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  1. 9 inmates hurt in fight at prison in MississippiRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    ... overuse of force and inadequate medical care for young inmates. MTC also operates the East Mississippi Correctional Facility near Meridian, the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs and the Wilkinson County Correctional Facility in ...

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  2. Prison employee accused of having sex with Mississippi inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | New York Daily News

    A prison worker has been accused of allegedly have sex with an inmate at East Mississippi Correctional Facility.

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  3. Autumn Wedgeworth, Meridian, Miss., prison guard sex with inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | Examiner.com

    ... Prison guard Autumn Wedgeworth worked in the education department at the East Mississippi Correctional Facility located at 10641 Old Highway 80 W in Meridian. The correctional facility, which opened in 1999, houses male inmates in an unincorporated ...

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  4. State prison officials believe man convicted for Harrison County...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 17 | The Mississippi Press

    A prisoner serving time for child molestation was strangled by a fellow inmate earlier this month at the East Mississippi Correctional Facility, prison officials said Tuesday.

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  5. Inmate Death Could be HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 17 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Lauderdale County sheriff's office is investigating the June 10 strangulation of an inmate at East Mississippi Correctional Facility.

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  6. Officials believe prison inmate killed by cellmateRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 17 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Lauderdale County sheriff's office is investigating the June 10 strangulation of an inmate at East Mississippi Correctional Facility.

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  7. Prison officials believe prisoner killed by cell mateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    The Lauderdale County sheriff's office is investigating the June 10 strangulation of an inmate at East Mississippi Correctional Facility.

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  8. Seeing squalor and unconcern in a Mississippi prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    Open fires sometimes burn unheeded in the solitary-confinement units of the East Mississippi Correctional Facility, a privately run state prison in Meridian, 90 miles east of here.

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  9. Seeing squalor and unconcern in a Mississippi prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    Open fires sometimes burn unheeded in the solitary-confinement units of the East Mississippi Correctional Facility, a privately run state prison in Meridian, 90 miles east of here.

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  10. Mississippi still burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... reports there are sometimes unattended fires in the solitary confinement unit at East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Meridian, adding: "Inmates spend months in near-total darkness. Illnesses go untreated. Dirt, feces and, occasionally, blood ...

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  11. Seeing squalor and unconcern in southern prisonRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    Open fires sometimes burn unheeded in the solitary-confinement units of the East Mississippi Correctional Facility, a privately run state prison in Meridian, 90 miles east of here.

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  12. New K-9 unit targets contraband at 4 Miss. prisonsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... will make unannounced visits to all four MTC facilities. Utah-based MTC operates the East Mississippi Correctional Facility near Meridian, the Walnut Grove Correctional Facility in Walnut Grove, the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly ...

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  13. Mississippi briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... will make unannounced visits to all four MTC facilities. Utah-based MTC operates the East Mississippi Correctional Facility near Meridian, the Walnut Grove Correctional Facility in Walnut Grove, the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly ...

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  14. Prison Takes Aim at ContrabandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... a new K-9 unit will be used at all of its Mississippi prisons, including the East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Lost Gap. The unit will use two German Shepherd dogs to regularly search for contraband like drugs, cigarettes and cell phones in ...

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  15. Prisons state's largest mental institutionsRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... the largest mental institution is not the State Hospital at Whitfield. It's the East Mississippi Correctional Facility near Meridian, a national study says. A prison or jail is now de facto the largest mental institution in Mississippi and almost ...

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  16. Prisons largest mental institutions, study showsRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... the largest mental institution is not the State Hospital at Whitfield. It's the East Mississippi Correctional Facility near Meridian, a national study says. A prison or jail is now de facto the largest mental institution in Mississippi and almost ...

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  17. Epps Says Contraband Never-Ending Battle at PrisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... Wilkinson County Correctional Facility. Epps says netting will be installed next at East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Meridian, Walnut Grove Correctional Facility in Walnut Grove and Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs ...

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  18. Epps: Contraband never-ending battleRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Correctional Facility in Rankin County. He says netting will be installed next at East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Meridian, Walnut Grove Correctional Facility in Walnut Grove and Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs plus ...

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  19. MDOC thinking 'outside the box' to stop prison contrabandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Facility, and is expected to install netting at the three other private prisons (East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Meridian, Walnut Grove Correctional Facility in Walnut Grove and Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs), and ...

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  20. Jackson Co. hiring private health care managerRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... as well as private prisons in Marshall County, Walnut Grove, Wilkerson County and the East Mississippi Correctional Facility near Meridian, said company chief operating officer LaGrand Elliot. County Administrator Brian Fulton says the county spends ...

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