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Gospel News: Michael Winans Sentenced!

Have you heard? Michael Winans Jr. of the famous singing Winans Family has been sentence to nearly 14 years in prison for an 8 million dollar financial scam. He sold worthless oil bonds, and many […]

WAOK-AM–03/03/2013

File photo of a fence at a prison. (Photo by FRANK PERRY/AFP/GettyImages)

Ala. Police Jail Released Killer In New Slaying

Police have charged a 25-year-old Birmingham man with murder in a fatal shooting just a few months after the suspect was released from prison on a prior manslaughter conviction.

03/02/2013

Lorraine Jacques White

Dear Lorraine: Black Men Need To Be Locked Up For Promiscuity!!

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we took a moment to have a real life conversation.  Over the past few weeks there has been a lot of controversy around the new reality show “All My […]

WAOK-AM–01/10/2013

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Ala. Judge To Decide In Lawsuit Over HIV-Positive Inmates

It’s up to a federal judge in Montgomery to decide if the Alabama Department of Corrections can continue to isolate inmates who have tested positive for HIV even though the virus is no longer considered a death sentence.

11/19/2012

Dutch national Joran Van der Sloot arrives for a hearing at the Lurigancho prison in Lima on Jan. 11, 2011. (credit: ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Van Der Sloot Reportedly Impregnates Peruvian Woman While Behind Bars

A Dutch newspaper says that Joran van der Sloot, who is serving a 28-year-sentence for murdering a young Peruvian woman, has impregnated a woman while imprisoned in Lima.

10/08/2012

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Andrea Sneiderman Granted Bond

DECATUR – (WAOK/AJC) –  The Dunwoody widow,  charged with plotting with her former boss to kill her husband will be walking out of jail,  after a Dekalb County Superior court judge granted her bond on Tuesday.  […]

WAOK-AM–08/21/2012

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Inside The Chad Ochocino & Evelyn Lozada Story: Is Violence An Illustration Of Real Love?

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we had a chat about the recent scandal with Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson and Evelyn Lozada.  It was reported earlier in the week that Chad Johnson was arrested for head […]

WAOK-AM–08/19/2012

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Jail Deputy Fired After Sending Facebook Friend Request To Female Inmate

Authorities in northeast Georgia say a jail deputy was fired and another resigned after they sent Facebook friend requests to an inmate while she was locked up in the county jail.

08/14/2012

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Teacher To Remain In Jail Facing Sex Charges

ATLANTA (AP) — A former Georgia middle school teacher will remain in jail as he awaits trial on charges of having sex with a student. DeKalb County Superior County Judge Gail Flake refused bond Monday […]

WAOK-AM–08/07/2012

george zimmerman

Judge Sets Zimmerman’s New Bond At $1 Million

A Sanford judge just ordered that George Zimmerman be released on $1 million bail on Tuesday.  It was not clear how long it would take the 28-year-old Zimmerman to arrange his release, but it could be soon. The […]

07/05/2012

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