Oklahoma seeks answers to the private prison dilemma

Preston, Darrell
November 1997
Bond Buyer;11/25/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30280, p38
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Reports that the Holdenville, Oklahoma municipal government has sold its prison to the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) as a result of animosity between the state and private prison operators. Elements of the conflict; CCA's takeover of the bond debt; Similar prison dilemma faced by other states.


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