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Private prison operator GEO Group announces merger with Houston competitor Cornell Cos

Houston Chronicle – South Texas prison closes amid private prison woes

RT – Majority of private prison contracts demand taxpayer-backed lockup quotas

NPR – Closure Of Private Prison Forces Texas County To Plug Financial Gap

Mother Jones – 30 Percent of California’s Forest Firefighters Are Prisoners

Whole foods to stop selling food produced by prison inmates after protesters took over a Texas store

Washington Post – How for-profit prisons have become the biggest lobby no one is talking about

Texas town strikes private prison deal, then it all goes wrong

Mother Jones – What Do Prisoners Make for Victoria’s Secret?

11 products you might not realize were made by prisoners

INSIGHT-Prison labor helps U.S. solar company manufacture at home

Houston Chronicle – Work programs for Texas inmates go high-tech

Houston Chronicle – Controversy abounds at Texas’ private prisons

SPLC: Private probation company’s decision to leave Alabama is welcome news for indigent

Mother Jones – This Is How Private Prison Companies Make Millions Even When Crime Rates Fall

Private prisons lock in profits with lockup quotas

Private Prisons Can Sue States for Not Having Enough Prisoners

Huffington Post – Prison Quotas Push Lawmakers To Fill Beds, Derail Reform

Salon – 6 shocking revelations about how private prisons make money

Inside Kentucky’s Unregulated Private Probation Industry