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Articles About PLN ▶ (Click to See Articles)

Profile of PLN managing editor Alex Friedmann's private prison shareholder activism - Vice.com 2014

PLN and HRDC profiled by local Florida paper - Broward/Palm Beach New Times 2013

PLN profiled in article about censorship suit against Florida jail - Daily Business Review 2013

PLN profiled in "Battling Censorship Behind Bars" - The American Reader 2013

PLN cited by Courthouse News - Courthouse News 2013

PLN editor Paul Wright profiled - Columbia Journalism Review 2012

PLN profiled in media censorship article - MIT Center for Civic Media 2012

PLN exposes prison phone price gouging - Liberation 2011

Prison Legal News Slams Prison-Phone "Kickbacks" to States - Seven Days (VT) 2011

"Books Behind Bars" - PLN's efforts against censorship by prison officials - The American Prospect 2011

PLN's nationwide prison phone research profiled - Seattle Weekly 2011

Article profiles PLN writer, other incarcerated journalists - Extra! 2009

PLN prevails in WA public records request re DOC employment dispute - Seattle Weekly 2010

Associated Press profile on Prison Legal News, Paul Wright - AP 2009

PLN's public records request behind resignation of WA DOC's execution team - Seattle Weekly 2009

PLN's third book anthology receives PASS Award from Nat'l Council on Crime & Delinquency - 2009

PLN profiled in Washington state alternative publication article - Vancouver Voice 2009

"Don't Know What to Get for the Convict on Your List? Consult Prison Legal News" - Seattle Weekly 2008

PLN editor Paul Wright included in list of Vermont "freedom fighters" - Seven Days 2008

PLN associate editor's campaign against federal judicial nominee gets cover story - Nashville Scene 2008

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann's opposition campaign against judicial nomination for CCA lawyer Gus Puryear - Newsweek 2008

PLN editor Paul Wright interviewed in Seattle, WA article - Real Change 2008

Detailed CA article about Prison Legal News - Daily Journal 1999

PLN, Paul Wright and Dan Pens profiled in CA article - Daily Journal 1997

Coverage of PLN Editor Paul Wright's keynote address at IL conference - The News-Gazette 2007

Editorial re PLN Editor Paul Wright's receipt of James Madison Award - Seattle Times 2007

"Two Empty Bottles with Different Labels" - Article on John Kerry by PLN editor Paul Wright - Counterpunch 2004

PLN mentioned in lawsuit against WA prison phone rates - Everett Herald 2000

PLN mentioned in news brief re suit filed over UT DOC censorship - Salt Lake Tribune 1998

PLN participates in Yale rally against CCA stock holdings - New Haven Register 2006

"Free to Shut Up" - Article about parole restrictions imposed on PLN co-founder Ed Mead - The Progressive 1994

"Freed Speech" - Post-release interview with PLN editor Paul Wright - Seattle Weekly 2004

PLN editor selected as Freedom Fighter of the Month - High Times 2006

"The Outside Story" - New York Review of Books write-up on PLN / Paul Wright

PLN participates in Yale rally against CCA stock holdings - Yale Daily News 2006

PLN associate editor's letter to editor re private prison bill in TN - Nashville City Paper 2006

"A Free Press Behind Bars": PLN profiled - Seattle Times 1995

PLN-authored book, "Prison Nation," wins Gustavus Myers Award 2003

PLN censored for exposing racist brutality by Washington guards - Seattle Times 1991

"For Prison Editor, Freedom of the Press Could Prove Costly" - Seattle Times 1991

Washington legislators attack PLN's public records access - The Stranger 2000

PLN's suit over ban of article on white supremecist guards in WA DOC - The Progressive 2000

"The Truth Will Set Him Free" - Article about PLN editor Paul Wright - Washington Law & Politics 2001

Washington DOC censors PLN over Nazi guard expose - The Stranger 1999

Article re Prison Legal News 10th Anniversary - Everett Herald - 2000

"Doing Wright" - Article profiles PLN editor Paul Wright - Seven Days (Vermont) 2007

Articles About PLN Litigation ▶ (Click to See Articles)

PLN suit against MI jail mentioned in article about ACLU case - Detroit Free Press 2014

Washington DOC settles HRDC wrongful death case - Seattle Times 2014

Oregon jail must pay $802,000 in PLN's attorney fees, costs - Oregonian 2014

PLN awarded 802,000 in fees and costs in Oregon jail censorship case - Courthouse News Service 2014

Texas court rules CCA is a "governmental body" in PLN public records suit - Courthouse News Service 2014

PLN prevails in censorship suit against Upshur County, Texas jail - Gilmer Mirror 2014

PLN challenges postcard-only policy at jail in Ventura County, CA - Daily Journal 2014

PLN moves to intervene to unseal settlement in CCA class-action wage case - Courthouse News Service 2014

PLN sues over mail policy at Ventura County, CA jail - Ventura County Star 2014

Press release - PLN sues Ventura County, CA over jail's postcard-only policy 2014

Vermont judge denies CCA's motin to dismiss PLN's public records suit - Seven Days 2014

In response to PLN suit, Sullivan County, TN claims it doesn't censor mail - Times News 2014

PLN challenges postcard-only policy at St. Lucie County, Florida jail - 23 ABC News 2013

HRDC's Oregon jail postcard suit mentioned in article on NH DOC's mail policy - Valley News 2013

PLN's public records suit against CCA mentioned - Corrections.com 2013

PLN files censorship lawsuit against Sullvan County,Tennessee - Times News 2013

Preliminary injunction issued in PLN's censorship suit against Upshur County, TX - Gilmer Mirror 2013

Preliminary injunction granted in PLN suit against Upshur County, TX - Longview News-Journal 2013

Coverage of PLN's censorship suit against Nevada DOC - Las Vegas Review-Journal 2013

Virginia Beach Sheriff defends censorship of PLN at his jail - Washington Post 2013

Judge ends PLN's 10-year FOIA suit against Bureau of Prisons - Courthouse News 2013

PLN files federal censorship lawsuit against Virginia Beach, VA - Washington Post 2013

