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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Opinion: County's CCA-operated jail proposal needs hard lookIn June, Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger announced the county is looking in
Opinion: County's CCA-operated jail proposal needs hard look
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
In June, Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger announced the county is looking into having Corrections Corporation of America take over all of the county's jailing business. Specifically, the county is looking at the possibility of selling Silverdale... Read more
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Quartz
Inmates in Nashville say they were forced to make “cornhole” games for jail officials - Quartz A former inmate holding a product he made while in prison. The...
Inmates in Nashville say they were forced to make “cornhole” games for jail officials
Quartz / Posted 11 days ago
- Quartz A former inmate holding a product he made while in prison. The... Read more
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The Columbian
Former jail inmates allege misconductNASHVILLE, Tenn. — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they wo
Former jail inmates allege misconduct
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag “cornhole” games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
CCA inmates in Nashville say they worked for free, and it profited jail officialsNASHVILLE — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked wi
CCA inmates in Nashville say they worked for free, and it profited jail officials
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal business at a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tennessee inmates say they worked for free for jail officials’ gainNASHVILLE — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked wi
Tennessee inmates say they worked for free for jail officials’ gain
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag “cornhole” games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal business at a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Nashville inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsIn this Aug. 14, 2015 photo, Larry Stephney holds wooden products he helped mak
Nashville inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
In this Aug. 14, 2015 photo, Larry Stephney holds wooden products he helped make while he was an inmate at a privately run prison in Nashville, Tenn. Stephney says inmates were required to build plaques, birdhouses, dog beds and cornhole games for... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) � Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) � Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
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Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag “cornhole” games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal business at a... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
New Jersey Herald / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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Orange County Register
Former Tennessee inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. – Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they wo
Former Tennessee inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag “cornhole” games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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ABC News
Inmates Say They Worked for Free for Jail OfficialsFormer inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay bu
Inmates Say They Worked for Free for Jail Officials
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal business at a flea... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials August 16, 2015 19:08 GMT
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 12 days ago
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials August 16, 2015 19:08 GMT NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Former inmates at a Nashville jail say they worked without pay building cornhole games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
KVAL Eugene / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a Nashville jail say they worked wi
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a Nashville jail say they worked without pay building cornhole games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
KOMO Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
Bakersfield Now / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
The Evening Sun / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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York Daily Record
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
KEPR Pasco / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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KATU Portland
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
KATU Portland / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsCreated: 08/16/2015 12:21 PM By: By TRAVIS LOLLER NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — For
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 12 days ago
Created: 08/16/2015 12:21 PM By: By TRAVIS LOLLER NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
KIMA Yakima / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officialsNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say th
Inmates say they worked for free for jail officials
Bennington Banner / Posted 12 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag "cornhole" games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
En Guatemala Hace Mucho…México del NortePor Jorge Mújica Murias Hace un millón de años, por allá por l
En Guatemala Hace Mucho…
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
México del NortePor Jorge Mújica Murias Hace un millón de años, por allá por los años 1940 a 1950, cuando Estados Unidos era dueño total de Guatemala (ahora solamente es dueño del 90 por ciento o algo así), se le ocurrió a los gringos usar a los... Read more
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Bennington Banner
DOC, other agencies contributed to inmate's suicideThe Agency of Human Services and several departments all played a part in the c
DOC, other agencies contributed to inmate's suicide
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
The Agency of Human Services and several departments all played a part in the circumstances that led to the suicide of a Springfield inmate earlier this year, Defender General Matt Valerio told lawmakers Wednesday. Patrick Fennessey, 34, died in... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Vermont official: Kentucky prison monitored inmates before fightMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont's top advocate for prison inmates says the staf
Vermont official: Kentucky prison monitored inmates before fight
WYMT TV News First / Posted 15 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont's top advocate for prison inmates says the staff at a private Kentucky prison did what it could to protect inmates before a fight that landed an inmate in intensive care. Defender General Matt Valerio made the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Kentucky prison monitored inmates before fight MONTPELIER � Vermont�s top advocate for prison inmates said Wednesday the sta
Kentucky prison monitored inmates before fight
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
MONTPELIER � Vermont�s top advocate for prison inmates said Wednesday the staff at a private Kentucky prison did all it could to monitor two inmates before they got into a fight that landed one in the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Detainees In Family Detention File For $10 Million In Damage ClaimsImmigrant women and children locked in family detention centers are seeking $10
