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Deseret News
How dangerous are privately run prisons?by the department. Those 13 prisons hold 22,104 of the 193,299 federal inmates
How dangerous are privately run prisons?
Deseret News / Posted an hour ago
by the department. Those 13 prisons hold 22,104 of the 193,299 federal inmates currently incarcerated. A spokesman for Corrections Corporation, the largest U.S. owner of private prisons, told Bloomberg in an email that the announcement would... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Federal prosecutors say they didn't view video of attorney-client meetings at Leavenworth Detention Centerthat has been playing out for most of August after court documents disclosed th
Federal prosecutors say they didn't view video of attorney-client meetings at Leavenworth Detention Center
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
that has been playing out for most of August after court documents disclosed that video of meetings at the facility, run by Corrections Corporation of America, had been given to prosecutors. CCA has said the video recordings were routine and made... Read more
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Business Wire
Goldberg Law PC Files Class Action Lawsuit against Corrections Corporation of America and Certain of its OfficersLOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Goldberg Law PC (the “Firm”) announces that a cla
Goldberg Law PC Files Class Action Lawsuit against Corrections Corporation of America and Certain of its Officers
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Goldberg Law PC (the “Firm”) announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Corrections Corporation of America (“CCA” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CXW). Investors who purchased or otherwise acquired shares... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersof these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration d
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
of these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration detention facilities. This includes Corrections Corporation of America, which runs the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, and the GEO Group, which... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersof these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration d
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
of these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration detention facilities. This includes Corrections Corporation of America, which runs the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, and the GEO Group, which... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersof these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration d
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
of these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration detention facilities. This includes Corrections Corporation of America, which runs the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, and the GEO Group, which... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersof these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration d
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
of these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration detention facilities. This includes Corrections Corporation of America, which runs the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, and the GEO Group, which... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersof these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration d
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
of these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration detention facilities. This includes Corrections Corporation of America, which runs the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, and the GEO Group, which... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersof these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration d
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
of these same for-profit prison companies also operate for-profit immigration detention facilities. This includes Corrections Corporation of America, which runs the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, and the GEO Group, which... Read more
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Slate
The Leavenworth Inmate Spying Scandal Is Intensely Troublinga broad and systematic violation of the constitutional rights of its inmates. T
The Leavenworth Inmate Spying Scandal Is Intensely Troubling
Slate / Posted yesterday
a broad and systematic violation of the constitutional rights of its inmates. That federal private prison, operated by Corrections Corporation of America, was secretly videotaping conversations between prisoners and their lawyers and also... Read more
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Business Insider
The Department of Homeland Security is under more pressure than ever to dump private prisons for immigrant detaineesrelationships with these companies will ring hollow," Takei said. Private pris
The Department of Homeland Security is under more pressure than ever to dump private prisons for immigrant detainees
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
relationships with these companies will ring hollow," Takei said. Private prison companies like the GEO Group and Corrections Corporation of America have been shifting their strategy for some time towards ICE facilities, according to... Read more
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CNBC
Op-Ed: Let’s not take a victory lap on the end of private prisons just yetand less effective than government facilities, the Washington Post reported the
Op-Ed: Let’s not take a victory lap on the end of private prisons just yet
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
and less effective than government facilities, the Washington Post reported the details of a $1 billion contract awarded to Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) to build a detention center to house women and children who are seeking asylum in... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
CCA, Your Failure To Act Is Criminalvictimized in their custody. Unfortunately, government only responds to lawsuit
CCA, Your Failure To Act Is Criminal
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
victimized in their custody. Unfortunately, government only responds to lawsuits. I hope that Hamilton County Government, Corrections Corporation of America, and the inmates that caused this young woman's death are held accountable financially. If... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Attorneys Say Attack By Female Inmates Led To Death Of 26-Old Madison Deal; Say CCA Did Not Provide Adequate Medical CareDeal's death was caused by an attack by female inmates at the county workhouse
Attorneys Say Attack By Female Inmates Led To Death Of 26-Old Madison Deal; Say CCA Did Not Provide Adequate Medical Care
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
Deal's death was caused by an attack by female inmates at the county workhouse and by inadequate medical care by the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA). District Attorney Neal Pinkston has asked for an investigation by the Sheriff's... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Places Corrections Corp.'s 'BB+' IDR on Rating Watch Negativein the private prison sector. FULL LIST OF RATING ACTIONS Fitch has placed th
Fitch Places Corrections Corp.'s 'BB+' IDR on Rating Watch Negative
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
in the private prison sector. FULL LIST OF RATING ACTIONS Fitch has placed the following ratings on Negative Watch: Corrections Corporation of America --Long-Term IDR 'BB+'; --Secured revolving credit facility 'BBB-'/'RR1'; --Secured term... Read more
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The Hill
Appropriations bills preserve profits for private prison companiescorporations are now contracted for 62 percent of ICE de­tention beds. Since 20
Appropriations bills preserve profits for private prison companies
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
corporations are now contracted for 62 percent of ICE de­tention beds. Since 2003, the two biggest of these corporations, Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and GEO Group, have collectively spent over $32 million lobbying the federal... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
State looks to hire those laid off due to jail closureworking at the prison were told they were being laid off, but had the option of
State looks to hire those laid off due to jail closure
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
working at the prison were told they were being laid off, but had the option of transferring to other prisons run by the Corrections Corporation of America, the private company that runs the jail. The federal Department of Corrections is now... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Good Riddance, 'Private' Prisonsof Congress, shady banksters, or fat cat CEOs got tipped off of the impending d
Good Riddance, 'Private' Prisons
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
of Congress, shady banksters, or fat cat CEOs got tipped off of the impending decision, and got short or bought puts in Corrections Corporation of America (CXW) and/or the GEO Group (GEO), the two major for-profit prison stocks. Both took a... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Prisons Inc.: The Big Business Of Incarcerationcenters, up from about 25 percent in 2005. The privatization of prisons and ja
