Barret Robbins is released from the Dade Correctional Institute on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Ex-NFL Star Lashes Out After Being Released From S. Fla. Prison

The former NFL player who was sentenced to prison after a police-involved shooting on Miami Beach seven years ago is now out of jail.


OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 8: Center Barret Robbins #63 of the Oakland Raiders walks on the field during the game against the Seattle Seahawks on September 8, 2002 at Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Raiders won 31-17. (Photo By Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Miami Beach Det. Reveals Details About Run-In With Ex-NFL Star

For a while, Barret Robbins was well on his way to live a life full of fame and fortune. The 6’3″, 320-pound former NFL star was set to play in the Super Bowl in 2003. However, he never got on the field.


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Proposed ICE Detention Center In Southwest Ranches Killed By Agency

With support eroding for a new privately built and operated federal detention center in Southwest Ranches, the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency announced late Friday that it was abandoning plans for the center, a victory for opponents and a blow to those who saw it as a source of tax revenue and jobs.


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Ex-Media Mogul Conrad Black Released From Miami Federal Prison

Conrad Black, a disgraced former media mogul, walked out of federal prison in Miami early Friday morning after serving roughly three years for defrauding investors.


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Charles Colson, Presidential Aide During Watergate, Dies At 80

Charles Colson, the tough-as-nails special counsel to President Richard Nixon who went to prison for his role in a Watergate-related case and became a Christian evangelical helping inmates, has died. He was 80.


LA HABANA, CUBA:  An inmate pops out from a ventilation gap in one of the jail blocks of "Combinado del Este" prison in Havana, 31 March 2004, during a visit that Cuban government organized so as to show the press the prison population's health condition. This is the first time that Fidel Castro's government is showing the prison's inside to the international media, in response to growing accusations of human rights abuses, previous to Geneva's Summit where it could be charged with human rights violations and mistreatment of the convicts.        (Source: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Inside Cuban Prison Walls

They’re the images that Raul Castro’s government doesn’t want you to see. Secret videos show terrible conditions at Cuba’s largest and most notorious prison, Havana’s Combinado del Este.



House Committee Releases Prison Privatization Bill Proposal

A proposal for privatizing prisons in 18 counties in the state, a bill that with a few differences, was released late Friday by The House Justice Appropriations Committee.


Jeffrey George was sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in illegally distributing some 20 million pain pills. (Source: PBSO)

Judge Gives S. Fla. Pill Mill Owner 15+ Years In Prison

The co-owner of four South Florida pain clinics responsible for illegally distributing some 20 million pain pills was slapped with a prison sentence of more than 15 years.



Fla. Judge Again Blocks Prison Privatization

A Florida circuit judge has ordered the state to “cease and desist” from taking further steps toward accepting bids for a prison-privatization plan that she found unconstitutional.


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Former Secret Agent Pleads Guilty To Impersonating Agent

An adjunct Broward County university professor and former U.S. Secret Service agent entered a guilty plea for impersonating a federal law enforcement officer, according to a statement the U.S. State Attorney released Friday.