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 Welcome to the Private Corrections Working Group. Here you will find the latest in  news, reports and resources on correctional privatization from around the World. This service is provided to inform our members, legislators and the public about the problems with for-profit private corrections.

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If you need help fighting the for-profit private corrections industry, we're here to help you.  We have the data, the experts and the resources to successfully organize opposition. Contact Ken Kopczynski at 850-980-0887 or at kenk@PrivateCI.org.
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PCWG in the News

Texas Court Rules Private Prison Company Subject to State’s Public Information Act
September 18, 2014

 

Corrections Corporation of America has Long History of Wage Violations, Poor Treatment of Employees
August 22, 2014

 

Temple Corrections Corporation of America has Long History of Wage Violations, Poor Treatment of Employeesuniversity acts on ethics complaint filed against authors of private prison study
HRDC joint press release re Temple complaint resolved 2014

 

Temple university response letter
July 2, 2014

 

Arizona lawmaker behind $900.000 giveaway in taxpayer funds to private prison company received campaign donations from same firm
HRDC AFSC joint press release re GEO giveaway Mar 31, 2014