Fellow Prisoner

WASHINGTON | Violence plagued West Virginia prison before Bulger’s murder

WASHINGTON — Long before notorious Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was killed at a federal prison in West Virginia, lawmakers, advocates and even prison guards had been sounding the alarm about dangerous conditions there. But there has been no public indication that federal prison officials have taken action to address the safety concerns, even as … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Violence plagued West Virginia prison before Bulger’s murder

Texas News: Beaumont, Joseph Young, Beaumont Federal Inmate Guilty of Assaulting Fellow Prisoner

BEAUMONT, Texas – A 36-year-old federal inmate has pleaded guilty to assaulting another prisoner in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown today. Joseph Young, of Ripley, TN, pleaded guilty to assault with a deadly weapon on June 22, 2018 before U.S. Magistrate Judge Keith F. Giblin. According to information presented … Continue reading Texas News: Beaumont, Joseph Young, Beaumont Federal Inmate Guilty of Assaulting Fellow Prisoner