Wallens Ridge State Prison Newswire

Wallens Ridge State Prison Newswire

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  1. Judge: Prisons must recognize offshoot of Nation of IslamRead the original story

    Monday Aug 28 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the inmate's lawsuit, Virginia officials had offered to create a "dedicated housing unit" in Wallens Ridge State Prison where offenders who identify as Five Percenters could request to be transferred. In the housing unit, the department said the ...

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  2. Three men charged with violent actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 21 | Coalfield.com

    ... t of possessing a weapon by a prisoner, punishable by up to five years. a Leon A. Anderson, 34, a Wallens Ridge State Prison inmate: Two counts of assaulting and battering a corrections officer, each punishable by up to five years.

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  3. Right place, right time, right thingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Coalfield.com

    ... officer, was on the road to Dawn's Daycare with his two foster children before heading to work at Wallens Ridge State Prison in Big Stone Gap. It was dark and raining, Muncy recalls. "I come around the curve and, it was one of those things where, ...

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  4. Report: Percentage of VA Inmates in Restrictive Housing Among Lowest in the NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | NBC29

    ... population. Since the launch the department's award winning Administrative Step-Down Program at Wallens Ridge State Prison and Red Onion State Prison, the Virginia Department of Corrections has steadily made adjustments and improvements to reduce ...

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