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KHQ Spokane
Mad Minute stories from Friday, July 22ndwas released on parole in May. Both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief, interf
Mad Minute stories from Friday, July 22nd
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 hours ago
was released on parole in May. Both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief, interfering with a cemetery, and other charges. A Corrections Department spokesman didn't have more details on their release. Police said Nash felt she was shorted in her... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California inmate's death being investigated as homicideSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The California corrections department says an inmate'
California inmate's death being investigated as homicide
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 hours ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The California corrections department says an inmate's death is being investigated as a homicide. Guards at Kern Valley State Prison in Delano found 39-year-old Jason Christner unresponsive in his cell Thursday night. They... Read more
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NBC News
ACLU of Iowa Files Complaint on Behalf of Trans Corrections Employeea difference for the many other transgender people who have faced similar discr
ACLU of Iowa Files Complaint on Behalf of Trans Corrections Employee
NBC News / Posted 11 hours ago
a difference for the many other transgender people who have faced similar discrimination at work." A spokesman for the corrections department told the Associated Press "the department strongly focuses to protect and treat with respect the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Hill, Wheeler answer questions at Cole Democrat meetingto Jefferson City in 1992 to attend Lincoln University, eventually earning a de
Hill, Wheeler answer questions at Cole Democrat meeting
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
to Jefferson City in 1992 to attend Lincoln University, eventually earning a degree in criminal justice. He worked for the Corrections department at the old Missouri State Penitentiary for about two years, then joined the sheriff's department in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Inmate Killed by Cellmate at Maximum Security SC Prison- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a m
Inmate Killed by Cellmate at Maximum Security SC Prison
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a maximum security South Carolina prison. The Corrections Department said in a news release that 24-year-old Ryan Mansfield was killed early Thursday morning in his cell... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Inmate killed by cellmate at maximum security SC prison- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a m
Inmate killed by cellmate at maximum security SC prison
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a maximum security South Carolina prison. The Corrections Department said in a news release that 24-year-old Ryan Mansfield was killed early Thursday morning in his cell... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
South Carolina: Inmate killed at a maximum security prisonsay a second inmate in less than a month has been killed by a cellmate at a max
South Carolina: Inmate killed at a maximum security prison
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
say a second inmate in less than a month has been killed by a cellmate at a maximum security prison in South Carolina. The Corrections Department said in a statement that 24-year-old Ryan Mansfield was killed early Thursday in his cell at Lieber... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Inmate killed by cellmate at maximum security SC prison- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a m
Inmate killed by cellmate at maximum security SC prison
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a maximum security South Carolina prison. The Corrections Department said in a news release that 24-year-old Ryan Mansfield was killed early Thursday morning in his cell... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Inmate killed by cellmate at maximum security SC prison- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a m
Inmate killed by cellmate at maximum security SC prison
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
- A second prisoner in less than a month has been killed by his cellmate at a maximum security South Carolina prison. The Corrections Department said in a news release that 24-year-old Ryan Mansfield was killed early Thursday morning in his cell... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Freed child killer with Bergen County ties back in jail20 years for the rape, but he was released from prison on Nov. 14 without out s
Freed child killer with Bergen County ties back in jail
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
20 years for the rape, but he was released from prison on Nov. 14 without out serving one day of the sentence for the rape. Corrections department officials said then that Milne had accumulated enough credit for good behavior over his 30 years in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Woman freed early for digging up dad's grave for 'real' willwas released on parole in May. Both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief, interf
Woman freed early for digging up dad's grave for 'real' will
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
was released on parole in May. Both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief, interfering with a cemetery, and other charges. A Corrections Department spokesman didn't have more details on their release. Police said Nash felt she was shorted in her... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Woman freed early for digging up dad's grave for 'real' willwas released on parole in May. Both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief, interf
Woman freed early for digging up dad's grave for 'real' will
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
was released on parole in May. Both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief, interfering with a cemetery, and other charges. A Corrections Department spokesman didn't have more details on their release. Police said Nash felt she was shorted in her... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Questions remain' about Robert Rigney prison bungleSA Corrections Department begins formal investigation into Robert Rigney releas
'Questions remain' about Robert Rigney prison bungle
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
SA Corrections Department begins formal investigation into Robert Rigney release bungle South Australia's Correctional Services Department has struggled to explain why inmate Robert Rigney was not returned to prison despite twice presenting to... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Cass County Board: Population growth not as projectedfor DWI, 33 for theft and 25 for criminal sexual conduct. Mary Hoglund, who ha
