private prisons

2020 election

Here’s How Elizabeth Warren Wants to Get Rid of Private Prisons

Bernie Sanders also reminded everyone he's been saying this since "day one."
6.21.19
SCOTUS

Supreme Court justice: Why give axe murderers bail but not immigrants?

Keegan Hamilton
Taylor Dolven
10.3.17
immigration

The Immigrant Crackdown Is a Cash Cow for Private Prisons

Detaining immigrants has turned into a very lucrative growth industry
Samuel Gilbert
5.31.17
police brutality

For-profit jail accused of ignoring dying inmate's cries for help

Carter Sherman
5.26.17
private prisons

One of America’s most notorious private prisons may soon reopen under Trump

Keegan Hamilton
3.7.17
immigration

Detained immigrants suing a private prison company over forced labor move forward with groundbreaking class action

Tess Owen
2.28.17
private prisons

Jeff Sessions just did something the private prison industry will love

Tess Owen
2.23.17
immigration

Trump's Policies Won't Get Rid of Immigrants

Instead, they'll add to the backlog of deportation cases while immigrants wait their turn in detention facilities.
Gaby Del Valle
1.27.17
private prisons

Trump’s immigration orders will make private prison companies filthy rich

Keegan Hamilton
1.26.17
VICE News

A Big Private Prison Operator May Have Illegally Funded a Trump Super PAC

GEO Group—one of the largest private prison operators in the country—has been accused for violating a federal political contribution ban.
Keegan Hamilton
12.20.16
private prisons

A big private prison operator may have illegally funded a Trump super PAC

Keegan Hamilton
12.20.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Private Immigration Detention Centers Aren't Going Anywhere

The Department of Homeland Security is expected to report that it will continue its widespread use of the private facilities, despite their high cost to run and human rights concerns.
Lauren Messman
12.1.16
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