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News.com.au
Staff hospitalised after NSW prison fireofficers have been taken to hospital for observation with smoke inhalation, a s
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
officers have been taken to hospital for observation with smoke inhalation, a spokesman for the centre's operator The GEO Group said in a statement. "The officers quickly evacuated a unit of the centre to safeguard the inmates from any risk... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Corrections officer stabbed at private prisonassault occurred at 8:40 a.m. during a “routine post assignment,” according to
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
assault occurred at 8:40 a.m. during a “routine post assignment,” according to a statement released Thursday by The Geo Group, the private organization that runs the Blackwater River prison east of Milton. “The officer received immediate... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Corrections officer stabbed at private prisonassault occurred at 8:40 a.m. during a “routine post assignment,” according to
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
assault occurred at 8:40 a.m. during a “routine post assignment,” according to a statement released Thursday by The Geo Group, the private organization that runs the Blackwater River prison east of Milton. “The officer received immediate... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Corrections officer stabbed at private prisonassault occurred at 8:40 a.m. during a “routine post assignment,” according to
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
assault occurred at 8:40 a.m. during a “routine post assignment,” according to a statement released Thursday by The Geo Group, the private organization that runs the Blackwater River prison east of Milton. “The officer received immediate... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Private Prison Firm Paying $550,000 In Arizona Harassment Caseof sexual harassment, U.S. officials said Monday. The Equal Employment Opportu
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 11 days ago
of sexual harassment, U.S. officials said Monday. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced the deal with the GEO Group, Inc., of Boca Raton, Florida, which operates the Central Arizona Correctional Facility and the Arizona State... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Private prison firm paying $550,000 in Ariz. harassment caseof sexual harassment, U.S. officials said Monday. The Equal Employment Opportu
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
of sexual harassment, U.S. officials said Monday. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced the deal with the GEO Group, Inc., of Boca Raton, Florida, which operates the Central Arizona Correctional Facility and the Arizona State... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Boca-based prison operator Geo Group to pay $550,000 to settle sexual harassment lawsuitBoca Raton-based The Geo Group has agreed to pay $550,000 to settle a sexual ha
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Boca Raton-based The Geo Group has agreed to pay $550,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Arizona’s attorney general. The lawsuit, filed in 2010, concerned two Geo-operated prisons: the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Private prison firm paying $550,000 in Ariz. harassment caseafter complaining of sexual harassment. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
after complaining of sexual harassment. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced the deal Monday with the GEO Group, Inc., which operates the Central Arizona Correctional Facility and the Arizona State Prison-Florence West... Read more
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Miami New Times
Five Reasons South Florida's Giant, Pro-Trump Private-Prison Company is EvilBoca Raton's GEO Group is the second-largest private-prison company in America
Miami New Times / Posted 13 days ago
Boca Raton's GEO Group is the second-largest private-prison company in America and makes a huge portion of its income imprisoning people on behalf of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). It has repeatedly denied inmates in its facilities... Read more
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Miami New Times
Five Reasons South Florida's Giant, Pro-Trump Private-Prison Company is Evil1. They've been sued multiple times for allegedly forcing detainees to work for
Miami New Times / Posted 13 days ago
1. They've been sued multiple times for allegedly forcing detainees to work for food Boca Raton's GEO Group is the second-largest private-prison company in America and makes a huge portion of its income imprisoning people on behalf of U.S.... Read more
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Miami New Times
Sessions's Pot Crackdown Is Great for South Florida's Giant Private-Prison Companybrief period, a little more than a year ago, when it seemed Boca Raton's multib
Miami New Times / Posted 15 days ago
brief period, a little more than a year ago, when it seemed Boca Raton's multibillion-dollar private-prison juggernaut, the GEO Group, might go extinct. The Obama Administration had just dealt a huge blow to GEO, which is among the nation's largest... Read more
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Miami New Times
Sessions's Pot Crackdown Is Great for South Florida's Giant Private-Prison Companybrief period, a little more than a year ago, when it seemed Boca Raton's multib
Miami New Times / Posted 15 days ago
brief period, a little more than a year ago, when it seemed Boca Raton's multibillion-dollar private-prison juggernaut, the GEO Group, might go extinct. The Obama Administration had just dealt a huge blow to GEO, which is among the nation's largest... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
County officials weigh renegotiating reentryare willing to continue supporting it — but with some constraints. The reentry
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
are willing to continue supporting it — but with some constraints. The reentry program, currently implemented by the GEO Group, is designed to help former prisoners rejoin society as productive community members. It began in the fall of 2014... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Top Dividend Stocks With Yields Over 5%the Obama administration ordered its agencies to begin winding down contracts w
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
the Obama administration ordered its agencies to begin winding down contracts with private operators like CoreCivic and GEO Group(NYSE: GEO). Private operators are integral to safe and cost-effective building and maintenance of the country's... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Top Dividend Stocks With Yields Over 5%the Obama administration ordered its agencies to begin winding down contracts w
FOX Business / Posted 24 days ago
the Obama administration ordered its agencies to begin winding down contracts with private operators like CoreCivic and GEO Group(NYSE: GEO). Private operators are integral to safe and cost-effective building and maintenance of the country's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No Trump windfall for private prisons yet, but some bet on gainsanticipated windfall under the Trump administration so far has failed to materi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
anticipated windfall under the Trump administration so far has failed to materialize. They say the two listed operators - Geo Group Inc and CoreCivic Inc - stand to win contracts from states struggling with prison overcrowding, such as Kansas and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Two jail guards charged in contraband casesindicted last week along with non-employees in separate investigations by the D
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
indicted last week along with non-employees in separate investigations by the DEA and FBI. The jail, which is run by the GEO Group of Florida, has had a rash of contraband in recent years that includes cell phones, drugs and other prohibited... Read more

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