Russian opponent Alexei Navalny sentenced to serve three and a half years in prison from a suspended sentence in 2014 – BBC News World

Russian opponent Alexei Navalny sentenced to serve three and a

Drafting BBC News World February 2, 2021 Image source, Reuters Caption, Alexei Navalny had been detained in Moscow since mid-January. Russian justice on Tuesday sentenced critical Kremlin opponent Alexei Navalny to a three-and-a-half-year prison sentence for breaching the terms of his probation. This Tuesday’s sanction supposes the reimposition of a conviction for embezzlement that had … Read more

Emma Coronel, wife of ‘El Chapo’, sentenced to 3 years in prison for conspiring to traffic drugs to the United States

Emma Coronel wife of El Chapo sentenced to 3 years

A Washington DC judge on Tuesday imposed a 3-year prison sentence on Emma Coronel Aispuro for the crimes of conspiracy to distribute drugs and launder millions of dollars illegally obtained by the Sinaloa Cartel, led by her husband, Joaquín ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán. The prosecution had asked Judge Rudolph Contreras to sentence her to four years … Read more

Why is the regime keeping Maykel Osorbo, Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara and Esteban Rodríguez in prison?

Why is the regime keeping Maykel Osorbo Luis Manuel Otero

While the song “Patria y Vida” rose with the awards for Song of the Year and Best Urban Song at the 2021 Latin Grammy Awards ceremony, one of his co-interpreters and member of the San Isidro Movement (MSI), Maykel Castillo “Osorbo”, was serving six months in provisional prison without a trial having been held. His … Read more

Ecuador: Guayaquil prison “under control” by soldiers and police, after deadly riot

Ecuador Guayaquil prison under control by soldiers and police after

Soldiers near the prison in Guayaquil, Ecuador, November 16, 2021. FERNANDO MENDEZ / AFP The situation would be ” under control “. According to the director of the penitentiary services of Ecuador Fausto Cobo, soldiers and police officers finally managed to take back in hand, Tuesday, November 16, the prison of Guayaquil, in the south-west … Read more

Ecuador: 68 dead in prison riot

Ecuador 68 dead in prison riot

An ambulance evacuates the wounded from the prison of Guayaquil (Ecuador), November 13, 2021. FERNANDO MENDEZ / AFP It is a new tragedy which strikes the Ecuadorian prison of Guayaquil. Clashes of extreme violence between gangs of detainees took place, Friday 12 and Saturday 13 November, in this penitentiary in the southwest of the country, … Read more

In Burma, an American journalist sentenced to eleven years in prison for dissent

In Burma an American journalist sentenced to eleven years in

This undated file photo, released on June 4, 2021, with permission of the Fenster family, shows American journalist Danny Fenster, working in New Iberia, Louisiana. – / AFP The Burmese repression takes on a judicial dimension. An American journalist, detained since May by the junta in Burma, was sentenced to eleven years in prison, his … Read more

Mother of inmate found dead in Lisbon prison demands reopening of investigation

Mother of inmate found dead in Lisbon prison demands reopening

JN/Agencies Yesterday at 18:59 The mother of inmate Danijoy Pontes, found dead in the Lisbon Prison Establishment (EPL) on September 15, assured this Saturday that her son was murdered in jail and asked for the investigation to be reopened by the Public Ministry. Indignant at what she considers to have been the murder of her … Read more

The abuses against Alexei Navalny in the Russian prison: “If you do not kneel before them, they have only one objective, to break it”

The abuses against Alexei Navalny in the Russian prison If

A prison guard with a dog is seen near an entrance to the IK-2 men’s correctional center (REUTERS / Tatyana Makeyeva) Two former inmates of prison number 2 of Cover, in the Vladimir region, about a hundred kilometers east of Moscow, where the Russian opposition leader is serving a sentence, Alexei Navalny, denounced today the … Read more

Robert Mitchum, the actor who was forged as a tough guy in prison

Robert Mitchum the actor who was forged as a tough

EiTB | A.A. This week marks 100 years since the birth of actor Robert Mitchum, a tough guy who was arrested twice throughout his life. Next August 6 will be fulfilled 100 years from birth of the actor Robert Mitchum, a tough-looking classic Hollywood actor who starred in such films as “El Dorado,” “The Night … Read more