PLN files censorship suit against WI county jail - Journal Sentinel 2013

PLN guest article published re private prison public records suits - New England First Amendment Coalition 2013

PLN sues CCA under Vermont's public records law - Associated Press 2013

PLN files public records suit against CCA in Vermont - VT Digger 2013

PLN files public records suit against CCA in Vermont - Burlington Free Press 2013

PLN and Texas Civil Rights Project sue CCA under Texas public records act - Courthouse News Service 2013

PLN, Texas Civil Rights Project file public records suit against CCA in Texas - Dallas Morning News 2013

Court strikes down Oregon jail's postcard-only policy in PLN suit - Associated Press 2013

PLN's public records suit against CCA in TN profiled - Nashville City Paper 2013

TN Court of Appeals rules against CCA in PLN public records suit - Associated Press 2013

PLN sues Upshur County over jail censorship - Gilmer Mirror 2013

PLN files censorship suit against Upshur County, Texas jail - News Journal 2013

Hearing in PLN public records suit against CCA bemuses appellate judges - Nashville Scene 2012

PLN's public records case against CCA goes back before appellate court - Associated Press 2012

New Orleans Sheriff's Office settles PLN censorship suit - WWLTV 2012

Article spotlights PLN censorship suit against Columbia County, OR - Portland Tribune 2012

PLN settles censorship suit against NY State Dept. of Corrections - Times Union 2012

PLN settles censorship suit against Sacramento County jail - Sacramento Bee 2012

OR jails change mail policies due to PLN censorship litigation - Gazette-Times 2012

WA county jail changes mail policy due to PLN suit against another jail - Statesman Journal 2012

Fifth Circuit affirms district court in PLN book censorship suit against TDCJ - Courthouse News 2012

Injunction entered in PLN censorship suit against Columbia County, OR - First Amendment Center 2012

Preliminary injunction entered in PLN suit against Oregon jail - Courthouse News Service 2012

HRDC, Hawaii ACLU file lawsuit over second prisoner murder at CCA facility in AZ - Courthouse News 2012

HRDC, ACLU of Hawaii file suit on behalf of family of Hawaii prisoner slain at CCA prison - Civil Beat 2012

HRDC files second lawsuit against CCA over murder of Hawaii prisoner - Associated Press 2012

More on PLN's censorship suit against Pinal County, AZ jail - Phoenix New Times 2011

PLN wins preliminary injuction in Sacramento Jail censorship case - Daily Journal 2012

Federal judge issues preliminary injunction in PLN suit against Sacramento Co. jail - Sacramento Bee 2012

HRDC lawsuit filed over Hawaii prisoner murdered in mainland prison - Maui Now 2012

HRDC suit re death of Hawaii prisoner raises concerns about CCA facility - Civil Beat 2012

HRDC lawsuit filed against CCA, State of Hawaii over death of prisoner at mainland facility - Civil Beat 2012

Shawnee County, KS settles PLN jail censorship suit - Capital-Journal 2012

PLN seeks injunction in MI jail censorship case - Livingston Daily 2012

KS county to discuss settlement in PLN censorship suit - Capital-Journal 2012

CCA files second appeal in PLN public records suit -- Nashville Scene 2012

PLN wins largest award for prison or jail censorship in U.S. - First Amendment Center 2012

PLN's South Carolina jail settlement profiled on WSJ's law blog - Wall Street Journal 2012

PLN settles censorship lawsuit against Berkeley County, South Carolina jail - Post and Courier 2012

Poor security at SC jail cited re PLN's censorship lawsuit - The Sun News (SC) 2011

PLN settles censorship suit against Chelan County jail in Washington State - Wenatchee World 2011

PLN prevails (again) in public records suit against CCA in TN - Associated Press 2011

PLN public records suit against CCA back in court - Associated Press 2011

FL DOC slapped with censorship suit by PLN - WFSU 2011

PLN's censorship suit against Florida prison system - Miami Herald 2011

PLN sues Florida DOC over censorship - Miami New Times 2011

PLN sues Washington county jail over censorship - Wenatchee World 2011

U.S. Supreme Court denies cert in PLN prison video FOIA case - Courthouse News 2011

PLN sues Arizona jail over mail censorship - First Amendment Center 2011

PLN's lawsuit against Orleans Parish jail discussed - The Lens 2011

PLN sues New Orleans jail officials - Associated Press 2011

PLN files censorship suit against Pinal County, Arizona jail - Phoenix New Times 2011

PLN files censorship suit against Shawnee County, KS jail - Topeka Capital-Journal 2011

PLN sues Kansas jail over no-publication policy - WIBW.com 2011

PLN's censorship suit against SC jail's Bible-only policy - Reason.com 2011

PLN suit noted in Michigan jail "postcard only" article - Michigan Radio 2011

PLN sues Michigan jail over postcard-only policy - Daily Press & Argus 2011

PLN's cert. petition in FOIA case gets recognition - National Law Journal 2011

PLN files censorship suit against Michigan jail - Chicago Tribune 2011

Article mentions PLN public records suit in Vermont - Burlington Free Press 2011

Spokane County, WA changes mail policy due to PLN lawsuit - Spokesman-Review 2011

PLN seeks Supreme Court review of FOIA case against U.S. Attorney's Office - Westword 2011

Article on PLN's cert. petition to Supreme Court in FOIA case - Huffington Post 2011

Prison Legal News No Longer Banned in Galveston Jail - Houston Press 2011

Ex-BOP warden says Bible-only policy in SC jail too strict, in PLN censorship suit - Associated Press 2011

ACLU asks judge to block jail policy in PLN suit against SC jail - Associated Press 2011

Berkeley Co. Jail disputes PLN's censorship suit - Post and Courier 2011

"Sheriff vs. Editor": PLN's suit against the Sacramento County Jail - News Review 2011

U.S. Department of Justice intervenes in PLN suit against SC jail - NECN.com 2011

PLN Files Censorship Suit Against Sacramento County - First Amendment Center 2011

PLN suit results in mail policy changes at Spokane County, WA jail - Pacific Northwest Inlander 2011

Spokane County, WA jail changes postcard policy due to PLN lawsuit - Spokesman-Review 2011

