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File photo of a lethal injection death chamber (photo: PAUL BUCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Reporter: Inmate Took About 640 Gasps Of Air During Execution That Lasted Nearly 2 Hours

Arizona officials say a murderer who was sentenced to death has died nearly two hours after his execution started.

07/23/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Facing 15 Years For Escaping Hospital, Assaulting Officer

Washoe County jail inmate who escaped from a Reno hospital room and assaulted an officer before he was shot in the leg has been convicted of several felony charges.

06/03/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Powder Sent To Nevada Court Came From Inmate

The suspicious powder labeled as anthrax that prompted the evacuation of the Nevada Supreme Court was sent by an inmate at a southern Nevada prison, authorities said Friday.

01/18/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Who Walked Away From Work In Reno Captured

Authorities say they have captured an inmate who walked away from his work assignment in Reno.

01/11/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Dies In Medical Facility At Nevada Prison

Nevada prison officials say an autopsy will be conducted on the body of a 60-year-old inmate from Virginia who died last week.

12/26/2013

File photo of a jail cell. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Found Dead In Prison Cell

Authorities say a 62-year-old inmate was found dead in his cell in Ely State Prison this week.

11/22/2013

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State May Settle With Shackled Pregnant Inmate

The state Board of Examiners is scheduled to consider settling a lawsuit with a former Nevada inmate who was shackled while in labor.

10/04/2013

File photo of a prison cell block. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Washoe County Jail Inmate Death Investigated

Washoe County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of an inmate at the county jail in Reno.

05/22/2013

File photo of cuffs. (Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Ex-Inmate Claims Department Of Corrections Shackled Legs During Labor

A former inmate is suing the Nevada Department of Corrections, claiming staff members imposed cruel and unusual punishment by shackling her legs while she was in labor.

06/20/2012

File photo of a metal door leading to a prison hallway.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Utah Prison Balks At Mental Tests For Inmate

Prison authorities say an inmate charged with killing a guard is so dangerous they can’t accommodate a mental evaluation for the man.

06/06/2012

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