One lady by the name of Elena Estrada went by the nickname as “ heartbreaker “. Elena had been sentenced to seven years, for stabbing her unfaithful lover and opening up his chest then cutting out his heart and through his heart at his face. A male inmate with the name of Frank Leslie went by the name “ fast gun “. He shot his girlfriend in a drunken rage and a man in a gang, then later on he became a model inside the Yuma prison. Another man named Barney K Riggs goes by the name of “ Hero of the Gates Riot “.
Chuck Berry was born Charles Anderson Edward Berry on October 18, 1926 in Louis, Missouri by Martha and Henry Berry. His parents were the grandchildren of slaves and how he was raised, not seeing or knowing a Whiteman until 3 years old. He had started the hobby of music and singing at the age 6. He was always known to be a troublemaker throughout school. In his early years he had served 3 years for armed robbery and 120 days due to tax charges.
The 5 men arrested for the attack spent between 6 and 12 years in prison for a crime they did not commit. This event could have influenced Harper Lee because in the book it is a white lawyer defending a black man for rape charges and the same kind of thing happened in real life with the central park five. The five men who were tried in court sued the city of New York in 2003 for malicious prosecution, racial discrimination, and emotional distress. The case was settled in 2014 for $41 million. Later in 2014 the 5 men are trying to get another $52 million from the state of New York.
Jones, Joe Palmer, Ralph Fults, and Henry Melvin. The first time Cyde went to Bonnie's house he had gotten arrested. Then once Clyde had got in jail and Bonnie had help and plan Clyde's escape out of prison. Bonnie and Clyde were not only kidnappers and murderers but also robbers. The first killing of the Barrow Gang was a deputy in Dallas, Texas.
For months four prisoners were involved in the plot to escape Alcatraz, but only three of them made it out (Hopkinson, 6). These prisoners were men who had a history of criminal activity ever since they were kids. Frank Morris was just fourteen years old when he started getting in trouble with the law. Breaking windows and stealing jewelry and money got him locked up in a juvenile facility (Watson, 51). He then went to the Florida and Louisiana State Penitentiary’s for narcotics and robbery charges.
An in an interracial couple, Mildred Jeter a 17-year-old, was black and Richard Loving a 23-year-old, was white. After they got married in Washington D.C and returned in 1958, they were charged and jailed for their actions. The judge told them that they would be sent to prison for one year or they could leave the state for 25 years in exile. Later on, they got arrested for traveling together in Virginia, they were referred to the American Civil Liberties Union. The court ruling disapproved with states banning interracial marriage because it was unconstitutional.
He was a gang member that was constantly surrounded by trouble, causing him to get arrested many times. When he was twenty, he shot a man and was facing up to thirty-five years in prison, but luckily the ma survived, so Richard was only given a five year sentence. When Richard got out at the age of twenty five, he was determined to change his life around. He was informed about a company
In March of 2016, a California jury found the former student, 20 year old Brock Allen Turner, guilty of three counts of sexual assault. Turner faced a maximum of 14 years in state prison. Later that March, he was sentenced to six months in county jail with probation. The judge said he feared a longer sentence would have a “severe impact” on Turner, a champion swimmer who once aspired to compete in the Olympics; this was repeatedly brought up during the trial. Brock was then let out of jail after only sentencing 3 months for good
So, Sheen got arrested in 2009 and was declared guilty with second-degree assault, criminal mischief and threatening. Then Mueller tried to get a temporary restraining order against him, but it was rejected. Although they got divorced in May 2011, it wasn’t the end of their drama. Mueller lost custody of their two sons after she was put on a psychiatric hold after a drug overdose in 2013! And, surprisingly, Denise Richards was declared the twins’ guardian until custody was granted back to Mueller in 2014 after 20 stays in rehab.
Think about how often people get arrested and how often trials are held every year, let alone everyday. Oftentimes, innocent people are accused and charged for a crime that wasn’t there fault. This was the case for Adnan Syed, an innocent guy who was put in jail for a murder case. On January 13, 1999, Hae Min Lee was murdered at the age of 17. The evidence for this case was very unexplainable, but of course, the state went after Hae’s ex-boyfriend Adnan who really had nothing to do with the murder.