PLN/HRDC settles censorship suit against Galveston County, TX - Houston Chronicle 2011

PLN loses FOIA case in Tenth Circuit - Courthouse News 2011

10th Circuit rules against PLN in FOIA case seeking access to prison murder video - Associated Press 2011

PLN sues SC jail due to publications ban; county denies claim - USA Today 2010

PLN prevails in censorship suit against VA DOC - The Daily Progress 2010

PLN, represented by ACLU, targets censorship at SC jail - Post and Courier 2010

PLN sues SC jail over policy banning all reading materials other than the Bible - Associated Press 2010

Article about PLN's settlement of censorship suit against Virginia DOC - Daily Progress 2010

PLN settles censorship suit against VA DOC for $125,000 - WTVR 2010

Article about PLN's settlement of censorship suit against Virginia DOC - Daily Progress 2010

Editorial cites PLN suit against PHS re open government - Burlington FreePress 2010

PLN files public records suit against PHS in Vermont - Nashville Post 2010

PLN sues Prison Health Services under Vermont's public records act - Press Herald 2010

PLN censorship suit mentioned in "Publishers sue VA prisons for banning law guide" - Associated Press 2010

PLN files censorship suit against jail in Galveston County, Texas - Houston Press 2010

Prison Legal News prevails in 9th Circuit attorney fee ruling - Daily Journal 2010

PLN prevails in Ninth Circuit appeal challenging fees for monitoring censorship settlement - CNS 2010

PLN wins 9th Circuit Ruling re Attorney Fees for Monitoring Settlement with CDCR - Courthouse News 2010

HRDC lawsuit filed on behalf of estate of prisoner who died in Nashville, TN jail - Tennessean 2010

PLN wins Florida public records suit against GEO Group - Associated Press 2010

Extensive article on PLN's public records litigation involving Hartford, CT - Hartford Advocate 2010

PLN settles censorship suit against Fulton County Jail - Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2010

Editorial lauds PLN's public records case against CCA in Tennessee - Knoxville News Sentinel 2010

Article takes government to task for refusing PLN's FOIA request for prison murder video - Denver Post 2010

Amici parners join PLN's fight to obtain BOP murder video from U.S. Attorney's Office - Westword 2010

Article on PLN's public records suit against CCA; denial of appeal by TN Supreme Ct. - MSN Money 2010

Tenn. Supreme Court denies appeal by CCA in PLN public records case - Associated Press 2010

VA article mentions PLN censorship suit against Virginia DOC - Daily Progress 2010

PLN lawsuit against Texas DOC mentioned in prison censorship article - American-Statesman 2010

Coverage of PLN's suit against the Michigan DOC re book censorship - Ann Arbor News 1999

Editorial re Hartford, CT's $300 appeal of PLN's winning FOIA case on $27.50 fee - Hartford Courant 2009

Hartford spends $300 to appeal PLN's $27.50 FOIA Commission ruling - Hartford Courant 2009

PLN Connecticut FOIA suit cited in editorial about public records access - Hartford Business Journal 2009

More news coverage of PLN's censorship suit against VA DOC - Richmond Times-Dispatch 2009

Local media coverage of PLN's censorship suit against Virginia DOC - Daily Progress 2009

PLN sues Virginia DOC over censorship, due process issues - Associated Press 2009

Article re PLN suit against CCA for book censorship at Arizona prison - Associated Press 2009

PLN files suit against CCA for book censorship at Arizona prison - Arizona Daily Star 2009

PLN Sues San Francisco, Sheriff's Department Over Unanswered Records Request - SF Weekly 2009

Prison Legal News sues San Francisco over public records request - Daily Journal 2009

ACLU Challenges Secrecy In Private Prison Lawsuit on Behalf of PLN - KC Tribune 2009

TN appellate court rules in PLN's public records suit against CCA - Associated Press 2009

TN Court of Appeals rules in favor of PLN in public records suit against CCA - Tennessean 2009

Court denies motion to dismiss PLN censorship suit against Fulton Co. jail - WTVM 2009

Appellate court hearing in PLN's public records suit against CCA - Tennessean 2009

PLN sues WA DOC over censorship of Nazi guard article - Spokesman Review 1999

Article on court order entered in PLN's FOIA suit against the federal BOP - RCFP 2009

PLN's public records suit against MS DOC and Global-Tel cited in editorial - Clarion Ledger 2009

PLN sues MS DOC and Global Tel*Link over access to prison phone contract - AP 2009

TN ACLU and journalist organizations file amicus brief in PLN public records suit - Tennessean 2009

PLN files suit against Los Angeles County, CA over public records request - Daily Journal 2009

PLN sues Los Angeles County, CA under state public records law - Associated Press 2009

More coverage of PLN's win in public records suit against CCA - Tennessean 2008

PLN wins Tennessee public records suit against Corrections Corp. of America - CNN 2008

PLN's public records suit against CCA mentioned in "Nashville at law" - Nashville Post 2008

MA DOC capitulates to PLN lawsuit, adds PLN to approved vendor list - Boston Herald 2008

PLN files First Amendment suit against Massachusetts DOC over book ban - Boston Herald 2008

PLN's WA DOC public records suit and settlement profiled - Washington Law & Politics 2008

PLN sues California prison system over lack of response to public records request - Monterey Herald 2007

PLN settles First Amendment suit against Dallas County Jail - Bayview 2007

Dallas County settles PLN censorship lawsuit - Dallas News 2007

PLN files suit against Fulton County Jail re censorship - UPI article 2007

PLN files suit against censorship at Fulton County, GA jail - Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2007

PLN wins gift subscription/limit on publication spending suit against Kansas DOC - Lawrence Journal-World 2007

PLN prevails in Kansas DOC gift subscription suit on remand from 10th Circuit - Hutchinson News 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - Associated Press 2007

PLN wins appeals court ruling over WA bulk mail, catalogs and due process - Seattle Times 2005

PLN prevails in appeal of non-subscription bulk mail suit against WA DOC - National Law Journal 2005

PLN wins Kansas gift subscriptions case in Tenth Circuit - Topeka Capital-Journal 2004

