TITLE

Oklahoma seeks answers to the private prison dilemma

AUTHOR(S)
Preston, Darrell
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;11/25/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30280, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9712051234

 

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