Prisons Inc.: The Big Business Of Incarceration
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
centers, up from about 25 percent in 2005. The privatization of prisons and jails stems from the early 1980s, when the Corrections Corporation of America was formed. One of its founders said their approach was the same as any other business.... Read more
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ABC News
Private Prisons Aren’t Going Anywhere Despite DOJ Decisionchange, but will almost certainly not end the practice. In the hours after yes
Private Prisons Aren’t Going Anywhere Despite DOJ Decision
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
change, but will almost certainly not end the practice. In the hours after yesterday’s announcement, share prices for Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) -- which claims to be the “nation’s largest owner of privatized correctional and... Read more
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Business Insider
What you need to know about the private prison phase-outitself. What will these companies do in response? The 13 federal private pris
What you need to know about the private prison phase-out
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
itself. What will these companies do in response? The 13 federal private prisons under threat are run by three companies, Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), The GEO Group, and Management & Training Corporation. The first two, which are... Read more
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BBC News
How the US will end its 30-year history with private prisonsacross the US, from California to North Carolina. These kinds of facilities are
How the US will end its 30-year history with private prisons
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
across the US, from California to North Carolina. These kinds of facilities are run by three for-profit companies: Corrections Corporation of America, Geo Group, and Management and Training Corporation. All told, these private facilities... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Advocates Hope DOJ Policy Change Leads To Fewer Private Prisonsthey’re less efficient and less safe than government-run prisons. One of the c
Advocates Hope DOJ Policy Change Leads To Fewer Private Prisons
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 5 days ago
they’re less efficient and less safe than government-run prisons. One of the companies that decision will impact is Corrections Corporation of America, or CCA. The company held a call Friday morning for jittery investors after stock prices... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industrythe DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industry
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
the DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that own and operate private prisons. The Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the country's largest owner of private prisons, noted in a statement to Business... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industrythe DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industry
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
the DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that own and operate private prisons. The Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the country's largest owner of private prisons, noted in a statement to Business... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Breaking up with private prisons can be hard to do2,200 minimum-security inmates and run by Management & Training Corp., one of t
Breaking up with private prisons can be hard to do
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
2,200 minimum-security inmates and run by Management & Training Corp., one of the big players in the industry along with Corrections Corporation of America and GEO Group. The decision does not cover lucrative contracts for detention centers... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industrythe DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industry
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
the DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that own and operate private prisons. The Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the country's largest owner of private prisons, noted in a statement to Business... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Feds ending five private prison contracts in TexasInc. operates two compounds at the Reeves County Detention Complex and the Big
Feds ending five private prison contracts in Texas
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
Inc. operates two compounds at the Reeves County Detention Complex and the Big Spring Correctional Center in Howard County. Corrections Corporation of America operates the Eden Detention Center in Concho County. Management and Training Corporation... Read more
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Business Insider
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industrythe DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that
The debate over private prisons is masking the real problems with America's prison industry
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
the DOJ decision will likely fail to have an outsized effect on companies that own and operate private prisons. The Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the country's largest owner of private prisons, noted in a statement to Business... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies -- Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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CNBC
Private prison stocks bounce back after deep fallaccount for 11 percent of GEO Group's business and 9 percent of the company's b
Private prison stocks bounce back after deep fall
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
account for 11 percent of GEO Group's business and 9 percent of the company's business. Meliker has a "hold" rating on Corrections Corporation and a "buy" rating on GEO Group. On Friday, Moody's revised its outlook on both companies to... Read more
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Mashable
Mother Jones shows investigative journalism matters — and needs a new modelJournalist Shane Bauer spent four months working within prisons for Corrections
Mother Jones shows investigative journalism matters — and needs a new model
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
Journalist Shane Bauer spent four months working within prisons for Corrections Corporation of America, chronicling the brutal conditions for the inmates and the broader failures of the companies running these institutions. The story cost around... Read more
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Namibia Economist
America is phasing out the federal use of private prisonsDepartment of Justice will scrutinise each contract it holds with prison corpor
America is phasing out the federal use of private prisons
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
Department of Justice will scrutinise each contract it holds with prison corporations—the biggest three of which are the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the GEO Group and Management & Training Corporation—and either cancel or curtail... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Obama administration to end use of private prisonswere being held on immigration offenses, the audit said. The private prisons a
Obama administration to end use of private prisons
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
were being held on immigration offenses, the audit said. The private prisons are operated by three private companies – Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corp. Shares of the two publicly-traded... Read more
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FOX Business
GEO Group's Stock Soars After BOP Contract Renewalfor-profit prison facilities. The stock had lost 33% year to date through Thurs
GEO Group's Stock Soars After BOP Contract Renewal
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
for-profit prison facilities. The stock had lost 33% year to date through Thursday, while the S&P 500 had gained 7%. Shares of fellow prison operator Corrections Corporation of America climbed 12% ahead of the open. Copyright © 2016 MarketWatch, I... Read more
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FOX Business
GEO Group's Stock Soars After BOP Contract RenewalThe stock had lost 33% year to date through Thursday, while the S&P 500 had gai
GEO Group's Stock Soars After BOP Contract Renewal
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
The stock had lost 33% year to date through Thursday, while the S&P 500 had gained 7%. Shares of fellow prison operator Corrections Corporation of America climbed 12% ahead of the open. Continue Reading Below Copyright © 2016 MarketWa... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Obama administration to phase out some private prison usesupports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block
Obama administration to phase out some private prison use
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
supports the use of private prisons. The private prisons on the chopping block are operated by three private companies - Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group Inc., and Management and Training Corporation. After the announcement Thursday,... Read more
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