PLN sues San Juan County jail in Utah over publication ban - Deseret News 1999

PLN sues San Juan County jail in Utah over publication ban - Associated Press 1999

Nevada federal court rules in favor of PLN in censorship lawsuit - Reno Gazette-Journal 2000

PLN editor quoted in article about habeas corpus - YES Magazine 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - Yakima Herald-Republic editorial 2007

PLN sues Dallas County, TX jail over publication ban - Dallas Observer 2007

PLN sues Kansas DOC over censorship of reading material - Chattanooga Times Free Press 2002

Brief article about PLN's censorship lawsuit against ADX Florence - Seattle Times 2003

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - Olympian editorial 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - Union-Bulletin editorial 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - Post-Intelligencer editorial 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - Olympian 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - News Tribune 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - Seattle Times 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages and atty fees - The Columbian 2007

PLN wins WA DOC public records case - $541,000 in damages, attorney fees - Post-Intelligencer 2007

PLN sues Geo Group over denied public records requests - Palm Beach Post 2005

PLN sues Geo Group for public records - Miami News Herald 2005

PLN settles bulk mail censorship lawsuit with Washington DOC - Seattle Times 2005

PLN prevails in medical records lawsuit in Washington Supreme Court - Seattle Times 2005

PLN wins medical misconduct records lawsuit in Washington Supreme Court - Post-Intelligencer 2005

Utah DOC sued over PLN bulk mail ban - Salt Lake Tribune 1998

PLN sues Nevada DOC over censorship - Reno Gazette-Journal 2000

PLN sues Nevada DOC over censorship - Las Vegas Review-Journal 2000

PLN files suit against Cache County, Utah jail - Deseret Morning News 2004

California DOC settles First Amendment lawsuit with Prison Legal News - Associated Press 2007

PLN sues Cache County, Utah jail over publication ban - Salt Lake Tribune 2004

PLN sues FL DOC over phone ad censorship - St. Petersburg Times 2004

Inmates can receive direct mail in Ninth Circuit - DMNews.com 2005

PLN sues to expose medical neglect in Washington prisons - Seattle Times 2003

Washington DOC whines about losing PLN bulk mail censorship suit - Seattle Times 2003

PLN wins Washington bulk mail censorship suit - Seattle Times 2003

PLN sues Washington DOC over bulk mail censorship - Seattle Times 2001

PLN sues Florida DOC over censorship due to phone ads - Miami Herald 2004

Editorial supports PLN suit against Cache County, Utah jail - Herald Journal 2005

PLN challenges Kansas DOC censorship - Topeka Capital-Journal 2002

California settles First Amendment lawsuit with Prison Legal News - Monterey Herald 2007

Federal court orders delivery of PLN to Washington prisoner Don Miniken - Spokesman-Review 1998

Tenth Circuit hears PLN's appeal to Kansas DOC gift subscription ban - Lawrence Journal-World 2004

Articles that mention PLN ▶ (Click to See Articles)

PLN cover story on PREA mentioned in article on Texas Gov. Rick Perry's refusal to comply with PREA standards - Burnt Orange Report 2014

PLN mentioned in article re TDCJ medical care contracts - Fort Stockton Pioneer 2014

SEC rejects shareholder resolution to reduce phone rates at CCA facilities - Nashville Scene 2014

PLN's research mentioned in article on the prison phone industry - TruthOut 2014

PLN mentioned in article on restricting prisoners' access to public records in PA - City Paper 2013

HRDC mentioned in article on CCA shareholder resolution to reduce prison phone rates - Nashville Post 2013

PLN mentioned in article re prison and jail food - Takepart.com 2013

PLN mentioned in article on prison censorship - The Militant 2013

PLN managing editor's CCA rebuttal editorial profiled and discussed - In These Times 2013

PLN cover story on PREA mentioned in article about sexual abuse of juveniles - Counterpunch 2013

PLN/HRDC mentioned in article on FCC prison phone order - Intelligencer Journal 2013

PLN's research on prison phone rates cited in article on FCC hearing - Washington Post 2013

PLN managing editor cited in criticism of Temple University private prison study - Nashville Post 2013

PLN cited in article on elderly ex-con who robbed bank to return to prison - RT 2013

PLN managing editor mentioned in article about Private Prison Information Act - Forbes 2013

PLN mentioned in efforts to urge the FCC to lower prison phone rates - Public Knowledge 2012

PLN mentioned in article on $45 million prison phone settlement in WA - Seattle Times 2013

HRDC mentioned in article re efforts to close CCA-run Dawson State Jail in Texas - CBS 2013

PLN survey data mentioned in article on FCC action on prison phone rates - McClatchy 2013

PLN cited in article on Michigan prison and parole reforms - Voice of Detroit 2013

HRDC mentioned in article re Private Prison Information Act - Huffington Post 2013

PLN prison phone survey mentioned in article re FCC action on phone rates- A&T Register 2013

PLN article on pay-for-stay jails cited in "Six things money shouldn't be able to buy" - Alternet 2012

PLN mentioned in article re FCC action on prison phone rates - AFRO 2012

PLN mentioned in article on Colorado drug lab - Colorado Springs Independent 2012

PLN research mentioned in article on prison phone rates - The Vindicator 2012

PLN mentioned in article on prison rape, "Inside the Gulag, Rape in America's Prisons" - Counterpunch 2012

HRDC signs joint letter against privatization of VA civil commitment center - WTVR 2012

PLN reporting mentioned in article on FL mandatory minimums, prison privatization - Truthout 2012

PLN mentioned in Spanish language article on use of prison labor in Cuba - Progreso Semanal 2012

PLN mentioned in article on riot at CCA facility in Mississippi - Business Insider 2012

PLN assoc. editor's CCA shareholder resolution, ACLU letter discussed - Tennessean 2012

Article on prison phone price gouging references PLN cover story - The Guardian (UK) 2012

PLN assoc. editor's CCA shareholder resolution profiled - Nashville Scene 2012

PLN mentioned in "The Criminal Cost of Talking to a Loved One Behind Bars" - Colorlines 2012

PLN cited in "Breathing While Latino" article - Truthout 2012

PLN assoc. editor's CCA shareholder resolution fails to pass - Nashville Scene 2012