Detainees In Family Detention File For $10 Million In Damage Claims
The Huffington Post / Posted 17 days ago
Immigrant women and children locked in family detention centers are seeking $10 million in damages from the Department of Homeland Security over allegations of medical neglect and other forms of mistreatment. The five administrative claims filed... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one is sure whyLOUISVILLE, Ky. -- James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, days
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one is sure why
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, days after he was beaten with a makeshift mace in a private prison in April. His skull cracked and his brain bruised, he told a nurse he believed the year was 1960 and Jimmy... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyBy CLAIRE GALOFARO and WILSON RING Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Th
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 20 days ago
By CLAIRE GALOFARO and WILSON RING Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a Vermont inmate who was beaten at a private prison in Kentucky and died six weeks later. The cause of his death... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prisonLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison
WYMT TV News First / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a Vermont inmate who was beaten at a private prison in Kentucky and died six weeks later. The cause of his death remains unclear. An autopsy completed last month revealed... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a Vermont inmate who was beaten at a private prison in Kentucky and died six weeks later. The cause of his death remains unclear. An autopsy completed last month revealed... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a Vermont inmate who was beaten at a private prison in Kentucky and died six weeks later. The cause of his death remains unclear. An autopsy completed last month revealed... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a Vermont inmate who was beaten at a private prison in Kentucky and died six weeks later. The cause of his death remains unclear. An autopsy completed last month revealed... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyCreated: 08/08/2015 10:52 AM By: By CLAIRE GALOFARO and WILSON RING LOUISVILL
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 20 days ago
Created: 08/08/2015 10:52 AM By: By CLAIRE GALOFARO and WILSON RING LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Vermont Legislature is investigating the death of a Vermont inmate who was beaten at a private prison in Kentucky and died six weeks later. The cause of... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, d
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
The Evening Sun / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, days after he was beaten with a makeshift mace in a private prison in April. His skull cracked and his brain bruised, he told a nurse he believed the year was 1960 and... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, d
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
New Jersey Herald / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, days after he was beaten with a makeshift mace in a private prison in April. His skull cracked and his brain bruised, he told a nurse he believed the year was 1960 and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, d
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
York Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — James Nicholson lay in a Kentucky intensive care unit, days after he was beaten with a makeshift mace in a private prison in April. His skull cracked and his brain bruised, he told a nurse he believed the year was 1960 and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure whyThis 1999 photo provided by Kathy Nicholson shows her husband James Nicholson o
Vermont inmate dies in Kentucky prison, and no one sure why
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
This 1999 photo provided by Kathy Nicholson shows her husband James Nicholson of Brattleboro, Vt., while attending a wedding in Hinsdale, N.H. He was beaten and died six weeks later while serving a sentence for sexual assault at the Lee Adjustment... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Inmate Found Dead In Holdenville PrisonA prison inmate serving time for a manslaughter conviction out of Tulsa County
Tulsa Inmate Found Dead In Holdenville Prison
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 22 days ago
A prison inmate serving time for a manslaughter conviction out of Tulsa County was found dead Wednesday afternoon at the Davis Correctional Center. He is identified as Silas Royal, 33, of Tulsa. State prison officials say another inmate, Lewis... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Prison officials investigate stabbing murder in Oklahoma prisonAn inmate was stabbed to death at a prison in Oklahoma on Wednesday, according
Prison officials investigate stabbing murder in Oklahoma prison
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 22 days ago
An inmate was stabbed to death at a prison in Oklahoma on Wednesday, according to prison officials. Officials said Hamilton Lewis was stabbed by another inmate named Silas Royal around 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Davis Correctional Facility in... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Correctional officers arrested after Edwardsville car burglariesTwo federal corrections officers have been arrested after cars were burglarized
Correctional officers arrested after Edwardsville car burglaries
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 24 days ago
Two federal corrections officers have been arrested after cars were burglarized in an Edwardsville retirement community. The officers are off the job, but the people whose cars were burglarized said they want charges filed. “I figure if somebody’s... Read more
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The Huffington Post
ICE Neglected Sick Detainees: LawyersWomen locked up with their children at family detention centers in Texas have b
ICE Neglected Sick Detainees: Lawyers
The Huffington Post / Posted 28 days ago
Women locked up with their children at family detention centers in Texas have been repeatedly subjected to medical neglect, alleges a complaint lodged Thursday with the Department of Homeland Security. The letter, sent by the CARA pro bono project,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Two state lawmakers push for legislative hearings on Tennessee prison understaffing problemsNASHVILLE -- An estimated 322 Tennessee prison guards have quit working for the
Two state lawmakers push for legislative hearings on Tennessee prison understaffing problems
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
NASHVILLE -- An estimated 322 Tennessee prison guards have quit working for the state since the Department of Correction in 2014 began phasing in a new overtime policy, which some state lawmakers blame for leaving prison conditions unsafe from... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Vermont inmates voice complaints about new Michigan prisonMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Less than a month after Vermont's out-of-state inmates w
Vermont inmates voice complaints about new Michigan prison
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 29 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Less than a month after Vermont's out-of-state inmates were moved from a private prison in Kentucky to one in Michigan, conditions in the new facility already are drawing inmate complaints: smaller cells, no windows, less... Read more
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