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September 27, 2000 | From Reuters
Convicted child killer Susan Smith has been transferred from the South Carolina Women's Correctional Institute amid a widening investigation into a sex scandal at the prison, officials said Tuesday. Four state Department of Corrections employees stand accused of engaging in sexual relations with inmates at the prison, including two male guards charged with having sex with Smith at the facility.
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September 27, 2000 | From Reuters
Convicted child killer Susan Smith has been transferred from the South Carolina Women's Correctional Institute amid a widening investigation into a sex scandal at the prison, officials said Tuesday. Four state Department of Corrections employees stand accused of engaging in sexual relations with inmates at the prison, including two male guards charged with having sex with Smith at the facility.
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ENTERTAINMENT
February 9, 1989 | RON HARRIS, Times Staff Writer
It was day 49 of his six-year prison stretch, and inmate No. 155413 had finished his morning duties. Inside State Park (S.C.) Correctional Institute, a hospital transformed five years ago into a minimum security facility, the Godfather of Soul had risen at 5 a.m. to help prepare breakfast for about 150 mostly older prisoners.
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August 31, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
Susan Smith, serving a life sentence for drowning her two young sons in a lake, apparently had sex with a guard four times while in prison in Columbia, S.C., corrections officials said. Officials learned of the alleged encounters while investigating a tabloid newspaper report that she had been beaten. The guard, 50, was suspended and could be fired, a prison spokesman said. Smith allegedly had sex with the guard at the Women's Correctional Institution in May and June.
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March 8, 1989 | From United Press International
A convicted murderer who avoided the electric chair was electrocuted accidentally while sitting on a steel toilet in his cell, prison officials said. Michael Anderson Godwin, 28, apparently was trying to fix a pair of earphones connected to his television set Sunday when he bit into a wire and was electrocuted in his cell at the Central Correctional Institution, officials said. Godwin was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison in 1983.
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August 31, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
Susan Smith, serving a life sentence for drowning her two young sons in a lake, apparently had sex with a guard four times while in prison in Columbia, S.C., corrections officials said. Officials learned of the alleged encounters while investigating a tabloid newspaper report that she had been beaten. The guard, 50, was suspended and could be fired, a prison spokesman said. Smith allegedly had sex with the guard at the Women's Correctional Institution in May and June.
NEWS
March 8, 1989 | From United Press International
A convicted murderer who avoided the electric chair was electrocuted accidentally while sitting on a steel toilet in his cell, prison officials said. Michael Anderson Godwin, 28, apparently was trying to fix a pair of earphones connected to his television set Sunday when he bit into a wire and was electrocuted in his cell at the Central Correctional Institution, officials said. Godwin was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison in 1983.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 9, 1989 | RON HARRIS, Times Staff Writer
It was day 49 of his six-year prison stretch, and inmate No. 155413 had finished his morning duties. Inside State Park (S.C.) Correctional Institute, a hospital transformed five years ago into a minimum security facility, the Godfather of Soul had risen at 5 a.m. to help prepare breakfast for about 150 mostly older prisoners.
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