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Title: Political intelligence: From the lock 'em up files....Latino detention boom
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, Oct-11, 103 :15    
Subjects: Latino prisoners Illegal aliens Privatization of prisons
Additional Information: Operation Streamline.
Ref ID: 92805
 
Title: State of Texas: Immigrants and the for-profit prison boom
Authors: DePrang,Emily
Source: Texas Observer, November 2012, 104 :11 ,pg 28-  
Subjects: Illegal aliens - Prisons - Statistics Privatization of prisons - Statistics
Additional Information: Charts with statistical data on illegal immigrants and the growth of for-profit prisons.
Ref ID: 95118
 
Title: Political intelligence: Heads down, price up
Authors: DePrang,Emily
Source: Texas Observer, Mar-12, 104 :3    
Subjects: Prisons - Privatization Community Education Centers Liberty County - Corrections
Additional Information: The financial impact to Liberty County of the for-profit company, Community Education Centers, managing the county jail.
Ref ID: 93238
 
Title: The mess in Mineola: An account of the investigations into conditions in a prison work camp, 1879
Authors: Walker,Donald R.
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, Fall 2012, 50 :2 ,pg 54- 66
Subjects: Prisons -- Law and legislation Roberts Oran M. Mineola (Tex.)--History Wood County (Tex.)--History
Ref ID: 94399
 
Title: Tough on Texas (Review of Texas Tough: The Rise of America's Prison Empire by Robert Perkinson
Authors: Lucko,Paul M.
Source: Texas Books in Review, Fall 2011, 31 :3 ,pg 4+-  
Subjects: Prisons - History (Book review)
Ref ID: 92476
 
Title: Narrative of neglect: Texas prisons for men
Authors: Price,J. Keith//Susan Coleman
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, Fall 2011, 49 :2 ,pg 44- 68
Subjects: Prisons -- History Texas Department of Criminal Justice -- History Prison reformers
Additional Information: Tables: (1) Historical Eras of the Texas Prison System; (2) Benchmarks in Texas Prison Growth; (3) Texas Prison Leadership.
Ref ID: 91963
 
Title: Whitmire, employee union urge prison closures
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, December 03, 2012, 29 :45    
Subjects: Prisons
Ref ID: 94934
 
Title: Political intelligence: Dept. of Mexican justice - Prison has its perks
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, Aug-11, 103 :13 ,pg 2-3-  
Subjects: Mexico - Cities and towns - Ciudad Juarez Mexico - Prisons Mexico - Criminals
Ref ID: 92811
 
Title: Cutting redmeat: How about some progressive budget cuts for a change?
Authors: May,Michael;Melissa,Del Bosque
Source: Texas Observer, 7-Jan-11, 102 :23 ,pg 22- 24
Subjects: Budget Prisons Perry Rick Chisum Warren Right of privacy Border Region - Security Texas Enterprise Fund Emerging Technology Fund
Additional Information: Should be v.103, no.1.
Ref ID: 90644
 
Title: Author's note: The war at home - My father was a liberator, but not with me
Authors: Levinison,Leila
Source: Texas Observer, 25-Mar-11, 103 :6 ,pg 26- 29
Subjects: Levinson Leila World War 1939-1945 - Prisoners and prisons - Personal narratives (Book review)
Additional Information: Review of Gated Grief by Leila Levinson.
Ref ID: 90634
 
Title: Vintage heritage: Camp Ford
Authors: Glover,Robert W.
Source: Texas Heritage, 2012, 1 : ,pg 26- 29
Subjects: Civil war 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons Camp Ford (Tyler Tex.)
Ref ID: 93089
 
Title: Point of no return: With thousands of legal residents locked up indefinitely, far from home, Texas' immigrant detention centers are boiling over
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, 2010, 102 :6   12
Subjects: Immigrants Prisons Alien detention centers Carty Rama Port Isabel Detention Center Watkins Michael Detention Watch Network
Additional Information: ID: 163; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 84980
 
Title: Book reviews (review of First Available Cell: Desegregation of the Texas Prison System by Chad R. Trulson and James W. Marquart)
Authors: Standley,James
Source: East Texas Historical Journal, 2010, 48 :2 ,pg 128- 162
Subjects: Trulson Chad R Prisons - History (Book review) Segregation - History (Book review)
Additional Information: ID: 468; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 90357
 
