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The Squeeze - Hostile Takeover

The Squeeze - Hostile Takeover

11/02/11 08:00PM

The Gangster Disciples - the biggest criminal organization inside and outside of Chicago's Cook County Jail - is heading towards a civil war. Investigators of the Criminal Intelligence Unit are working on a sweeping crackdown to stop the conflict... watch

Young Kids, Hard Time

Young Kids, Hard Time

10/27/11 08:00PM

The YIA cellblock is home to 53 kids who are rarely permitted to leave the unit, due to the dangers posed by the adult prisoners just outside their door. But once a youth offender turns 18, they begin the immediate transition into the general prison... watch

What life is like for kids behind bars

What life is like for kids behind bars

10/27/11 08:00PM

With sweeping access inside the Youth Incarcerated As Adults (YIA) cellblock at the maximum security Wabash Valley Correctional Facility in Carlisle, Indiana, “Young Kids, Hard Time” reveals what life is like for kids as young as 12 who will grow up... watch

The Killing Game?

The Killing Game?

10/12/11 08:00PM

In March 2002, five friends filmed themselves kidnapping a young woman. Five days later, the friends are arrested on charges including kidnapping and assault. But is it real? Or are you watching a game? watch

Lockup Extended Stay: Tampa - You Feel Me?

Lockup Extended Stay: Tampa - You Feel Me?

10/07/11 08:00PM

19-year-old Kendrick Morris faces two consecutive 60-year prison sentences. Watch as he talks to his mother about what helps him cope with his time in solitary confinement. An all-new Lockup Extended Stay: Tampa airs Saturday at 10 p.m. ET on msnbc. watch

Lockup Extended Stay: Tampa - You Feel Me?

Lockup Extended Stay: Tampa - You Feel Me?

10/07/11 08:00PM

Inmate Kenneth Jackson receives a surprise love letter from a female inmate. But, if she had known his charges, she may have thought twice about writing. See what Jackson has to say to his new pen pal in Lockup Extended Stay: Tampa - You Feel Me? watch

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