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Yesterday | Sentencing Law and Policy

Shareholders of private prison corporations already profiting from border problems

As this CNN Money article highlights, because of the "crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border, ... Wall Street is betting that it will result in a boom for private prisons."


Related Topix: Security, US News, Illegal Immigration

Fri Aug 29, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Wall Street bets on prison growth from border crisis

There's a crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border, and Wall Street is betting that it will result in a boom for private prisons.


Related Topix: Security, US News, Illegal Immigration, Financial Markets

Thu Aug 21, 2014

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Former Tenn. finance chief Emkes joins CCA board

Private prison operator Corrections Corporation of America has named former Tennessee finance chief Mark Emkes to its board of directors.


Related Topix: Security, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Business & Heritage Clarksville

5th annual Walk Off Crime slated for September 20

NASHVILLE: You Have the Power will host the Fifth Annual Walk Off Crime for No More Victims at the John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge at 9:30 a.m..


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Security

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Nashville-based private prison company pays $8 million in back wages

LOS ANGELES - The nation's largest private prison company, Corrections Corp. of America, has paid more than $8 million in back wages and benefits to current and former employees guarding federal inmates at a prison in California City, officials with the U.S. Department of Labor said Tuesday.


Related Topix: Security

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Insider Selling: Corrections Corp Of America EVP Sells 15,000 Shares of Stock

Corrections Corp Of America EVP Anthony L. Grande sold 15,000 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 18th.


Related Topix: Security

Fri Aug 15, 2014

WGRE-FM Greencastle

Mark Emkes '75 Joins CCA Board of Directors

Mark Emkes, a 1975 graduate of DePauw University, has been appointed an independent member of the board of directors of CCA , America's largest owner of partnership correctional and detention facilities.


Related Topix: DePauw University, Security

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Corrections Corp Of America Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.51

Corrections Corp Of America announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 14th, reports.


Related Topix: Security


Tension eases at CCA prison

An overnight protest Tuesday at the Northeast Ohio Correctional Center during which approximately 140 inmates refused to return to their cells from a small recreation yard has been resolved.


Related Topix: Prison, Security, Riot

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Prison company pays $260K in lawsuit settlement

Corrections Corporation of America, based in Nashville, Tennessee, paid the money last year to end a lawsuit.


Related Topix: Security, Nashville, TN, Marion Adjustment Center, State Prisons, Prison

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Corrections Corp Of America Shares Up 3.8% Following Earnings Beat

Corrections Corp Of America shares shot up 3.8% during trading on Thursday after the company announced better than expected quarterly earnings, American Banking & Market News reports.


Related Topix: Security

Seeking Alpha

Corrections of America's (CXW) CEO Damon Hininger on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to the CCA Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call.


Related Topix: Security, Trousdale County, TN, REIT, Personal Finance

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Pam's House Blend

Nooo!!! Make it Stop!!! Corrections Corporation of America Wants to Open Animal Shelters

So Corrections Corporation of America - the people who brought you immigrant abuse in their private Texas prisons - want to get into the animal shelter business.


Related Topix: Security, Citrus County, FL

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Corrections Corp Of America (CXW) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday

Corrections Corp Of America is set to release its Q214 earnings data on Wednesday, August 6th.


Related Topix: Security

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Nashville Scene

Indictment Announced in Warned CCA Prison Murder

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday that it had obtained an indictment charging Wayne County prisoner Travis Bess with the murder of his cellmate, Jeffrey Sills, in March.


Related Topix: Wayne County, TN, Nashville, TN, Security

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Number of black GA inmates hit 25-year low in 2013

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports state corrections data shows the number of black men sent to prison in the past five years declined by 19 percent and the number of black women sent to prison in the same time period dropped by 33 percent.


Related Topix: Security, Drugs, Fulton County, GA


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