Prison Privatization

Tucson AZ Citizen.com: 130 Crowd Tucson Public Hearing on Prison Privatization

More than 130 people packed the Public Hearing at Pima Community College’s Downtown Campus last night for the first ever hearings on prison privatization in Arizona.

Exceeding all expectations for this event, the crowd listened intently throughout the two hour hearing.

 

KGUN9 AZ: Public meeting set on Prison Privatization

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV)- A public meeting on Prison Privatization in Arizona will be held on Oct. 27 from 6-8 p.m.The meeting is sponsored by the American Friends Service Committee and Private Corrections Working Group.

Public Hearing on Prison Privatization in Arizona

Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Public Hearings on Prison Privatization in Arizona

In the wake of the Kingman escapes and the private prison influence-buying scandal, many elected officials have called for legislative hearings, but none have been scheduled.  Yet critical questions remain unanswered and state government has not acted to ensure the integrity of our prison system and the safety of our community.

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