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Rachel Lucio

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Mississippi Court Refuses to Toss 12-Year Sentence for Contraband Cellphone

An attorney for a Mississippi man sentenced to 12 years for possessing a cellphone in jail said Friday he will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the case, after the state’s high court refused to reconsider the punishment.

Feds Launch Investigation Into Troubled Mississippi Prisons

Murders, suicides, riots, escapes and substandard living conditions are just a few of the issues in the Mississippi prison system that prompted the federal government to step in.

US Officials Flag Over 100 Potential Chinese Virus Cases

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Monday five U.S. cases of a new virus from China, and those numbers could rise as the agency keeps an eye on 110 people in 26 states who could have been infected.