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Taking Photos in U.S. Prisons

Weird question, but I'm amazed the fact that the media have published no photos of Jeffrey Epstein's prison cell. Surely, it can't be top secret. So here's my question: If I visited the prison myself ...
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Who appointed the judge for Julian Assange's extradition hearing?

That is, how are judges in the UK appointed to cases in general and to this case in particular?
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Are there states that don't require having a family name?

I know this session might seem absurd. I don't like the family name appearing in my passport and will likely change it in a bureaucratic procedure in an interior ministry affiliated consulate (...
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Why aren't Cabinet meeting records released after 20 years?

A page on the National Archives' website states the following: Records of cabinet meetings are confidential documents and only transferred to The National Archives after 30 years - the 30-year rule....
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Can you be added to a watch list for asking?

So the federal government (and possibly state and local governments) of the United States of America keep watch lists, for criminals, terrorists, suspects, and sometimes non-criminals. I understand ...
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Can Lavabit be suspended again?

From the about page: In 2013, we suspended service to protect our global customers when the U.S. government ordered us to release our Transport Layer Security private keys. To protect your ...