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Hamas: Israel Halted Visits to Terrorists in Prisons

Israel has been preventing family members from visiting terrorists held in Israeli prisons, the Ministry for Prisoners in Gaza said Thursday. In a statement, Abd al-Rahman Shadid said that he…

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Parole Board Decides on Early Release for Olmert

A parole board on Thursday approved the release from prison for former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert. Olmert has served 18 months of his 27-month sentence, and the parole board said Thursday…

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Court Rules Olmert Memoirs Will Remain in Custody

A section of the memoirs being written by former prime minister Ehud Olmert has been impounded by an Israeli court on suspicion that it contains classified material. Two chapters from…

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Authorities Say Escaped Georgia Inmates Captured

Authorities say they have captured two escaped inmates wanted in the slayings of two Georgia prison guards. GBI spokeswoman Nelly Miles says 43-year-old Donnie Russell Rowe and 24-year-old Ricky Dubose…

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