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Cavity search sparks unexpected marriage proposal

'when we made glove, you used to cry...'An unusual romance may be about to make US legal history. Leila Fay-Baker, a Wisconsin correctional officer, who fell in love with an inmate and plans to marry him, is expected to overturn a decision to fire her from her job at the Mount Gully prison facility in June of this year.

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Posted: Dec 28th, 2009
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Modernising Boy Scout movement replaces merit badges with tattoos

Be prepared for a life of celibacyIn a bid to update its image, the Scouting movement has taken the radical step of replacing old-style sew-on merit badges with a far more modern system of permanent and disfiguring tattoos.

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Posted: Oct 14th, 2009
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Young British holidaymakers ‘to pre-book prison cells’

Thomas Cook trumpeted a new cell reservation scheme that is to offer young holidaymakers prison accommodation without having to get paralytically drunk and in a brawl first.

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Posted: Aug 10th, 2009
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Prison ‘Daddy’ upset at lack of Fathers’ Day cards

Jimmy ‘The hacksaw’ McCarthy, feeling ‘more hurt than angry’

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Posted: Jun 15th, 2008
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