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  1. 'Laziness, incompetence and dereliction of duty': Workers faulted ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | National Post

    Within hours of the escape of two murderers from a maximum-security prison near the Canadian border last year, New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said at a news conference that he would be "shocked" if any corrections officers had been involved in the breakout. But an exhaustive report released this month by the state inspector general's office singled out 20 uniformed and civilian employees whose laziness, incompetence and dereliction of duty enabled the killers, Richard W. Matt and David Sweat, to escape in June 2015 from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York.

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  2. NY prison staffers facing discipline after escape leave jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in lieu of other disciplinary action following last summer's prison escape.

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  3. Crowd gathers to keep Sanders' political revolution movingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... James Haslam, Rights and Democracy executive director. A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in lieu of other discipline following last summer's prison escape. A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in lieu ...

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  4. Road work underway in BurlingtonRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... Friday morning. Drivers are being encouraged to stay alert. A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in lieu of other discipline following last summer's prison escape. A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in ...

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  5. New exhibit tests your problem solving skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... and they're counting going under and over," said Greg DeFr... A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in lieu of other discipline following last summer's prison escape. A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility ...

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  6. Former Miss Teen Vermont cast in new hit TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... to high school in Vermont graduating from Brattleboro in 2006. A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in lieu of other discipline following last summer's prison escape. A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility ...

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  7. Northern NY prison staffers leave jobs in lieu of prison escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A number of staffers left the Clinton Correctional Facility in lieu of other discipline following last summer's prison escape. New York corrections officials say nine guards, officers and civilian employees resigned or retired instead of facing punishments after Richard Matt and David Sweat got away.

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  8. Department of Corrections Staffing Shakeup at Clinton Correctional Following Prison BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Your News Now

    A year after the prison break that shook the North Country, nine guards, officers and civilian employees at Clinton Correctional Facility have resigned or retired. The state Department of Corrections said after David Sweat and Richard Matt escaped last year, nine other staff agreed to discipline ranging from temporary suspensions, fines and lost benefits to probation.

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  9. NY staff facing discipline after Clinton Correctional Facility escape left prison jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTEN-TV Albany

    New York corrections officials say nine guards, officers and civilian employees at a prison in northern New York resigned or retired in lieu of other discipline after two murderers escaped last year. The Department of Corrections and Community Supervision says three employees remain suspended pending arbitration and another was demoted and reassigned.

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  10. Prison Guards Union Loses Strip-Search FightRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | Courthouse News Service

    A New York correctional union cannot turn to federal court to challenge a directive allowing their guards to be strip-searched and disciplined if a dog sniffs narcotics on them, a judge ruled Thursday. From a Clinton Correctional Facility escape to a massive Rikers Island smuggling bust, reports of New York guards funneling drugs, weapons and tools to prisoners have fueled a steady stream of indictments and news headlines in the Empire State.

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  11. Man, 26, shot dead in Brooklyn shortly after prison releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | New York Daily News

    ... said. A motive for the slaying was not immediately disclosed. Lane had been released from the Clinton Correctional Facility in July after serving six months on a grand larceny conviction, according to court records. It was his second time in prison. ...

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  12. A.M. Roundup: Beagles get a break, but ethics advocates seetheRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... Yeah, Good Luck with That: Joyce Mitchell , serving time for helping two killers escape from Clinton Correctional Facility, has written DOCCS Acting Commissioner Anthony J. Annucci to ask, "I was wondering if there was anything you could do to help ...

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  13. A.M. Roundup: Beagles get a break, but ethics advocates seetheRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... Yeah, Good Luck with That: Joyce Mitchell , serving time for helping two killers escape from Clinton Correctional Facility, has written DOCCS Acting Commissioner Anthony J. Annucci to ask, "I was wondering if there was anything you could do to help ...

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  14. Report: Joyce Mitchell seeks clemency from prison break sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Albany Times Union

    Joyce Mitchell is arraigned in City Court on Friday, June 12, 2015, in Plattsburgh, N.Y. Mitchell is accused of helping two convicted killers escape from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora. ORG XMIT: NYMG110 less Joyce Mitchell is arraigned in City Court on Friday, June 12, 2015, in Plattsburgh, N.Y. Mitchell is accused of helping two convicted killers escape from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.

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  15. Mitchell seeking clemency in Clinton prison breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Watertown Daily Times

    Joyce Mitchell, the prison worker who helped two murderers escape from Clinton Correctional Facility last year, is asking to be released from prison. Mitchell, who is serving two and a third to seven years for her part in the escape, hand wrote a three-page letter to New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Acting Commissioner Anthony J. Annucci in April asking for clemency.

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  16. Report highlights need for greater oversight of state's prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | The Gazette

    If you only read the juicy parts of state Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott's report on last year's escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, you might get the impression that this was a once-in-a-lifetime situation.

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  17. Editorial: Only a partial prison probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | Albany Times Union

    The Clinton Correctional Facility, where two inmates escaped in June 2015, in Dannemora, N.Y., Dec. 10, 2015. Stunning security lapses that failed to catch preparations for the escape were detailed in a report released June 6, 2016, by state investigators.

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  18. Cadyville Fire Field Day takes second shot at 50th celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... from the nearby prison in Dannemora. Inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat broke out of the Clinton Correctional Facility June 6,2015, prompting a massive manhunt throughout the region. In Cadyville, troopers blocked roads and organizers called off ...

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  19. Janet Duprey says bond between corrections officers stronger than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    LIZ: ASSEMBLYWOMAN JANET DUPREY IS A VERY CLOSE FRIEND OF NEW YORK'S CORRECTIONS OFFICERS. >> I DONE EVERYTHING I CAN TO DEFEND THEM BECAUSE THEY DESERVE IT FOR LIZ: SHE TAKES PRIDE IN VISITING EACH OF THE 5 PRISONS CLINTON CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IS UNIQUE.

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  20. Assemblywoman Janet Duprey: I don't agree with some of inspector general's findingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    She takes pride in visiting each of the five prisons in her district, but said Clinton Correctional Facility is unique. "It's the largest prison in the state and the who are in there are not good people," Duprey said.

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