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Actress Felicity Huffman and husband William H. Macy leave the federal courthouse in Boston.

Felicity Huffman has started her 2-week prison sentence in a cushy northern California facility

Felicity Huffman reported to Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, on Tuesday to start her two-week prison sentence.

Kim Kardashian West is pushing for Brendan Dassey to be granted clemency in the ‘Making a Murderer’ case

Brendan Dassey, who was convicted of the 2005 murder of photographer Teresa Halbach alongside his uncle Steven Avery, has been in prison for 13 years.
Thomas Gilbert, Jr. appeared in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, January 9, 2015.

Princeton graduate got 30 years to life for murdering father after his allowance was cut

Shelley Gilbert asked the judge for "as light a sentence as possible" so her son could receive treatment for a variety of his mental health struggles.

Wendy Williams on Felicity Huffman’s 14-day sentence: ‘If she was black, it’d be 14 years’

On the season premiere of the "Wendy Williams Show," Wendy Williams said race and privilege were a factor in Felicity Huffman's sentence.

Felicity Huffman was just sentenced to 14 days behind bars. Here’s the difference between a jail and prison sentence.

Though the terms "jail" and "prison" are often used interchangeably, there's a difference between the two.
FILE PHOTO: Security personnel and people are seen at the entrance of the Metropolitan Correctional Center jail where financier Epstein was found dead in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York

A psychiatrist who’s worked with inmates where Jeffrey Epstein was held weighs in on his death

The Justice Department confirmed Friday that a psychologist OK'd Jeffrey Epstein's release from suicide watch. An expert scrutinized the medical call.

A Brazilian drug lord who tried to escape prison dressed like his 19-year-old daughter is now dead

Clauvino da Silva, known as "Shorty," reportedly hanged himself three days after his foiled prison escape attempt.

Sex trafficking victim Cyntoia Brown, who was sentenced to life at 16 for killing a man who had hired her for sex, has been released from prison

Brown was granted clemency in January by then-Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam after Kim Kardashian West and other celebrities lobbied for her release.

A Brazilian gang leader tried to escape prison disguised as his 19-year-old daughter

Clauvino da Silva, also known as "Shorty," was stopped by officials before walking out of the prison in the western part of Rio de Janeiro.

Rapper A$AP Rocky, who was just charged with assault, has been sitting in a Swedish jail for nearly 3 weeks. Here are 7 photos that show what prisons ...

The rapper A$AP Rocky has spent nearly three weeks in a Swedish jail following an altercation in Stockholm.