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Insider Selling: Corrections Corp Of America Director Sells 30,102 Shares of Stock
Corrections Corp Of America Director John R. Prann, Jr. sold 30,102 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 5th.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Murder suspect said he did not intend to kill fellow inmate
When murder suspect Richard Stahursky appeared before a corrections officer holding shanks in bloody hands, he told her he needed to be cuffed, according to an affidavit filed in Knox County Superior Court.
Bill protects taxpayers from government contractors
All over the country, cash-strapped state and local governments have handed over control of critical public services and assets to corporations backed by Wall Street banks that promise to handle them better, faster and cheaper.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
CCA Blocks Resolution Aimed at Lowering Cost of Phone Calls Between Inmates and Their Families
Corrections Corporation of America, the nation's largest for-profit prison company which is headquartered right here in Nashville, has successfully blocked a shareholder resolution which supporters say was aimed at lowering the cost of phone calls between inmates and their families on the outside.
SR: Is Idaho Soft On Crime?
Is Idaho soft on crime? It appears so in the case of the Tennessee contractor that failed to adequately staff a prison, and tried to cover it up.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Motley Fool
Will Marijuana's Decriminalization Ruin This Company?
Bob Dylan once sang, "Oh, the times they are a-changin'." While these lyrics are not directly tied to marijuana -- although Mr. Dylan has certainly written many on the subject -- they are certainly apt when you consider America's attitude toward pot.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Idaho Democrats ask FBI to investigate prison company
Idaho's top Democratic lawmakers have asked the FBI to investigate private prison company Corrections Corporation of America for possible criminal wrongdoing at the state's largest prison.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Idaho agencies refuse to discuss CCA settlement
Idaho's settlement with private prison company Corrections Corporation of America releases the company from all liability connected to the understaffing at the prison south of Boise, as well as any liability stemming from staffing issues not yet discovered.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The private prison racket
In October, when California Governor Jerry Brown signed a new contract with Corrections Corporation of America, a Nashville-based private prison behemoth, to open a prison in the desert 100 miles north of Los Angeles, onlookers might've wondered if he'd been following the news.
Ky. prison with Vt. inmates no longer locked down
Vermont Department of Corrections Commissioner Andy Pallito says the modified lockdown at a Kentucky facility housing Vermont inmates has ended but there are plans to increase inmate monitoring.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
CCA Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.51 per Share
Damon Hininger, President and CEO of CCA, said, "We are very pleased to increase our quarterly cash dividend by 6.25% to $0.51 per share, or $2.04 per share annually.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Prince George Citizen
Idaho governor orders police to conduct criminal investigation of CCA prison understaffing
Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has ordered the state police to conduct a criminal investigation of understaffing and falsified documents at a private prison operated by Corrections Corporation of America .
Thu Feb 13, 2014
What Won't This Private Prison Corporation Do To Turn a Profit?
One of the biggest private prison corporations in the world agreed last week to pay $1 million to the state of Idaho for falsifying thousands of staff hours to boost its profit margins at one of its notoriously dangerous prisons.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Miami Herald
Private prison firm to fight staffing audit result
Corrections Corporation of America is pushing to get a forensic auditing report declared inconclusive after the auditors found the private prison company understaffed an Idaho prison by more than 26,000 hours.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Stock Downgrades: US Steel, Annie's, and Apache
Where the freewheeling Fast Money and manic Mad Money would ordinarily occupy the CNBC schedule, yesterday the network gave its coveted time slots over to the antidote-to-insomnia that is Olympic curling .
Courthouse News Service
Details Sought on Private Prison Settlement
Prison Legal News asked a federal judge to unseal documents supporting a settlement Corrections Corporation of America reached with employees in a lawsuit accusing it of labor laws violations.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Dumb Investment of the Week: For-Profit Prison Industry
Strubel Investment Management 's Dumb Investment of the Week for this week focuses on the private for-profit prison industry.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Post and Courier
S. C. Corrections chief has challenges ahead
He earned a bachelor of arts in political science there in 1991. 5,700: The number of security and nonsecurity personnel in the S.C. Department of Corrections system.
Grits for Breakfast
On the macroeconomics of the private prison industry
At the Motley Fool, a widely read investment analyst site, Bradley Seth McNew had an item Feb. 6 titled, " Why I sold Corrections Corporation of America " despite the companies recent high dividend yields.