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  1. Former Angola prison official pleads guilty to fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A high-ranking official at the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola has pleaded guilty to a federal charge of wire fraud linked to the theft or misuse of as much as $160,000 from a fund meant to improve recreational opportunities for prison employees and their families. The Advocate reports 46-year-old former Col.

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  2. The Rundown: Here's where the Louisiana Legislature stands as it nears session midway pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Advocate

    ... would use money from statutory dedications and fees to help pay down the state's bond debt. http://bit.ly/2lSzHf9 Angola: A former Angola prison official has pleaded guilty to fraud in connection with theft of recreation funds. http://bit.ly/2lTPc6J

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  3. Couhig discusses stark realities of 2017-18 West Feliciana Parish budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Advocate

    ... decline. Couhig said the parish has fewer than 10,000 people, excluding the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola. One of the major reasons for the decline, he said, is the lack of enough affordable housing to attract young people and families. ...

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  4. 920am Dee RichardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... set about that the gold breeding it. Voted actually look like gay is it is that a big think telephone book look into Angola. It's about three telephone book lively. This it'd. The damage that they came in and and I've been in nine years has been on ...

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  5. 'LaPolitics': LABI hints at battle over contingency fee bill during Legislative sessionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... process last week for the three legislative races. "Absolutely not. I think I should get a plaque, actually." -Former Angola Warden Burl Cain, to Leo Honeycutt upon being asked if he was guilty of any crimes, on

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  6. West Feliciana DA opts against grand jury, punts critical Angola audit to state inspector generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --Former Angola Warden Burl Cain reads a statement during a press conference in front of the State Capitol in early 2016 after an internal probe of his actions found he had not violated any rules of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections. Cain resigned in late 2015 after The Advocate reported he had had financial dealings with the stepfather of an Angola inmate.

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  7. Jim Langley: Don't Let Yourself Become a Dead Man WalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Noozhawk

    ... upon her work as a spiritual adviser to two convicted murderers on death row at the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, La., was apparently motivated by her effort to abolish the death penalty. The book itself examines the moral issues related ...

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  8. State Ex Rel Jason Reeves v. Darrell Vannoy Warden Louisiana State Penitentiary Angola LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | FindLaw

    Denied. Relator shows no abuse of discretion in the district court's decision to deny his request to further supplement his application for post-conviction relief.

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  9. 1-26 6am Tommy, does torture work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Tommy talks to CBS military analyst Mike Lyons about President Trump signing an order that could re-open CIA "black site" and calls for a review on interrogation techniques. Now it's Tommy talker on WW LA on my famine dot com so I heard the news run and and then.

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  10. Victims ask judge to seize Angola inmate Corey 'C-Murder' Miller's rap album earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | The Advocate

    Image captured from video provided by YouTube -- Cllip from rapper Corey A'C-MurderA' Miller music video A'Dear Supreme Court,A' who is currrently an inmate at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola. FILE - This Aug. 16 file photo shows Rapper Corey Miller, who once went by the stage name of C-Murder, in New Orleans.

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  11. New rap album by Angola inmate C-Murder sparks investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Advocate

    ... Miller music video A'Dear Supreme Court,A' who is currrently an inmate at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola. Prisoners at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola aren't allowed to record albums or songs, but that prohibition does not seemed to ...

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  12. Crimes victims ask judge to seize Angola inmate Corey 'C-Murder' Miller's rap album earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Advocate

    Image captured from video provided by YouTube -- Cllip from rapper Corey A'C-MurderA' Miller music video A'Dear Supreme Court,A' who is currrently an inmate at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola. FILE - This Aug. 16 file photo shows Rapper Corey Miller, who once went by the stage name of C-Murder, in New Orleans.

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  13. ULM - Top Hawks' thank AT&T for scholarships at press conferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... am I going to do this? Is this possible for someone like me?'" Connor Dixon, a senior computer science major from Angola, La., also expressed his appreciation to the company for their generosity. "What [the scholarship] meant to me was peace of ...

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  14. Audit: Angola warden Burl Cain may have broken the law by having prisoners work on his homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | NOLA.com

    The former warden of Louisiana's largest prison may have violated state law by using prison resources and public funds to renovate and furnish his homes, according to a government report released Monday. An audit report by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor's office details other potentially illegal transactions involving the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, including more than $100,000 in personal purchases and undocumented cash withdrawals made by a former prison employee.

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  15. Courtesy MGN OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A government audit has found that the former warden of Louisiana's largest prison may have violated state law by using prison resources and public funds to renovate and furnish his homes. A report released Monday by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor's office also details other potentially illegal transactions involving the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola.

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  16. Exclusive: Audit says Burl Cain benefited from free labor, nearly $20K in other freebiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --Former Angola Warden Burl Cain reads a statement during a press conference in front of the State Capitol after an internal probe of his actions found he had not violated any rules of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections. Cain resigned after The Advocate reported he had had financial dealings with the stepfather of an Angola inmate serving time for two murders that Cain recommended for trusty status.

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  17. Audit: Former Angola warden Burl Cain benefited from labor of subordinates, other state-provided freebiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --Former Angola Warden Burl Cain reads a statement during a press conference in front of the State Capitol after an internal probe of his actions found he had not violated any rules of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections. Cain resigned after The Advocate reported he had had financial dealings with the stepfather of an Angola inmate serving time for two murders that Cain recommended for trusty status.

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  18. Prison phone rates put a financial squeeze on families: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Sibil Richardson with four of her six sons talks about the absence of her husband Robert who is serving 60 years in Angola Penitentiary for armed robbery. Photographed on Wednesday, August 31, 2016.

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  19. Can relatives of prisoners shake the shame and demand family-friendly policies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | NOLA.com

    "Family Sentence": Families gather and briefly catch up with each other at Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola, on Sunday, November 6, 2016 (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com There are enough Louisianians who have incarcerated loved ones to effectively pressure politicians to make it easier for families to stay connected during those incarcerations. Louisiana has the highest rate of incarceration in the world.

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  20. 'Last line of defense': Inmates seek to keep their kids out of prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | NOLA.com

    All of the 50 men in this classroom have broken the law. Some have killed a person and likely will never leave Louisiana's state penitentiary in Angola .

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