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October 22, 2015


FCC Votes To Cap Costs Of Inmate Phone Calls

The new regulations cut costs for inmate phone calls by about half.

June 15, 2015


Indiana Prisons Respond To New York Prison Break

The recent escape of two convicted murderers from a New York prison is sparking security reform in Indiana.

December 2, 2014


Publisher Files Federal Complaint Against Prison Company

The complaint alleges the private company that runs New Castle Correctional Facility censored the Prison Legal News magazine.

August 8, 2014


Why Indiana Will Not Meet Standards To Reduce Prison Rape

The state will perform its own internal auditing, forfeiting about $350,000 in federal grant money annually.

September 11, 2013


Legislators Debate Funding For Criminal Code Overhaul

Lawmakers won’t have more information about how the state’s criminal code overhaul will affect local community corrections funding until at least December.

June 26, 2013


Pendleton Prison Plans Upgrade For Mentally Ill Inmates

Department of Correction representatives appeared in a federal court Wednesday to outline their plans for improving treatment of mentally ill inmates.

June 25, 2013


Judge Wants Answers On Treatment Of Mentally Ill Inmates

The Department of Correction is set to appear in District Court on Wednesday afternoon to answer allegations of mistreating mentally ill inmates.

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