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Governor Selects Correction Commissioner
Condemned Inmate On Food Strike Over Kosher DietA Connecticut inmate awaiting execution for his role in the killings of a woman and her two daughters says he is refusing to eat prison food that he believes is not kosher.
Man Who Admitted Killing Mother Attempted Suicide
Malloy Taps New Correction Commissioner
CAFCA Briefed On NEON Matter
Mass. Transgender Inmate Convicted Of Murdering Wife Seeking Electrolysis From StateA convicted murderer who won a court order for taxpayer-funded sex-change surgery is asking a judge to order Massachusetts prison officials to provide electrolysis treatments.
Prison System Cracks Down On Super Bowl Sunday AbsencesState prison guards have filed nearly 100 grievances against the Department of Correction commissioner over his efforts to stop guards from calling in sick during the Super Bowl.
Correction Department Puts Paroled Sex Offenders On Notice For HalloweenConnecticut Department of Correction parole officers will be conducting unannounced home visits and surveillance of the roughly 250 sex offenders under their supervision, for Halloween.
State To Close Mansfield PrisonAbsent $2 billion in concessions over two years from state employee unions, Gov. Dannel Malloy's so-called 'Plan B' budget would result in the closure of the Bergin Correctional Institution in Mansfield.
Judge Rules Against Prisons In Gender Discrimination SuitA federal judge rules in favor of a hundred women who filed a gender discrimination lawsuit against the state Department of Correction.
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