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The Hill
Divestment from private prisons and fossil fuels can workCalifornia divested $25 million ​from the country's largest private prison comp
Divestment from private prisons and fossil fuels can work
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
California divested $25 million ​from the country's largest private prison companies (Corrections Corporation of America, GEO Group and G4S). However, the UC continues to invest $425 million ​in one of the largest financiers of CCA and GEO Group:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Railway Contracts - Six Firms to Refund Over N2.5 Billion to FGis to refund N640 million while Costain West Africa Limited, executing Jebba to
Railway Contracts - Six Firms to Refund Over N2.5 Billion to FG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
is to refund N640 million while Costain West Africa Limited, executing Jebba to Kano rail line is to refund N608 million. Geo Group Asano handling signalling and communications upgrade is to refund N368 million while Eser West Africa handling the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
N1 Trillion Rail Contract - Six Firms to Refund N2.5 Billion to FGto Jebba rail line, is to refund N640 million; Costain West Africa Ltd, executi
N1 Trillion Rail Contract - Six Firms to Refund N2.5 Billion to FG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
to Jebba rail line, is to refund N640 million; Costain West Africa Ltd, executing Jebba to Kano rail line, N608 million and Geo Group Asano, signalling and communica-tions upgrade, N368 million; Eser West Africa, handling the Port Harcourt-Markurdi... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Leaders in Legislature collect millions to spend on political causesfor Senate, has two committees that raised a combined $3 million and spent $2 m
Leaders in Legislature collect millions to spend on political causes
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
for Senate, has two committees that raised a combined $3 million and spent $2 million with about $1 million remaining. The GEO Group, a private correctional management corporation that operates six prisons in Florida and its world headquarters in... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Michigan Senate panel votes to close 2 unspecified prisonspartially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Fac
Michigan Senate panel votes to close 2 unspecified prisons
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 11 days ago
partially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Facility in Lake County — which is owned by the GEO Group and houses Vermont inmates — and staff it with state employees.Michigan Department of Corrections Director Heidi... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Baldwin Park contractor to pay $27,500 in settlement of immigration rights caseheld the man for several days after a traffic stop in 2014. As part of a settl
Baldwin Park contractor to pay $27,500 in settlement of immigration rights case
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
held the man for several days after a traffic stop in 2014. As part of a settlement reached late last month, the firm, GEO Group Inc., will pay $15,000 to Baldwin Park resident Sergio Flores and $12,500 to the Mexican American Legal Defense and... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Michigan Senate Votes to Shutdown Two State Prisons, Send Inmates to GEO Correctional FacilityIt presents a host of security issues and other issues for us." The department
Michigan Senate Votes to Shutdown Two State Prisons, Send Inmates to GEO Correctional Facility
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 14 days ago
It presents a host of security issues and other issues for us." The department says they would lease the prison from the GEO Group, who says they support the proposed plan and will track its process. It's a plan that's possible because of a... Read more
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Salon.com
The equation for a Hillary defeat is adding up: Her FBI probe plus Bernie’s huge gains in national polls should wake up Sanders skepticstwo major prison companies are serving as top fundraisers for Hillary Clinton.
