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Jailing Americans for Profit: The Rise of the Prison Industrial Complex
Little wonder, then, that public prisons are overcrowded. Yet while providing security, housing, food, medical care, etc., for six million Americans is a hardship for cash-strapped states, to profit-hungry corporations such as Corrections Corp of ...
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Corrections Corp jumps on possible REIT switch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Corrections Corp. of America CXW, +0.20% climbed Thursday as hedge funds Corvex Management and Marcato Capital Management said they are in discussions with management about converting the for-profit prison ...
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Is There Profit in Private Prison Stocks? Corrections Corp Of America (CXW ...
Prisons are (unfortunately) a growth industry in the US but what about prison service providers or private prison stocks Corrections Corp Of America (NYSE: CXW), The Geo Group (NYSE: GEO), Conmed Healthcare Management (NYSEAMEX: CONM) and ...
Say No to For-Profit Prisons
Earlier this year, Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the largest for-profit incarceration company in America, sent a letter to officials in 48 states offering to buy state prisons and run them for a profit.
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Locking Down an American Workforce
The Corrections Corporation of America and G4S (formerly Wackenhut), two prison privatizers, sell inmate labor at subminimum wages to Fortune 500 corporations like Chevron, Bank of America, AT&T, and IBM.
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CCA: We Don't "Support" Laws Like SB 1070
The Tucson Weekly received a recent correction request from Corrections Corporation of America, the private-prison company that's taken a lot of heat from prison-reform activists and private-prison industry critics, such as the American Friends Service ...
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13 Signs That America's Prison System Is Out Of Control
Nearly 10 percent of US prisons and jails are private, dominated by two major firms - Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and GEO Group.
Rural Ky. town readies for private prison closing after sex scandal
based Corrections Corporation of America, is set to close by this summer as Kentucky pulls its inmates out of the facility that was at the center of a sex scandal.
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Domtar profit falls on lower prices, higher costs
Domtar Corp. says its first-quarter profit fell sharply from the same time last year, missing analyst estimates, as it felt the impact of lower global prices for pulp and higher costs as well as special accounting items.
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Private Prisons Are the Problem, Not the Solution
In fact, two other big private prison contractors - Corrections Corporation of America and Wexford - are already operating the medical and mental health systems in some Mississippi prisons, and the Department of Corrections is well aware that those ...
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