PLN assoc. editor's CCA anti-prison rape shareholder resolution profiled - Mother Jones 2012

PLN assoc. editor's anti-prison rape shareholder resolution mentioned in article on CCA - Truthout 2012

PLN assoc. editor's CCA anti-prison rape resolution examined - Nashville Post 2012

PLN mentioned in NC article on privatizing prison medical care - News Observer 2012

CCA anti-prison rape resolution filed by PLN's associate editor - Seven Days 2012

PLN mentioned re letters sent to all U.S. governors re CCA's offer to buy state prisons - Nashville Scene 2012

UK paper profiles PLN associate editor's CCA shareholder resolution re prisoner rape - The Guardian 2012

Colorado paper runs article based on PLN exclusive news report - Westword 2012

PLN prison phone research cited - Public Knowledge 2012

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann weighs in on private prison bills in Florida - Sunshine State News 2012

PLN associate editor mentioned in articles re CCA business pratices - Nashville Business Journal 2011

PLN article serves as basis for "Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me!" episode - NPR 2011

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann to appear on CNBC program on private prisons - Nashville Business Journal 2011

PLN prison phone research mentioned in Colorado article - Boulder Weekly 2011

PLN mentioned in article on sale of Global Tel*Link by Goldman Sachs - NY Post 2011

PLN gets mention in article re prison phone rates in Louisiana - The Advocate 2011

PLN research mentioned in AP article on prison phone industry - Associated Press 2011

PLN mentioned in article about postard-only policy at MI county jail - Muskegon Chronicle 2011

PLN mentioned in article re US Marshals Director Stacia Hylton - SpyTalk 2011

PLN editor speaks on anti-death penalty panel at CA event - Daily Trojan 2011

PLN mentioned in NM article on questionable medical care by CMS - Santa Fe Reporter 2011

PLN mentioned in article re Missouri jury nullification case - Missoulian 2011

PLN mentioned in profile of VA attorneys Jefrey Fogel and Steven Rosenfield - Daily Progress 2011

PLN mentioned in article re U.S. Marshals nominee with private prison conflicts - Washington Times 2010

PLN associate editor quoted in article re campaign against US Marshals nominee Hylton - Washington Times 2010

PLN cover story on celebrity justice profiled in article - KALW News 2010

PLN mentioned in article re jail postcard-only mail policies in Oregon - Inlander 2010

PLN mentioned in "Prisoners Join the Ranks of U.S. Journalists" - Change.org 2010

PLN mentioned in WA article on prison profiteering - Washington Free Press 2010

PLN associate editor mentioned in puff piece article re CCA annual meeting - Tennessean 2010

PLN mentioned in article on FL prison pen pal ban - Orlando Sentinel 2010

PLN associate editor mentioned in article about report on CCA contract in TN - Tennessean 2010

PLN cited as source of information about jail MRSA infections in editorial - Times Tribune (KY) 2010

PLN mentioned in article about Freedom Forum CEO & CCA board member Charles Overby - Extra! 2010

PLN associate editor's Congressional testimony mentioned in article re FOIA - Security Management 2008

PLN mentioned in business article profile of CCA - Nashville Business Journal 2009

PLN's "Prison Profiteers" mentioned in article re private prison in Hardin, MT - Billings Gazette 2009

PLN mentioned in article about restricting WA prisoners' access to public records - News Tribune 2009

PLN's motion to unseal results in article re CCA settlement in wage/hour case - Kansas City Star 2009

PLN mentioned in article about inadequate medical care by CMS at GA jail - Augusta Chronicle 2009

Article about how HIV+ prisoners can get their needed medication - POZ Magazine 2009

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in article about legislation to restrict public records to WA prisoners - Post-Intelligencer 2009

Favorable mention of PLN by NY civil rights attorney - New York Law Journal 2009

PLN associate editor reaches tentative settlement to regain voting rights - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor mentioned in article re Tennessee voting rights suit - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor profiled in local TN article about criminal justice issues - Murfreesboro Post 2008

PLN mentioned, editor quoted in article about book sales to prisoners - Publishers Weekly 2008

PLN associate editor's campaign against CCA judicial nominee profiled in national wire article - Associated Press 2008

PLN associate editor profiled in article about anti-private prison activism - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor mentioned in article about prisoner's homicide - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor's anti-Puryear campaign reveals improper disposal of methadone clinic records - Nashville Scene 2008

PLN mentioned in article on private prisons & public records - Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press 2008

PLN public records suit cited in First Amendment Center article on private prisons - First Amendment Center 2008

PLN associate editor mentioned in Mother Jones blog re Puryear campaign - Mother Jones 2008

PLN associate editor blows whistle on privacy violations at Nashville methadone clinic - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor interviewed in article re voting rights for ex-felons - Tennessean 2008

PLN mentioned in article about restricting felons' access to public records - News Tribune 2008

PLN book sales and Utah DOC's single vendor policy discussed - SL Weekly 2008

PLN's latest book, "Prison Profiteers," profiled in editorial - Trenton Times (NJ) 2008

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann is named plaintiff in TN ACLU voting rights lawsuit - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor mentioned in article re judicial nomination of Gus Puryear - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann cited in opposition campaign vs. CCA lawyer Gus Puryear - Mother Jones 2008

PLN mentioned in article on Legionnaires disease in NJ jail - Star Ledger 2007

PLN briefly mentioned in article about jail medical care in FL - Ocala Star-Banner 2007

PLN WA DOC public records case mentioned in article about DOC prison director - Olympian 2007

PLN mentioned in Utne article about demise of prison press - Utne Reader 2007

Mention of PLN Editor Paul Wright's receipt of James Madison Award - Seattle Times 2007

Articles with PLN Quotes ▶ (Click to See Articles)

PLN quoted re prison rape and PREA standards - Colorlines 2014

HRDC quoted in article on AZ budget giveaway to private prison firm GEO Group - Raw Story 2014

PLN quoted in article about racial disparities in private prisons - NPR 2014

PLN managing editor quoted re FBI investigation of CCA - The Tennessean 2014

Politico article quotes PLN managing editor re prison privatization - Politico 2014