Cass County Board: Population growth not as projected
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
for DWI, 33 for theft and 25 for criminal sexual conduct. Mary Hoglund, who has been a felony probation officer with the corrections department over 30 years, announced she plans to retire by year end. The county board authorized Sheriff Tom... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's moneyMuskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Muskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp for Crouch. The decision is up to the state Corrections Department. Information from: The Muskegon Chronicle, http://www.mli... Read more
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The Alpena News
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's moneyMuskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money
The Alpena News / Posted 3 days ago
Muskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp for Crouch. The decision is up to the state Corrections Department. Information from: The Muskegon Chronicle, http://www.mli... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's moneyMuskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Muskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp for Crouch. The decision is up to the state Corrections Department. Information from: The Muskegon Chronicle, http://www.mli... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's moneyMuskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Muskegon Chronicle (http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp for Crouch. The decision is up to the state Corrections Department. Information from: The Muskegon Chronicle, http://www.mli... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money(http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 days ago
(http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp for Crouch. The decision is up to the state Corrections Department. Information from: The Muskegon Chronicle, http://www.mlive.com/muskegon Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money(http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 days ago
(http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp for Crouch. The decision is up to the state Corrections Department. Information from: The Muskegon Chronicle, http://www.mlive.com/muskegon Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money(http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp
Prison for bank teller who stole dead customer's money
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
(http://bit.ly/29SgMvT ) says Judge William Marietti didn't object to boot camp for Crouch. The decision is up to the state Corrections Department. Information from: The Muskegon Chronicle, http://www.mlive.com/muskegon Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
New warden to lead Wyoming State Penitentiary in RawlinsPacheco is a Certified Correctional Executive through the American Corrections
New warden to lead Wyoming State Penitentiary in Rawlins
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 3 days ago
Pacheco is a Certified Correctional Executive through the American Corrections Association and is also a trained auditor. Corrections department Director Bob Lampert says Pacheco has experience with inmates from minimum security to death row and a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Van carrying federal prisoners from Baltimore involved in Pennsylvania crashfrom the Chesapeake Detention Facility in downtown Baltimore, which holds feder
Van carrying federal prisoners from Baltimore involved in Pennsylvania crash
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
from the Chesapeake Detention Facility in downtown Baltimore, which holds federal prisoners and is operated by the state corrections department, to an airport in Harrisburg for transport to another facility in Oklahoma, Shields said. After the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Retiring community corrections department director recognized in many roles30 years working for Shawnee County, O’Rear will retire Aug. 1 from his day job
Retiring community corrections department director recognized in many roles
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
30 years working for Shawnee County, O’Rear will retire Aug. 1 from his day job as the director of the county’s community corrections department. He has held a lot of titles, but he isn’t a complicated person. He is a people person, he said. How... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Professor David V Williams: An open letter to the Minister of Correctionsthe Corrections Department should spend time and effort in recruiting more pers
Professor David V Williams: An open letter to the Minister of Corrections
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the Corrections Department should spend time and effort in recruiting more persons such as Ngapari Nui to be kaiwhakamana in the prisons. Photo / Supplied • Professor David V Williams is a law teacher at the University of Auckland To the Hon Judith... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bulging prisons prompt rethink of drug warprisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime,
Bulging prisons prompt rethink of drug war
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
prisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime, Thailand's jails grow ever more crowded. Corrections department figures for July showed a prison population of 321,347, with around 70% jailed for drugs... Read more
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Herald Sun
I don’t mind being a man... now I’m a womanme in my office.” The Commissioner of Corrections at the time, Rod Woodham, to
I don’t mind being a man... now I’m a woman
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
me in my office.” The Commissioner of Corrections at the time, Rod Woodham, told me I had the biggest balls in the whole corrections department. It was the beginning of my change into a woman, although in truth I’d been a woman in hiding all my... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Torch tours Tauranga to celebrate women in blueby waka from Sulphur Point to Pilot Bay. In support of the women in blue, Coas
Torch tours Tauranga to celebrate women in blue
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
by waka from Sulphur Point to Pilot Bay. In support of the women in blue, Coastguard, Te Arawa WakaAma club and Corrections Department workers paddled their own waka alongside the policewomen. The torch was then carried up Mauao and... Read more
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Times of Malta
Thailand looks to declassify meth as it admits defeat in war on drugsprisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime,
Thailand looks to declassify meth as it admits defeat in war on drugs
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
prisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime, Thailand's jails grow ever more crowded. Corrections department figures for July showed a prison population of 321,347, with around 70 per cent jailed for drugs... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Soaring prison population prompts Thailand to re-think 'lost' drug warprisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes.” In the meantime,
Soaring prison population prompts Thailand to re-think 'lost' drug war
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
prisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes.” In the meantime, Thailand’s jails grow ever more crowded. Corrections department figures for July showed a prison population of 321,347, with around 70 percent jailed for drugs... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Thailand rethinks drug war as prison population soarsprisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime,
Thailand rethinks drug war as prison population soars
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
prisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime, Thailand's jails grow ever more crowded. Corrections department figures for July showed a prison population of 321,347, with around 70 percent jailed for drugs... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Soaring prison population prompts Thailand to re-think 'lost' drug warprisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime,
Soaring prison population prompts Thailand to re-think 'lost' drug war
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
prisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime, Thailand's jails grow ever more crowded. Corrections department figures for July showed a prison population of 321,347, with around 70 percent jailed for drugs... Read more
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Reuters
Soaring prison population prompts Thailand to re-think 'lost' drug warprisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime,
Soaring prison population prompts Thailand to re-think 'lost' drug war
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
prisons are a panacea for all crimes, including drug crimes." In the meantime, Thailand's jails grow ever more crowded. Corrections department figures for July showed a prison population of 321,347, with around 70 percent jailed for drugs... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Trial of man accused of knowingly spreading HIV pushed backsex with another woman in June and July that same year. Police say he told both
Trial of man accused of knowingly spreading HIV pushed back
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 6 days ago
sex with another woman in June and July that same year. Police say he told both women that he was disease-free. Iowa Corrections Department records say Musser was sentenced to a 50-year prison term in 2004 after being convicted of knowingly... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Trial of man accused of knowingly spreading HIV pushed backsex with another woman in June and July that same year. Police say he told both
Trial of man accused of knowingly spreading HIV pushed back
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 days ago
sex with another woman in June and July that same year. Police say he told both women that he was disease-free. Iowa Corrections Department records say Musser was sentenced to a 50-year prison term in 2004 after being convicted of knowingly... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Trial of man accused of knowingly spreading HIV pushed backsex with another woman in June and July that same year. Police say he told both
Trial of man accused of knowingly spreading HIV pushed back
KTTC Rochester / Posted 6 days ago
sex with another woman in June and July that same year. Police say he told both women that he was disease-free. Iowa Corrections Department records say Musser was sentenced to a 50-year prison term in 2004 after being convicted of knowingly... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Birth certificates a new front in battle for transgender rightsbegan Dec. 14, 2015, when an Okeechobee Correctional Institution inmate filed a
Birth certificates a new front in battle for transgender rights
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
began Dec. 14, 2015, when an Okeechobee Correctional Institution inmate filed a civil rights complaint against the FDC, the corrections department’s secretary, Julie Jones, and Gov. Rick Scott. The inmate identified herself as “Justin Lee Naber,... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Job training program at state prison aims to help inmates find work upon releaseVillage, how this opportunity arose when it seemed like they had none. Vocatio
Job training program at state prison aims to help inmates find work upon release
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 7 days ago
Village, how this opportunity arose when it seemed like they had none. Vocational Village is one piece of the state corrections department's overall job placement initiative, which also includes job fairs and employer outreach. The new... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Prison program offers chance to learn trade, hope of a jobcomplete. To qualify, inmates must be within two years of their earliest relea
Prison program offers chance to learn trade, hope of a job
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
complete. To qualify, inmates must be within two years of their earliest release date and have clean prison records. The Corrections Department started the program at Handlon — formerly known as the Michigan Training Unit — with a little more... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
County to expand juvenile center nonsecure programbeds.Separately, the County Board’s Management Committee recommended new staffi
County to expand juvenile center nonsecure program
ABC Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
beds.Separately, the County Board’s Management Committee recommended new staffing requests from the Anoka County Community Corrections Department for the expanded program. The County Board will act on the committee recommendation at its July 12... Read more
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NBC Miami
Florida Must Provide Prisoners Kosher Food: Appeals Courtmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Florida Must Provide Prisoners Kosher Food: Appeals Court
NBC Miami / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher foodmoney would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to ke
Appeals court: Florida must provide prisoners kosher food
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
money would have to be found by whatever means necessary to allow inmates to keep kosher for religious reasons. "If the (Corrections Department) must provide kosher meals, then the Legislature must appropriate enough funds to honor that... Read more
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