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January 2016

The Prisonworld Radio Hour Reaches in the Prisonworld Mailbag

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Who talks about prison issues consistently…from a male & female perspective? Who brings inmates voices from behind the walls to the airwaves? Who spotlights those that have gone from prison to prominence? All answers leads to The Prisonworld Radio Hour.

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Gucci Mane (Rapper) Still Holding it Down til 2017

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Gucci Mane (Rapper) Still Holding it Down til 2017

PRISONWORLD NEWS – Rapper Gucci Mane, also known as Radric Davis, was recently part of a social media fabrication where it spread across various networks that he was rumored to have been released from prison early. Not True. Looks like he may be staying behind the walls til 2017 or close to it.

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The Prisonworld Radio Hour Dishes with Hot Topics for 2016

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Who talks about prison issues consistently…from a male & female perspective? Who brings inmates voices from behind the walls to the airwaves? Who spotlights those that have gone from prison to prominence? All answers leads to The Prisonworld Radio Hour.

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#Prisonworld News – Modern Day Brothel Madam BUSTED

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#Prisonworld News – Modern Day Brothel Madam BUSTED

A Houston woman who ran an international sex trafficking ring out of her East End cantina was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday, officials said.

Hortencia “Tencha” Medeles, 70, was convicted in April of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking, conspiracy to harbor aliens, aiding and abetting to commit money laundering and conspiracy to commit money laundering, according to the FBI.

Twelve women, some of whom were as young as 14 at the time, testified that pimps lured them to a 17-room brothel upstairs from Medeles’ Las Palmas II bar on Telephone Rd. Prosecutors said the women were often beaten and forced to have sex in an operation that netted Tencha over $1.6 million in its last 19 months.

“These were human beings — women and children — who were treated as a commodity,” Kenneth Magidson, the U.S. Attorney for Southern District of Texas, said in a statement. “They came from their home countries hoping for a better life, only to be enslaved and forced into unspeakable acts. This is a local, national and international issue, but also a humanitarian issue.”

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#Prisonworld News – El Chapo – No Longer Escapo

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#Prisonworld News – El Chapo – No Longer Escapo

via Huffington Post
El Chapo Recaptured: Not Exactly “Mission Accomplished”

Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto took a victory lap last week, hours after Mexican authorities re-captured fugitive drug-industry executive, El Chapo Guzmán.

Echoing George W. Bush’s Iraq War victory boasts, Mexico’s president tweeted: “Misión Cumplida” — Spanish for “Mission Accomplished”.

¿Mision Cumplida? Not exactly.

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