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Prison whistleblower cleared of wrongdoing

Doug Glisson, a senior investigator at the Department of Corrections, is seeking reinstatement to his position as a supervisor in the agency’s Office of Inspector General, after a five-member Complaint Review Board concluded that the complaint against him was “unfounded.”

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Did Florida overpay for private prison contract?

Miami Beach State Rep. David Richardson concluded the pricing scheme approved by the Florida Department of Corrections resulted in at least $16 million in overcharges over the past seven years and was either the result of massive government ineptitude or a calculated fraud against taxpayers.

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Did Florida overpay for private prison contract?

Miami Beach State Rep. David Richardson concluded the pricing scheme approved by the Florida Department of Corrections resulted in at least $16 million in overcharges over the past seven years and was either the result of massive government ineptitude or a calculated fraud against taxpayers.
Mary Ellen Klas meklas@miamiherald.com
Did Florida overpay for private prison contract? 1:57

Did Florida overpay for private prison contract?

Supporters rally for prison reform on anniversary of inmate's death 1:46

Supporters rally for prison reform on anniversary of inmate's death

Department of Corrections Secretary Julie Jones claims conditions improving in Florida's prisons 4:35

Department of Corrections Secretary Julie Jones claims conditions improving in Florida's prisons

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Video: 'Beyond Punishment' - Former inmate fought to get biopsy