PLN quoted re misconduct by private medical contractor at Florida jail - Tampa Bay Times 2014

PLN quoted in article about private contracting of public services - TruthOut 2014

Article about GEO Group resolution filed by PLN managing editor - Broward Palm Beach New Times 2014

PLN managing editor quoted in article about privatized medical care at Virginia jails - WVEC.com 2014

PLN quoted in article re racial disparities in private prisons - Mother Jones 2014

PLN managing editor quoted re FCC's rate caps on prison phone calls - Tennessean 2014

PLN editor quoted in article about banking services for prisoners - Wall Street Journal 2014

PLN editor quoted in article about CCA private prison scandal in Idaho - Common Dreams 2014

PLN editor quoted in article about video visitation - Chicago Tribune 2014

PLN managing editor files ethics complaint re Temple University private prison study - Philadephia Weekly 2014

PLN quoted in article about Temple University study on private prisons - In These Times 2014

PLN/HRDC quoted in article on prison phone rates in Tennessee - Tennessean 2013

PLN quoted in article on HRDC's joint letter re rising levels of violence in TN prisons - The Contributor 2012

PLN managing editor interviewed for radio show on prison phone justice issues - National Radio Project 2013

PLN managing editor quoted in German publication re private prison industry - Linke Zeitung 2013

PLN managing editor quoted in lengthy article on evils of private prisons - Worcester Telegram 2013

PLN editor quoted in article about prisoner work programs in Florida - Palm Beach Post 2013

PLN editor and two PLN writers quoted in article on misconceptions of life in prison - The American Reader 2013

PLN managing editor interviewed for report on private prisons - RT TV 2013

PLN managing editor interviewed for report on prisoner's cell extraction, injuries - Channel 4 WSMV 2013

PLN mentioned in fight against prison censorship - The Militant 2013

PLN managing editor quoted in article re private prisons in Florida - Palm Beach Post 2013

PLN quoted in column re CCA-operated Idaho Correctional Center - Lewiston Tribune 2013

PLN quoted in Ohio article about lack of jail inspections - WCPO 2013

PLN quoted in article re Florida escapes due to forged court documents - Orlando Sentinel 2013

PLN managing editor interviewed about violence in TN state prisons - Channel 4 WSMV 2013

PLN editor quoted re heat-related deaths in Texas prisons - Courthouse News Service 2013

PLN editor quoted in article about privatized prison medical care - Tampa Bay Times 2013

Article about prisons as big business quotes PLN managing editor - The Nation 2013

PLN briefly quoted in article re private prison bed guarantees - PR Watch 2013

PLN managing editor quoted in article about private prison bed guarantees - The Daily Advertiser 2013

PLN editor quoted in article re news media coverage of criminal justice-related issues - Neiman Reports-Harvard 2013

PLN quoted in article about high cost of prison phone calls - StarNews Online 2013

PLN mentioned and quoted in article on FCC order to reduce prison phone rates - Rolling Stone 2013

PLN writer and cover story on Arizona DOC profiled - Phoenix New Times 2013

HRDC mentioned in article re postcard only policy at CA jail - UT San Diego 2013

PLN quoted in Tennessee article on FCC ruling, cell phones in prisons - WSMV Channel 4 2013

PLN quoted in article on FCC order to reduce prison phone rates - Tennessean 2013

HRDC quoted in TV news report on e-cigarettes sold in jails - WSMV Channel 4 2013

HRDC quoted in article about CCA / private prison industry - Atlanta Daily World 2013

PLN quoted in article about FCC workshop on lowering prison phone rates - Legal Times 2013

PLN quoted in article about JPay services in Tennessee - Tennessean 2013

PLN managing editor quoted re release of CCA "Dirty 30" report - Houston Press 2013

PLN managing editor quoted in article re CCA's loss of contracts - Nashville Post 2013

PLN managing editored quoted re contraband cell phones - Channel 4 WSMV 2013

PLN managing editor quoted re CCA annual meeting and death of CCA employee - Clarion Ledger 2013

PLN editor quoted in article re federal prisoner placed in segregation for blogging - Mashable 2013

PLN managing editor quoted on warden resigning at scandal-plagued CCA prison in Idaho - Associated Press 2013

HRDC quoted in article re protest at CCA 2013 annual meeing - Channel 5 News 2013

PLN associate editor quoted in article re CCA riot, death of CCA guard in MS - Clarion Ledger 2013

PLN managing editor quoted in article re CCA admission of falsified records at Idaho prison - Barron's 2013

HRDC quoted in article about prison privatization bill in New Hampshire - Union Leader 2013

CCA excludes PLN managing editor's shareholder resolution - Nashville Post 2013

PLN editor quoted in article about prison escapes - BBC 2013

PLN editor quoted in "Norway thinks about the unthinkable: U.S.-style justice" - Latitude News 2012

PLN quoted in article on high price of prison phone calls - CNN Radio 2012

PLN quoted in article re CCA's participation in drug sweeps at schools in AZ - The Guardian 2012

PLN editor quoted on banned publications in VT prison system - Seven Days 2012

PLN associate editor quoted in article re CEC halfway houses in NJ - The Record 2012

PLN quoted in article on FCC action on prison phone rates - Colorlines 2012

HRDC director Paul Wright quoted in article on joint letter sent to FCC re high phone rates - IT World 2012

PLN associate editor appears in TV report on TN prison violence - Channel 4 WSMV 2012

PLN associate editor quoted in TV report on violence in TN prisons - WSMV Channel 4 2012

PLN associate editor quoted in article re medical care at TN jail - WBIR 10News 2012

PLN associate editor quoted in TV news report on violence in TN prison system - Channel 4 WSMV 2012

PLN editor quoted in "Solitary confinement: bad for chimps, okay for humans?" - Portland Phoenix 2012

PLN quoted in article on potential CCA REIT restructuring - Nashville Scene 2012

PLN assoc. editor quoted in article re CCA prison closure in KY - Associated Press 2012

PLN editor quoted in article re prison rape/sexual abuse - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 2012

PLN associate editor quoted in article on private prison divestment campaigns - The Crime Report 2012

