Will Cell Phones Be The Downfall Of Prisons?

Will Cell Phones Be The Downfall Of Prisons?

by: Walter Pavlo The Federal Bureau of Prisons has tried to address the growing problem of cell phones in the hands of incarcerated inmates. In the event you do not know, cell phones and iPads (Microsoft Surface MSFT ) are illegal in federal prisons. However, they are...
Sufficient Evidence of Contraband in Prison Cell

Sufficient Evidence of Contraband in Prison Cell

By: Virginia Lawyers Weekly There is sufficient evidence to uphold the trial court’s determination that an item seized from appellant’s prison cell was a cell phone. Appellant’s conviction of being a prisoner in possession of a cell phone is affirmed. Analysis “The...
Senate tackles contraband cellphones in Oklahoma prisons

Senate tackles contraband cellphones in Oklahoma prisons

OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — The full Senate approved a measure that would tackle the issue of contraband cellphones in Oklahoma prisons. Sen. Darcy Jech, R-Kingfisher, proposed Senate Bill 1164 after hosting an interim study about the illegal use of cellphones behind bars....