefinitely, after a Queensland Supreme Court judge declared him a “serious danger to the community”.
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'Mates protecting mates': Church's paedophile ring exposed

'Mates protecting mates': Church's paedophile ring exposed | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
The Anglican Church of Newcastle buried complaints about sex abusers, including senior priest Father Peter Rushton, who was later found to be part of a paedophile ring and who arranged for boys to be abused by others.
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Man charged with terror offence after raids in North Sydney, Dee Why

Man charged with terror offence after raids in North Sydney, Dee Why | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
A man has been charged with being a member of a terrorist organisation after police conducted raids across Sydney's north.
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Ex-cons turned actors perform the true trauma of prison

Ex-cons turned actors perform the true trauma of prison | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Former prisoners play parole officers and actors play prisoners in a new production called The Chat. But for those involved, it's a lot more than theatre.
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Former Prison Gang Member Describes Successful Reentry

Former Prison Gang Member Describes Successful Reentry | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Salvador Castaneda once belonged to the Paisa prison gang. He transformed his life and built successful reentry into society.
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The Worst Part Of Schizophrenia Isn’t What You Think It Is

The Worst Part Of Schizophrenia Isn’t What You Think It Is | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Even after the voices go quiet, people with schizophrenia struggle to focus and think clearly. Can computerized brain training solv
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The Folsom Prisoner Who Built Functional Miniature Carnivals Out of Toothpicks

The Folsom Prisoner Who Built Functional Miniature Carnivals Out of Toothpicks | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
It was the best way for William Jennings-Bryan Burke to kill time during his 23 years in prison.
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Females in Prison

Females in Prison | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
As a prison consultant for white collar offenders, I offer all types of content, including information about females in prison, as Jonel tells her story.
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Adherence to antipsychotic medication among homeless adults in Vancouver, Canada: a 15-year retrospective cohort study - Online First - Springer

Adherence to antipsychotic medication among homeless adults in Vancouver, Canada: a 15-year retrospective cohort study - Online First - Springer | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
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Homicide–suicide and the role of mental disorder: a national consecutive case series

Homicide–suicide and the role of mental disorder: a national consecutive case series | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
There is a lack of robust empirical research examining mental disorder and homicide–suicide. Primary care medical records are seldom used in homicide–suicide research. The aims of this study were to describe the characteristics of offender
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Businesses gather at Ford Prison to find out about employing ex-offenders - Press releases - GOV.UK

Businesses gather at Ford Prison to find out about employing ex-offenders - Press releases - GOV.UK | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Local businesses discover how employing ex-offenders can help meet their need for specialist skills.
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Prisonist.org: Shouldn't Criminal Defense Lawyers Prepare Clients for Prison? by Jay M. Berger - Guest Blogger

Prisonist.org: Shouldn't Criminal Defense Lawyers Prepare Clients for Prison? by Jay M. Berger - Guest Blogger | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
The author served almost five years in a Federal prison for a white-collar crime.
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The University of Sydney - CrimNet

The University of Sydney - CrimNet | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Library@CSNSW's insight:
- Canberra Considers Creating a Supervised Injecting Room for its Prisoners
- Liquid Criminology: Doing Imaginative Criminological Research
- The drugs made me do it: can prescription side-effects be an excuse for crime?
- Criminology and Queer Theory: Dangerous Bedfellows?

Events
- Making a difference through social research on prisons, health and justice: Eileen Baldry in conversation with Carla Treloar Date: 10th August, 4-5pm Location: UNSW Kensington Campus, Sydney, NSW
- The Poverty to Prison Pipeline: Has the Adversarial System Passed its Use-by Date? Date: 8th August 2016, 5:00-6:30pm Location: Flinders University, Adelaide, SA
- Working with Domestic Violence Offenders Course 24th of August. This criminology course forms part of a partnership between Corrective Services NSW and the Sydney Institute of Criminology.
- Monsters, Rebels, and Queers: Justice and the Outsider Date: Monday 15th August, 3:00-6:00pm Location: QUT Gardens Point, Brisbane QLD

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Interesting drug and alcohol facts July 2016

Interesting drug and alcohol facts July 2016 | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Andrew Brown's July 2016 analysis of the latest drug facts and figures shows that strong cider is sold at alarmingly cheap price in English off-licences.
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Bid to stop Ahmed Elomar, brother of slain jihadist, release from prison

Bid to stop Ahmed Elomar, brother of slain jihadist, release from prison | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
The decision to release Ahmed Elomar - the brother and nephew of two infamous Australian terrorists - from prison will be challenged by the NSW government.
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Supermarket self-service checkouts risk normalising theft, says criminologist

Supermarket self-service checkouts risk normalising theft, says criminologist | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
They might be quicker for customers, but self-service checkouts come at a cost for supermarkets.
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Health and well-being in future prisons

Health and well-being in future prisons | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Latest post on RSA Future Prison report looks at one of the most challenging aspects of reform - how tackle under-pressure and fragmented health provision.
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Cell Block 7: Go Inside Jackson’s Eye-Opening Prison Museum

Cell Block 7: Go Inside Jackson’s Eye-Opening Prison Museum | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Ever wondered what life inside a prison looks like, but don't want to find out the hard way? Take a look inside Jackson's Cell Block 7 prison museum, a formerly active cell block located at the current Michigan Southern Regional Prison! - Click to read more
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