PLN associate editor quoted in article re tough-on-crime bills in TN - Tennessean 2012

PLN editor quoted in article re denial of bail in Hawaii marijuana case - Civil Beat 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in article re CCA non-profit PR project - Christian Post Reporter 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in article re Occupy Nashville protest of CCA - News Channel 5 2011

PLN editor quoted in article on increased use of prison labor - Bradenton.com 2011

PLN editor quoted in article on prison labor in Georgia - Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2011

PLN quoted in article on privatized prison medical services - American Independent 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in MSNBC article on private prisons - MSNBC 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in TN article re judicial discipline - Knoxville News Sentinel 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in article re judicial discipline - Tennessean 2011

PLN editor quoted in article about prison labor programs - USA Today 2011

PLN associate editor quoted on Russian TV re private prisons - RT TV 2011

PLN editor quoted in French publication re prisoners' access to Facebook - Le Ben Franklin Post 2011

PLN quoted in "Private prisons: A good idea or a dangerous one?" - University of Phoenix 2011

Article on ALEC and prison labor quotes PLN - The Nation 2011

PLN quoted in article on Wells Fargo protest re private prisons - Tennessean 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in TruthOut article on private prisons - TruthOut 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in article re protest against Wells Fargo bank - Nashville Business Journal 2011

PLN associate editor quoted re privatized prison medical care - NPR (The Root) 2011

PLN editor quoted re public records law in Vermont - Burlington Free Press 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in prisoner pen pal article - Associated Press 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in expose on CCA - BusinessWeek 2011

PLN editor quoted in article re Missouri jail restricting ACLU access - Riverfront Times 2011

PLN editor quoted re Vermont public records requests - Burlington Free Press 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in article about GEO Group in Texas - Houston Press 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in article about criminal registries - The Crime Report 2011

PLN quoted in article re Georgia prison work strike - The Final Call 2011

PLN associate editor quoted in article re Hylton confirmation - Washington Times 2010

PLN editor quoted in editorial re private prisons in Idaho - Lewiston Morning Tribune 2010

PLN associate editor quoted in news report on release of CCA Idaho prison assault video - KTRV-TV 2010

PLN associate editor quoted in article re confirmation of US Marshals nominee Hylton - Washington Times 2010

PLN editor quoted in WA article on budget-induced prison lockdowns - KOMO News 2010

PLN editor quoted in Spanish language article, "Altas finanzas tras la SB1070" - La Opinion 2010

PLN editor quoted re Obama appointment of Stacia Hylton to US Marshals Service - Washington Times 2010

PLN editor quoted in article over censorship in California prisons - San Francisco Bay Guardian 2010

PLN editor appears on Anderson Cooper 360 re private prison escapees - CNN 2010

PLN associate editor quoted in article about private prison industry & immigration - Truthout 2010

PLN editor quoted in article about prisoner lawsuits in New Jersey - Star-Ledger 2010

PLN editor quoted in article re medical care at Washington state prison - Seattle Weekly 2010

PLN editor quoted in article about book censorship in Texas prison system - Austin American-Statesman 2010

PLN editor quoted in article about MN professor who uses junk science to defend police shootings - City Pages 2010

PLN quoted in article re cuts to prison counseling programs - Associated Press 2010

PLN editor quoted in article re BOP prisoner Tommy Silverstein's long term in solitary confinement - CNN 2010

PLN quoted in article regarding censorship in Texas prison system - Austin Statesman 2010

PLN editor quoted in article re restricting prisoners from FOIA laws - Associated Press 2010

PLN quoted in article re "Gitmo North" prison for terrorist detainees in IL - Alternet 2009

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in MA article re cover-ups by prison officials - The Phoenix 2009

PLN quoted in article on Hardin, MT private prison scam - Newsweek 2009

PLN helps break news story on prison in Hardin, MT and American Police Force - Associated Press 2009

PLN quoted in article on CCA's business outlook amid abuse reports - Tennessean 2009

PLN associate editor quoted in article re sexual abuse at CCA prison in KY - New York Times 2009

PLN associate editor quoted in TN article about reducing prison population - Tennessean 2009

PLN editor quoted in article re Sonia Sotomayor's nomination to S.Ct. - Mother Jones 2009

PLN editor quoted in article re WA DOC's seizure of 35% of funds sent to prisoners - Post-Intelligencer 1997

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in article on WA DOC prison industry - Spokesman Review 1998

PLN quoted in article about prison newspaper at San Quentin - Associated Press 2009

PLN quoted in article re charging jail prisoners cost of incarceration - Fox News 2009

PLN editor quoted in article re prison education programs - Socialist Worker 2009

PLN associate editor quoted in TX article re GEO Group / private prisons - Texas Watchdog 2009

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted re Pennsylvania's "right to know" public records law - Tribune Review 2009

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in NM article on life without parole sentences - Santa Fe Reporter 2009

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in article re New York's Rockefeller drug laws - Huffington Post 2009

PLN editor quoted in WA article about bill to restrict prisoners' access to public records - Associated Press 2009

PLN editor & associate editor quoted in article about PIE prison industry programs - The Nation 2009

PLN editor quoted in article about new prisoner uniforms in WA DOC - Seattle Weekly 2009

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in article re abuses at GEO Group prisons - KRGV Channel 5 2008

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann quoted in article on voting rights for ex-offenders - NPR 2008

PLN associate editor quoted in article re blocked Puryear judicial nomination - Tennessean 2008

PLN associate editor quoted in article about Puryear nomination/prisoner's death - Murfreesboro Post 2008

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in WA article re Starbucks using prison labor - Seattle Weekly 2001

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in article about life with parole sentences - Alternet 2008

PLN associate editor quoted in article about CCA's new PR website - Nashville City Paper 2008

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in article concerning life sentences - Socialist Worker 2008

PLN associate editor mentioned, quoted in article on prisoner's death and Puryear nomination - Alternet 2008

PLN editor quoted in article about banishment clemencies in South Dakota - Argus Leader 2008

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in atricle re FL jail medical care - Star-Banner 2008

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann quoted in article about Puryear nomination - Nashville City Paper 2008