Title: Political intelligence: Family business - Like father, like son
Authors: Wilder,Forrest
Source: Texas Observer, 2010, 102 :9    
Subjects: Lucio Eddie III Corplan Corrections Ltd Privatization of prisons
Additional Information: ID: 228; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 85509
 
Title: Fretting fingerprints
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 2010, 27 :37    
Subjects: Illegal aliens - Prisons
Additional Information: ID: 178; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89766
 
Title: 'Historic results'
Authors:
Source: Texas Weekly, 2010, 27 :38    
Subjects: Illegal aliens - Prisons United States Department of Homeland Security
Additional Information: ID: 183; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 89771
 
Title: 'Prisoners among prisoners:' Conflicts at Camp Barkley, Texas.
Authors: Shirley,Ruth Ann
Source: West Texas Historical Association Year Book, 2009, 85 : ,pg 217- 230
Subjects: Camp Barkley (Abilene Tex.)--History World War 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons
Ref ID: 91654
 
Title: Political intelligence: Family unfriendly - A controversial detention center releases immigrant families
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, 2009, 101 :16    
Subjects: Corrections Corporation of America Detention of immigrant families Taylor (Tex.) - Prisons Privatization of prisons
Additional Information: ID: 40; T. Don Hutto Family Detention Center.; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 80510
 
Title: The Pecos insurrection: How a private prison pushed immigrant inmates to the brink
Authors: Wilder,Forrest
Source: Texas Observer, 2009, 101 :19 ,pg 15- 19
Subjects: Pecos (Tex.) - Prisons Illegal aliens Geo Group Privatization of prisons
Additional Information: ID: 77; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 81742
 
Title: Political intelligence: Locked down - Troubling reports from a private prison
Authors: Wilder,Forrest
Source: Texas Observer, 2009, 101 :5    
Subjects: Gallego Pete Reeves County - Prisons Geo Group Texas Commission on Jail Standards Hinojosa Juan "Chuy"
Additional Information: ID: 1656; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 81752
 
Title: From chain gangs to chain stores: Sugar Land's storied prison farm gives way to suburban sprawl
Authors: Sims,Patsy
Source: Texas Observer, 2008, 100 :12   15
Subjects: Sugar Land (Tex.) - Prisons - History
Additional Information: ID: 7841; Imperial State Prison, later called Central State Farm.; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 50078
 
Title: Political intelligence: Como se dice corruption? Jailhouse rot
Authors:
Source: Texas Observer, 2008, 100 :5    
Subjects: Privatization of prisons United States.Office of the Federal Detention Trustee LCS Corrections Services Inc Management and Training Corporation Texas Commission on Jail Standards
Additional Information: ID: 8514; Detention centers deemed "deficient": Brooks County Correctional Facility (Falfurrias), and Willacy County Regional Detention Center (Raymondville). Detention center deemed "at risk": East Hidalgo Detention Center (La Villa).; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 44454
 
Title: Children of the state: The feds and Texas quarrel over custody of undocumented kids
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, 2008, 100 :10 ,pg 10- 14
Subjects: Rodriguez Sandra B Texas Child Protective Services United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement Immigrant children Corrections Corporation of America Taylor (Tex.) - Prisons Hines Barbara
Additional Information: ID: 7816; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 46445
 
Title: Political intelligence: Detention nation; More children locked up on the border
Authors: Del Bosque,Melissa
Source: Texas Observer, 2008, 100 :20    
Subjects: Linsky Meredith Children of immigrants - Prisons
Additional Information: ID: 9092; South Texas Pro Bono Asylum Representation Project (ProBAR).; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 46453
 
Title: Political intelligence: Minor offenses - Still a prison
Authors:
Source: Texas Observer, 2007, 99 :17    
Subjects: Illegal aliens - Prisons Corrections Corporation of America Texans United for Families
Additional Information: ID: 5128; T. Don Hutto Residential Center.; RP: NOT IN FILE
Ref ID: 42911
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