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  1. In Photos: A Mother Adjusts to Parenting After PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Yes! Magazine

    ... that." Patrice Shannon was separated from her grandchildren when she was incarcerated at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility. She and Wright met while inside, and continued their relationship as co-workers in the rehabilitation center's kitchen. ...

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  2. Oregon's female inmates need support, not another prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... criminal justice system. We are disheartened that 70 percent of the women incarcerated at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility are held for drug and property crimes generally committed to support addiction. The vast majority are mothers. The vast ...

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  3. Butterfly program to help Oregon inmates, environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    Wilsonville, Ore.- A butterfly recovery lab will soon open at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville. The program will allow women in custody to gain job skills while helping the endangered Taylor's Checkerspot Butterfly.

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  4. Spokesman Photo: Claire Green - Puppy Yonder takes a break from class with handler Lynley Rayburn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Portland Tribune

    Thursday morning at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility , March 16, 13 female inmate handlers and their 10 service dogs in-training gathered in a classroom for one of their weekly Coffee Creek Puppy Program training classes. At the beginning of class, puppies laid calmly under or beside their handlers' chairs as the women checked in and discussed their puppies like mothers at a PTA meeting.

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  5. Cedar Mill March Business RoundupRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Cedar Mill News

    ... Donations go to Living Yoga, a local organization that provides free yoga to inmates at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility and the Washington County Community Corrections in Hillsboro, and patients at rehabilitation centers, among others. Santosha ...

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  6. More Read the original story

    Jan 24, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... being a convicted felon. This program changed my life." Sattig is one of just 16 woman at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility that was accepted into the prison's paraoptometric training and eyeglass recycling program. "It's a tough program to get ...

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  7. New study finds Transcendental Meditation reduces trauma in female prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... with high levels of trauma symptoms. This newly published study with women inmates at the Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville, Oregon follows an earlier published randomized study of male inmates , showing reduced stress and trauma ...

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  8. New Report Highlights Horrific Impact of Solitary Confinement on Inmates with DisabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... facilities to house him. Westwood says he was placed in isolation at the infirmary of Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville, Oregon for 22 to 23 hours a day for 17 days. He says the staff were unprepared to deal with his needs, and for ...

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  9. In the Matter of M. S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... and resulted in a bond growing between M and grandmother. During her incarceration at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility (CCCF), mother consistently participated in videoconferences and telephone communication with M, and sent M letters, drawings, ...

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  10. Learning to love the unlovable, including myselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Inmate Roberta Lillie sits in the medium security section at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility, where the population has grown steadily in recent years. Oregon Department of Corrections officials made an unsuccessful bid during an emergency session of the legislature to secure funding to expand the women's prison they say is over capacity.

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  11. Ex-Gladstone cop serving life sentence at Oregon women's prison despite legally being maleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    A screenshot of the Oregon Department of Corrections' online inmate database shows Lynn Edward Benton is identified as female and housed at the Coffee Creek Correctional Facility, the state's prison for women. Benton, a former Gladstone police sergeant sentenced to life in prison in October 2016 in connection with his wife's death, underwent gender reassignment and has legally been identified as a man since 2010.

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  12. Oregon Lawmakers Delay Decision On Whether To Open Second Women's PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... from the Oregon Department of Corrections. Oregon has one prison for female inmates, the Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville. But the Department of Corrections said the inmate population there exceeds its capacity, and that isn't ...

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  13. Emergency Board denies request for funding for second women's prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    ... Despite those concerted efforts, the population at the state's sole women's prison - Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville - has hovered over the 1,280 limit since May. The population reached an all-time high of 1,315 in November, said ...

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  14. Bits & PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    The Oregon Symphony, for the third year in a row, plans to provide some holiday cheer to incarcerated women at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville. The Tuesday, Dec. 13, outreach concert will be put on by the Oregon Symphony Brass Quintet, joined by the Coffee Creek Correctional Facility Choir, culminating in the traditional sing-along.

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  15. Oregon Symphony Returns to Coffee Creek Correctional FacilityRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    For the third year in a row, Oregon Symphony musicians will add a special brand of holiday cheer for the incarcerated women at the Coffee Creek Correctional Facility. This season's December 13 performance promises to be something special as the Oregon Symphony Brass Quintet is joined by the Coffee Creek Correctional Facility Choir, under Creative Director Crystal Akins of the Intergenerational Choir program.

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  16. Former Oregon prison guard gets 60 days in jail for sex with inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Former Coffee Creek Correctional Facility corrections officer Brian Balzer describes the state's only prison for women in a three-year-old marketing video. Balzer was convicted of having a sexual relationship with an inmate and was later sentenced to 60 days in jail.

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  17. Molalla man sentenced to 15 years for sex abuse - Wednesday, 02 November 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... Clackamas County deputy district attorney Rusty Amos said that Benz will go to the Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville for 30 days, after which the Department of Corrections will decide where he will serve his 15 years. Rachel Johnson, ...

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  18. Lawmakers seek ways to avoid opening second women's prisonRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    ... inmates on early release. Current overcrowding at the state's only women's prison, Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville, could force the Department of Corrections to open a second women's prison at the old Oregon State Penitentiary ...

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  19. At women's prison, food is medicine and a fresh startRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | The Oregonian

    Eggs, almond milk, cumin, a plastic baggie of diced tomatoes... These are not the usual items brought into a prison. But once a week at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility, a group of volunteers unloads a large tote of food items for a guard's inspection.

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  20. Corrections officer at women's prison accused of sexual misconduct with inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Oregonian

    ... misconduct occurred on Dec. 15, 2015, court records show. Mickles has been an officer at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville since May 2013, said Vicki Reynolds, the prison's spokeswoman. She said she didn't know his current job status ...

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