TITLE

Texas Citizens' Suit, Citing Closed Meetings, Hopes to Stop Jail Project

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Richard
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/11/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31530, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a lawsuite filed by a group of citizens in La Salle County in Texas concerning a private jail near Mexico as of December 11, 2002. Demands presented in the lawsuite; Controversies relating to the project; Plans of county treasurer Joel Rodriguez schedule to take office on January 1, 2003; Suspension of a financial grant by the U.S. Marshals Service expected to be a customer for the jail.
ACCESSION #
8920997

 

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