Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution Newswire

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  1. Transgender prisoner sues Oregon Department of Corrections over denial of medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... and stopped seeing her counselor. She was arrested in January 2013 and imprisoned at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution. According to court documents, the intake officer noted Wright had seen counselors about her gender but had not received a ...

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  2. State of Oregon, Plaintiff-Respondent, v. Sean Coby Hoard, aka Sean...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... v. Zolotoff, 253 Or.App. 593, 594, 291 P.3d 781 (2012). Defendant is an inmate at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution ("EOCI"). One morning, he plugged his ears with toilet paper and later found that he was unable to remove it. Plugged ears ...

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  3. 'Redmond 5' killer sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Justin Link, 33, of Redmond, was sentenced to life with the possibly of parole, once he serves 30 years of his sentence. Link appeared by video during his sentencing hearing and is currently serving his time inside the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton.

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  4. Oregon Couple Charged With Hate Crime After Killing Black Teenager with JeepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | People

    ... Courtier allegedly first got involved in the prison gang during a stint at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution following a 2001 attack on a man, the Portland Mercury reports, citing prison records. By 2004, Courtier allegedly fought with a ...

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  5. Ore. couple face hate crime charge in death of black teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... with the Pacific Northwest prison gang while serving time behind bars at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton, according to disciplinary records obtained by the Portland Mercury . His rise in the gangs was first recorded in court ...

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  6. New Prison Super at Two RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    Brigitte Amsberry will has been tapped to replace acting superintendent Steve Franke at the Two Rivers Correctional Institute in Umatilla. She has worked at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution since 2000, where she started as a prison nurse.

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  7. Photo by E.J. Harris/Eo Media Group - Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in PendletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    A computer coding error in Washington state caused thousands of inmates there to be released before they had completed their sentences. The Oregon Department of Corrections releases more than 5,000 inmates each year.

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  8. Alleged White Supremacist Killed a Black Teen by Running Him Down with a Jeep: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | People

    ... . Courtier allegedly first got involved in the gang during a years-long stint at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution following a 2001 attack on a man, the paper reports, citing prison records. By 2004, Courtier was busted for allegedly ...

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    Jul 22, 2016 | KNDO

    ... July 21, several inmates engaged in a series of fights on a recreation yard at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution (EOCI). At approximately 2:30 p.m., Thursday, July 21, several inmates engaged in a series of fights on a recreation yard at ...

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  10. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | KNDO

    ... July 21, several inmates engaged in a series of fights on a recreation yard at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution (EOCI). At approximately 2:30 p.m., Thursday, July 21, several inmates engaged in a series of fights on a recreation yard at ...

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  11. Warning shot fired at eastern Oregon prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Authorities say a warning shot was fired at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution to break up a series of fights in a recreation yard. The Oregon Department of Corrections said in a news release that nearly four dozen inmates were fighting Thursday afternoon at the Pendleton prison and refused verbal directives to stop.

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  12. Warning shot fired, pepper spray deployed to break up Pendleton prison fightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution is a medium-security prison located in Pendleton. It holds more than 1,600 male inmates.

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  13. Pendleton repeals ban on inmate work crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Pendleton City Council has ended a nearly 30-year ban on work crews from the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution. Mayor Phillip Houk said previous attempts to allow inmates to work inside city limits provoked the ire of the community.

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KNDO

    ... The Pendleton City Council has ended a nearly 30-year ban on work crews from the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution. The Pendleton City Council has ended a nearly 30-year ban on work crews from the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution. The ...

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  15. Pendleton repeals ban on inmate work crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    The Pendleton City Council has ended a nearly 30-year ban on work crews from the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution.

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  16. Puppy training brings joy into Oregon prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Columbian

    It didn't take long for six puppies to bring a "life spark" back into the eyes of fifteen inmates serving sentences from five years to life at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton. As part of a new prison program from Salem-based nonprofit Joys of Living Assistance Dogs, on April 18 inmates got to meet the six golden retriever and Labrador puppies they will train into service dogs.

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  17. Puppy training program brings joy into E. Oregon prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    It didn't take long for six puppies to bring a "life spark" back into the eyes of fifteen inmates serving sentences from five years to life at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton. As part of a new prison program from Salem-based nonprofit Joys of Living Assistance Dogs, on April 18 inmates got to meet the six golden retriever and Labrador puppies they will train into service dogs.

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