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Attica Prison

Inmate's Golf Art An Escape From Murder Conviction

AP | CAROLYN THOMPSON | Posted 06.10.2013 | Crime

ATTICA, N.Y. -- Valentino Dixon's colored pencil drawings evoke carefree days on the links, dewy greens, open spaces, fresh air enlivened by flowers a...

Documents Pertaining To Bloody Prison Riot Sought By State Attorney

AP | CHRIS CAROLA | Posted 06.23.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York plans to seek the release of sealed court documents pertaining to the bloody retaking of Attica state prison after inmat...

David Lohr

The 'Bloodiest One-Day Encounter Between Americans Since The Civil War' | David Lohr | Posted 09.13.2012 | Crime

Forty-one years ago, the nation's deadliest prison uprising came to a violent end at Attica Correctional Facility in Western New York as 1,000 Nationa...

Remembering Attica

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics
Clarence B. Jones

On its 40th anniversary, the rebellion at Attica is not merely a harrowing memory of desperate decisions, the struggle for control, the animal panic of cornered men, but a harbinger of things to come.