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  1. Correction Required: The D.C. Jail is Falling Apart. What Should Replace It?Read the original story

    Thursday | City Paper

    ... by the District. While the D.C. Jail has always been under District control, the Corrections Corporation of America has run the CTF since 1997. The CCA's contract with the city expires in 2017, which means if the Council wants to manage CTF, it ...

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  2. Bill allows sale of Ohio prison to a private operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... Lake Erie Correctional Institution in Conneaut, is owned and operated by Nashville-based Corrections Corporation of America. The state sold it to CCA four years ago for $73 million. Smith said the state still owes $10 million for the construction of ...

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  3. Bill allows sale of 2nd Ohio prison to private operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... Erie Correctional Institution in Conneaut, is both owned and operated by Nashville-based Corrections Corporation of America.

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  4. Bill allows sale of 2nd Ohio prison to private operator about 1 hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hudson Hub-Times

    ... Lake Erie Correctional Institution in Conneaut, is owned and operated by Nashville-based Corrections Corporation of America. The state sold it to CCA four years ago for $73 million. Smith said the state still owes $10 million for the construction of ...

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  5. Vermont inmates move from Kentucky to MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... inmates were moved from the Lee Adjustment Center in Beattyville, Kentucky, owned by the Corrections Corporation of America, to the North Lake Correctional Facility in Baldwin, Michigan, owned by another private prison firm, GEO Group Inc. Vermont ...

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  6. Welcome Home: 280 Vermont Inmates Move From Kentucky To Michigan PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CBS Local

    ... inmates were moved from the Lee Adjustment Center in Beattyville, Kentucky, owned by the Corrections Corporation of America, to the North Lake Correctional Facility in Baldwin, Michigan, owned by another private prison firm, GEO Group Inc. Vermont ...

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  7. APNewsBreak: Vermont inmates move from Kentucky to MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... a hitch. Touchette says the inmates were transferred on two flights, moving from the Corrections Corporation of America's Lee Adjustment Center in Kentucky to a facility operated by the GEO Group in Baldwin, Michigan. Vermont Corrections officials ...

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  8. Police: Driver in crash that killed 2 children was a fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | USA Today

    The driver of a Chevy Camaro that careened into five children - killing two - during a police chase is a fugitive, was denied parole multiple times and, when released to the community last year, absconded almost immediately, the Detroit Free Press has learned. Police: Driver in crash that killed 2 children was a fugitive DETROIT - The driver of a Chevy Camaro that careened into five children - killing two - during a police chase is a fugitive, was denied parole multiple times and, when released to the community last year, absconded almost immediately, the Detroit Free Press has learned.

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  9. 2 Children Dead, 3 Injured in High-Speed Police ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Patch.com

    A parole absconder allegedly hit neighborhood children as they played in their front yards in a chase with speeds as high as 95 mph. A Detroit family was planning two funerals Thursday and residents of their east side neighborhood were asking why a high-speed chase wasn't called off before a parole absconder allegedly mowed down neighborhood children, killing two of them and seriously injuring three others as they played in their front yards Wednesday.

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  10. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... Oversight Committee, Pallito spoke about the contract that will soon end with the Corrections Corporation of America, making way for a new two-year deal with the GEO group. "In Michigan, it's much more of a facility style, which is inmates in cells ...

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  11. Columbia University to divest from prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | KITV-TV

    Columbia University has become the first college in the United States to divest from private prison companies, following a student activist campaign. The decision means the Ivy League school -- which boasts a roughly $9 billion endowment -- will sell its estimated 220,000 shares in G4S, the world's largest private security firm, as well its shares in the Corrections Corporation of America , the largest private prison company in the United states.

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  12. We must leave the crops in the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... Why would we as a prisoner class ever want to do work that helps corporations like CCA (Corrections Corporation of America) pass audits? They utilize the certification of such audits to invest in more prison building and legislation to keep us in ...

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  13. Columbia University to Withdraw Investments in Private PrisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Essence Magazine

    ... today that it would be withdrawing its 220,000 shares-$4.35 billion-from G4S and the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the world's biggest private security firm and the biggest private prison association in the country, respectively. "This ...

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  14. Columbia Becomes The First College To Divest From Private Prison IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | ThinkProgress

    ... campaigning since February 2014 against Columbia's $10 million in holdings invested in Corrections Corporation of America, the largest private prison company in the world, and G4S, an international security company that transports immigrant ...

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  15. Following Student-Led Campaign, Columbia to Divest from PrisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Common Dreams

    ... in 2013 that the school had invested roughly $10 million of its endowment in the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and G4S, two for-profit companies that operate private detention centers and prisons around the world. G4S is the largest ...

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  16. Columbia University to divest from private prison firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | USA Today

    ... 220,000 shares in G4S , the largest multinational security services corporation, and the Corrections Corporation of America , the largest private prison company in the country. While divesting from multi-billion-dollar corporations doesn't have a ...

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  17. Columbia becomes first U.S. university to divest from prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KTUC-AM Tucson

    Columbia University has become the first college in the United States to divest from private prison companies, following a student activist campaign. The decision means the Ivy League school -- with boasts a roughly $9 billion endowment -- will sell its estimated 220,000 shares in G4S, the world's largest private security firm, as well its shares in the Corrections Corporation of America , the largest private prison company in the United states.

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  18. Report: TDOC employee arrested for impersonating officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WKRN

    A man was arrested Sunday after reportedly impersonating an officer and assaulting an employee at a Walmart in north Nashville. According to an affidavit, Billy Miller Jr. is an employee at the Tennessee Department of Corrections, but is not a commissioned officer in the state.

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  19. First TakeRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Ridenbaugh Press

    The Idaho State Police probably were right in their conclusion that the issues surrounding the Corrections Corporation of America private prison in Idaho were not properly a subject for investigation by that agency. It was, Colonel Ralph Powell said, "This appeared to be a breach of contract dispute, and therefore a civil, not a criminal matter."

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  20. Terrifying statistics reveal ice dealers are targeting Australian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Daily Mail

    Police swarm 'hot spot' in hunt for two 'Shawshank' escapees after credible sighting near Pennsylvania border - two weeks after the murderers fled and 360 miles from their upstate New York prison Step-mother of the Charleston killer Dylann Roof reveals he was just a 'lazy kid' until he got led astray by 'Internet evil' Charleston killer Dylann Roof's father concerned for his safety 'after receiving threatening phone calls from the Black Panther Party' Personal path to a massacre: Dylan Roof's visits to slave plantations and Confederate landmarks show how he developed from a racist into a 'mass murderer' Church killer's 'manifesto' revealed: Roof named Charleston as his target in hate-filled rant that referred to blacks as 'stupid and violent' and detailed his wish for every Jew to turn BLUE Charleston killer planned to shoot up college campus instead of a church, claims black drinking ... (more)

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