The equation for a Hillary defeat is adding up: Her FBI probe plus Bernie’s huge gains in national polls should wake up Sanders skeptics
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
two major prison companies are serving as top fundraisers for Hillary Clinton. Corrections Corporation of America and the Geo Group could both see their fortunes turning if there are fewer people to lock up in the future. From prison lobbyists,... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Michigan Senate panel votes to close 2 unspecified prisonspartially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Fac
Michigan Senate panel votes to close 2 unspecified prisons
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 14 days ago
partially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Facility in Lake County — which is owned by the GEO Group and houses Vermont inmates — and staff it with state employees. Michigan Department of Corrections Director Heidi... Read more
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The Mining Journal
State Senate panel votes to close 2 prisonspartially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Fac
State Senate panel votes to close 2 prisons
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 days ago
partially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Facility in Lake County - which is owned by the GEO Group and houses Vermont inmates - and staff it with state employees. Michigan Department of Corrections Director Heidi... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Senate Subcommittee's Decision To Close 2 Prisons Could Impact Lake County Economyinmates from the prisons that close would be sent to the privately-owned North
Senate Subcommittee's Decision To Close 2 Prisons Could Impact Lake County Economy
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 15 days ago
inmates from the prisons that close would be sent to the privately-owned North Lake Correctional Facility in Lake County. GEO Group owns the facility that houses inmates from Vermont. Since last June, the GEO prison has housed inmates from... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan Senate panel votes to close 2 unspecified prisonspartially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Fac
Michigan Senate panel votes to close 2 unspecified prisons
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
partially offset by $31 million a year to lease the North Lake Correctional Facility in Lake County - which is owned by the GEO Group and houses Vermont inmates - and staff it with state employees. Michigan Department of Corrections Director Heidi... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Plan would close 2 Michigan prisons, lease anotherby $31.6 million to take over the former youth prison near Baldwin -- $5 millio
Plan would close 2 Michigan prisons, lease another
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
by $31.6 million to take over the former youth prison near Baldwin -- $5 million to lease the facility from its owner, The GEO Group, Inc., and $26.6 million to staff it with state corrections officers and other staff. The plan drew immediate... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Golfer Larsen continues her comeback from cancerand weakened by her treatment, which lasted just over a year, Larsen didn't sto
Golfer Larsen continues her comeback from cancer
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
and weakened by her treatment, which lasted just over a year, Larsen didn't stop working as a marketing manager for The GEO Group (a private prison company), nor did she stop playing golf with her family and friends. "It was therapy," Larsen... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
SPEAR leads referendum on divesting from private prisonsdrug control and immigrant deportation policies.” These corporations include C
SPEAR leads referendum on divesting from private prisons
Daily Princetonian / Posted 16 days ago
drug control and immigrant deportation policies.” These corporations include Corrections Corporation of America, The GEO Group, G4S and financial entities that exclusively contract correctional facilities like Global Tel Link, JPay, Securus... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Corrections Corp. at 'BB+'; Outlook Stableprison market and CXW is the market leader with 42% market share of all private
Fitch Affirms Corrections Corp. at 'BB+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
prison market and CXW is the market leader with 42% market share of all private prison beds. CXW's largest competitor, The GEO Group (GEO), controls 37% of private prison beds, but relatively high barriers of entry exist for other potential... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
CBC Pac is asked to cut ties with private prisonsrevenues of $3.3 billion. The two largest are Corrections Corporation of Ame-ri
CBC Pac is asked to cut ties with private prisons
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
revenues of $3.3 billion. The two largest are Corrections Corporation of Ame-rica, which is based in Nashville, Tenn., and GEO Group, which is based in Boca Raton, Florida. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) who was seeking the Republican Party’s... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
The "Shackle"is big business and getting bigger every year. ISAP makes millions of dollars
The "Shackle"
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 23 days ago
is big business and getting bigger every year. ISAP makes millions of dollars each year for the private contractor, GEO Group, that provides and monitors the bracelets. GEO Group is, according to their latest financial report, "the... Read more
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Raw Story
Why Trump’s support for private prisons and mass incarceration should worry you1.5 million, with another 700,000 in locally run jails. That’s when the largest
Why Trump’s support for private prisons and mass incarceration should worry you
Raw Story / Posted 26 days ago
1.5 million, with another 700,000 in locally run jails. That’s when the largest private prison companies known as CCA and GEO Group realized there was big money to be made by signing contracts with states that simply didn’t have the resources to... Read more
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NBC News
Detaining Immigrant Kids Hasn't Worked. U.S. Wants to Try Something Newis no clear timeline indicating when officials plan to transition Karnes, the d
Detaining Immigrant Kids Hasn't Worked. U.S. Wants to Try Something New
NBC News / Posted 28 days ago
is no clear timeline indicating when officials plan to transition Karnes, the detention center in south Texas. Geo Group, the private prison contractor that operates the facility, has yet to receive instructions to prepare for a new... Read more

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