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File photo of a man in handcuffs. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Hawaii Abolishes Life Sentences Without Parole For Minors

Hawaii’s new law follows a national trend

CBS Seattle–07/03/2014

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3 Prison Officers Injured In Walla Walla Attack

Some prison officers were injured while breaking up an early morning attack at the Washington State Penitentiary.

06/14/2014

File photo of empty cells in a prison.  (credit:  Andy Sacks/Getty Images)

Ore. Inmate Found Unconscious In Cell, Dies

The Oregon Corrections Department says a 67-year-old inmate serving time at a northeast Oregon prison died after being found unconscious in his single cell.

12/03/2013

Bradley William Monical was caught in an Oregon City home. (Getty Images)

Oregon Jail Escapee Arrested After A Year On The Run

A convicted bank robber who escaped from a southern Oregon jail by jumping into a tree has been captured after almost a year on the run.

11/14/2013

File photo of a man in jail.  (Credit: Thinkstock)

Long-Held Idaho Prisoner Resurrects Case From Riot

Ronald Lee Macik is inmate 12680, the lowest number among 8,700 felons in Idaho prisons. It’s a lonely distinction: Nobody else locked up in 1969 when guards first escorted a 21-year-old Macik through the State Penitentiary’s sally port remains behind bars.

11/04/2013

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Prison Inmates Learning Aerospace Work

Forget license plates. Some inmates at the Airway Heights Corrections Center are training for jobs in the state’s huge aerospace industry.

CBS Seattle–09/23/2013

File photo of a prison cell block. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Prison For Powerlifter For Importing Steroids

An Eastern Washington powerlifter has been sentenced to 2.5 years in federal prison for importing steroids.

CBS Seattle–09/06/2013

File photo of a prison cell block. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

State Prison Brings Together Solitary Inmates

Six inmates, each shackled and chained to a chair, face the front of a room at the Washington State Penitentiary as two instructors guide them through conversations about managing anger and avoiding confrontation.

05/12/2013

File photo of a prison (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Boeing Project Manager Mentoring ‘Barefoot Bandit’ At Washington Prison

Jonathan Standridge and Colton Harris-Moore made an odd couple as they sat together in the visiting room of a Washington state prison one day last spring.

03/21/2013

File photo of a prison cell block. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Search Continues For Accused Killer Of Grandparents, Deemed An ‘Extreme Danger’ To Public

The man accused of killing his grandparents in Renton, Wash., had just been released from prison.

03/11/2013

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