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  1. Steven Avery '1,000 percent confident' he'll be freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | New York Daily News

    ... 90 days. "I'm going to be free," Avery told the magazine in a phone interview from the Waupun Correctional Institution. "I'm 1,000 percent confident I'll be free." Both Avery and Dassey were thrust into the spotlight after the Netflix docu-series ...

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  2. Steven Avery Has No Doubts He'll Be A Free Man Again After Nephew's Conviction OverturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Switched

    ... [this day] would [come]. The truth is coming out," Avery exclusively told In Touch from Waupun Correctional Institution, where he's serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. "I'm going to be free. I'm 1,000 percent confident Avery ...

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  3. Family reacts to Brendan Dassey's overturned convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | WISN-TV

    ... THE NEWS. >> STEVEN AVERY'S BROTHER WAS SURPRISED TO HEAR HIS NEPHEW, OVERTURNED TODAY. THE WAUPUN CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION AFTER VISITING STEVEN. >> SURE. OR LATER. LIKE HE SAYS, THE TRUTH WILL ALWAYS COME OUT. >> NO ONE ANSWERED WHEN WE KNOCKED AT ...

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  4. Wisconsin Prisoners' Hunger Strike Continues, SpreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | WUWM

    Prisoners at the Wisconsin facilities in Columbia and Green Bay may be participating in the hunger strike that a few inmates at the Waupun Correctional Institution began on June 5th. They call it their "Dying to Live" campaign and say they are protesting the state's abuse of solitary confinement. 1 comment

  5. Vacant prison jobs help drive state OT to $64.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues. An entrance to the Waupun Correctional Institution in Waupun. The state paid $64.5 million in overtime in 2015 to corrections, health and other state workers. Madison - The ...

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  6. Judge refuses to halt force feeding of inmate in solitary confinement protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | San Francisco Bay View

    A Dodge County Circuit Court judge on Thursday, July 14, rejected a request by Waupun Correctional Institution inmate Cesar DeLeon to stop force feeding him after DeLeon testified that he would continue hunger striking if the court's force-feeding order were lifted. Waupun Correctional Institution inmate Cesar DeLeon is shown being force fed June 20 in this screen grab from a video shown July 14 in Dodge County Circuit Court.

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  7. Judge orders inmate's force feeding to continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    Cesar DeLeon and four other prisoners at the Waupun Correctional Institution have refused to eat since June 7 as a protest against long-term solitary confinement.

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  8. Judge refuses to halt force feeding of inmate in solitary confinement protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Channel3000

    A Dodge County Circuit Court judge on Thursday rejected a request by Waupun Correctional Institution inmate Cesar DeLeon to stop force feeding him after DeLeon testified that he would continue hunger striking if the court's force-feeding order were lifted. DeLeon had asked Judge Steven Bauer to discontinue force feeding by nasogastric tube or, in the alternative, to be fed intravenously.

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  9. The Final Straw: Waupun CI prisoners on Hunger Strikes , Segment 1Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    This week, you'll hear an interview with Ben Turk about ongoing prisoner hunger strikes at Waupun Correctional Institution in Wisconsin. The hunger strikes have been running since early June and have involved almost a dozen prisoners, who have faced repression including force feeding, further isolation, transfers and beatings for participation.

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  10. What you need to know: TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Channel3000

    ... assaulted an inmate while he was force-feeding him. Cesar DeLeon is one of five prisoners at Waupun Correctional Institution who have refused to eat since June 7 as a protest against long-term solitary confinement. The Industrial Workers of the ...

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  11. Union alleges guard assaulted inmate during feeding sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | WKOW-TV

    The state Department of Corrections is looking into allegations a guard assaulted an inmate while he was force-feeding him. Cesar DeLeon is one of five prisoners at Waupun Correctional Institution who have refused to eat since June 7 as a protest against long-term solitary confinement.

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  12. Prison officials begin force feedings as solitary confinement protest continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | WKBT

    ... the department has used force feeding. Court records show the agency is now force feeding Waupun Correctional Institution inmates Cesar DeLeon and LaRon McKinley Bey and Columbia Correctional Institution inmate Norman C. Green, who also goes by the ...

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  13. Prison officials begin force feedings as solitary confinement protest continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Channel3000

    ... the department has used force feeding. Court records show the agency is now force feeding Waupun Correctional Institution inmates Cesar DeLeon and LaRon McKinley Bey and Columbia Correctional Institution inmate Norman C. Green, who also goes by the ...

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  14. Prison inmates on hunger strike being force-fedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Madison - Department of Corrections officials are force-feeding at least two prisoners at Waupun Correctional Institution participating in a hunger strike to protest solitary confinement, according to court documents. Laron McKinley, 61, and Cesar ...

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  15. Wisconsin prisoner hunger strike enters second week, spreads to multiple facilities - you can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | San Francisco Bay View

    On June 10, Wisconsin prisoners held in long term solitary confinement at Waupun Correctional Institution started a "food refusal campaign." They wish to bring the horror of administrative confinement to the public's attention and end this torturous practice.

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  16. Inmate hunger strike starts; aim is to end long-term isolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Channel3000

    Prisoners at Wisconsin's Waupun and Columbia correctional institutions refuse food to force an end administrative confinement, a form of solitary confinement A hunger strike involving about half a dozen Wisconsin prison inmates is under way, in protest against long-term isolation known as administrative confinement, according to backers of the action. Participating are five inmates at Waupun Correctional Institution, shown here, plus one at Columbia Correctional Institution.

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  17. Hunger strike begins at Wisconsin prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    A handful of Wisconsin prison inmates have started a hunger strike in hopes of forcing an end to long-term solitary confinement. The Industrial Workers of the World, a labor union working to draw attention to the strike, announced on Monday that at least seven inmates at Waupun Correctional Institution and Columbia Correctional Institution had pledged to stop eating on Friday.

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  18. WISDOM Stands in Solidarity with Waupun ProtestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    As a network including more than 150 congregations of many faiths, along with hundreds of individual leaders, members and supporters, WISDOM stands in solidarity with those who are refusing to accept food, as an act of protest against the conditions of Solitary Confinement in the Waupun Correctional Institution, and throughout Wisconsin. The decision to take this action comes from the prisoners themselves.

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  19. Waupun inmates begin hunger strike to limit solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues. A group of inmates at Waupun Correctional Institution are refusing to eat food in an attempt to limit the use of solitary confinement , and to improve medical care for inmates ...

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  20. Inmates plan hunger strike to protest solitary confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... of the IWW's Milwaukee chapter, said the union has been in touch by mail with six inmates at Waupun Correctional Institution and one at Columbia Correctional Institution. He says all seven are currently in solitary confinement - one of them filed a ...

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