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    US judges admit taking kickbacks

    Feb 12,09 US judges admit taking kickbacks The judges face sentences of more than seven years Two US judges charged with taking more than $2m (£1.4m) in kickbacks from a privately-run detention centre have pleaded guilty to fraud. Prosecutors say Judges Mark Ciavarella and Michael Conahan...
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    alifornia prisoner rU.S. judges seek massive Release

    Breaking News U.S. judges seek massive California prisoner release - Yahoo! News. SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Federal judges on Monday tentatively ordered California to release tens of thousands of inmates, up to a third of all prisoners, in the next three years to stop dangerous overcrowding...