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann quoted in article re Gus Puryear nomination - Nashville City Paper 2008

PLN associate editor quoted in Nashville article re Puryear nomination - Nashville City Paper 2008

PLN associate editor quoted in article re audit of Hawaii private prisons - Honolulu Advertiser 2008

PLN associate editor quoted in article re CCA top lawyer implicated in cover-up scheme - Tennessean 2008

PLN quoted re WA Attorney General's quest to limit public record requests from prisoners - Seattle Weekly 2008

CA article quotes PLN editor Paul Wright re cutting prison programs - Daily Journal 2001

PLN editor quoted in CA article about expansion of detention center following prisoner's death - Daily Journal

PLN editor quoted in CA article on pay-to-stay jails - Mercury News 2008

PLN Associate Editor Alex Friedmann quoted in FL article re jail health care - Ocala Star-Banner 2007

PLN editor extensively quoted in article re medical care at IL jail - State Journal Register 2007

PLN Editor Paul Wright quoted in Alternet article on MRSA in jails and prisons - Alternet 2007

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann quoted in article on Sodexho - McGill Daily (Canada) 2007

PLN editor quoted in WA article about horrific prison medical neglect - Seattle Times 2007

PLN editor quoted in article on Mumia Abu-Jamal - ColorLines 2007

Look elsewhere for subjects: Editorial by PLN Editor Paul Wright on Prisoner Experiments - USA Today 2007

PLN quoted in article re PA murder prosecution 41 years after assault - New York Times 2007

PLN Editor quoted in Colorado article re television access for prisoners - Denver Post - 2007

PLN quoted in article re approved vendor policy at WA state prisons - Seattle Weekly 2007

PLN editor quoted in Alan Prendergast article about BOP prisoner Tommy Silverstein - Westword 2007

PLN's editor quoted in article re prisoners' access to Internet - Seattle Times 2000

PLN editor quoted in article re lawsuit over WA prison phone rates - Everett Herald 2000

PLN editor quoted in article re proposed elimination of WA DOC law libraries - Seattle Weekly 2001

PLN quoted regarding restrictive mail policy at Orange County, CA jail - Los Angeles Times 2007

PLN mentioned in "White Guard Black Guard," article re racism in WA DOC - Seattle Weekly 1999

PLN editor quoted in article about medical experimentation - Workers World 2007

PLN quoted in article on prison labor - Christian Science Monitor 1998

PLN editor quoted in article re racial bias suit, racism at Washington prisons - Post-Intelligencer 1998

PLN editor Paul Wright quoted in article re rehabilitation in the Florida DOC - Star-Banner 2007

PLN quoted in article regarding WA DOC prison dentist - Seattle Weekly 2007

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann quoted in article re TN prisons - Tennessean 2006

PLN quoted re restrictive mail policy imposed by Maricopa County, AZ Sheriff Joe Arpaio - Phoenix New Times 2007

The "Jewish" con, PLN editor quoted on religion in Washington prisons - Seattle Weekly 2006

PLN quoted in NYT article regarding use of prisoners in medical experiments - New York Times 2006

PLN quoted in "Bad Medicine" re medical care at WA women's prison - The Stranger 1999

Letters to Editor or Editorials ▶ (Click to See Articles)

PLN managing editor pens anti-death penalty editorial - Tennessean 2014

PLN managing editor responds to CCA's comments in letter to editor - Valley News (VT) 2013

PLN managing editor responds to CCA editorial with counter-editorial - Tennessean 2013

PLN managing editor criticizes Temple University private prison study - Detroit Free Press 2013

PLN managing editor rebuts Temple University private prison study - Morning Sentinel 2013

PLN managing editor's letter on Temple study published in FL paper - Sun Sentinel 2013

PLN managing editor criticizes industry funding of Temple study on private prisons in letter to editor - Oklahoman 2013

PLN associate editor issues open letter to Hawaii lawmakers for audit of mainland private prisons - Hawaii Reporter 2010

PLN managing editor's editorial on private prison bill in Michigan - Mlive.com 2013

PLN letter to editor published re Kansas jail censorship suit - Courier-Journal 2011

Editorial by PLN Assoc. Editor re early prisoner releases in Tennessee - Tennessean 2009

Editorial by PLN Assoc. Editor Alex Friedmann: "Give prisoners key resources" - Tennessean 2009

PLN associate editor's editorial about Puryear judicial nomination - Tennessean 2008

PLN letter to editor re Gus Puryear nomination - Nashville Scene 2008

Editorial by PLN associate editor re private prison in TN - Tennessean 2008

PLN letter to editor re fees in pro bono cases published in National Law Journal 2008

Editorial by PLN Assoc. editor Alex Friedmann re federal judicial nomination - Tennessean 2007

PLN associate editor Alex Friedmann - letter to editor about CCA published - Tennessean 2007

PLN associate editor's editorial on justice for the wealthy vs. everyone else - Tennessean 2007

PLN Book Reviews ▶ (Click to See Articles)
PLN Press Releases ▶ (Click to See Articles)

Press release - HRDC and AFSC joint news release on AZ taxpayer-funded giveaway to GEO Group 2014

Press release - Court awards $802,176 in fees and costs against Oregon county in PLN censorship suit 2014

Press release - Texas Court holds CCA is a governmental body in PLN public records suit 2014

Press release - SEC rejects shareholder resolution to reduce phone rates at CCA facilities 2014

Press release - SEC rejects GEO Group shareholder resolution to reduce cost of prison phone calls 2014

Press release - Vermont court allows PLN's public records suit against CCA to proceed 2014

Press release - PLN files suit against St. Lucie County, FL jail with representation by Florida Justice Institute 2013

Press release - Shareholder resolutions seek to reduce phone costs at private prisons 2013

Press release - PLN files suit against TN jail over postcard-only policy 2013

Press release - Federal court enters preliminary injunction against Upshur County in jail censorship case 2013

Press release - PLN files censorship suit against Nevada DOC 2013

Press release - FCC issues order to reform prison phone industry 2013

Press release - PLN files federal censorship suit against Virginia Beach, VA 2013

Press release - HRDC/PLN receives SPJ's annual First Amendment Award 2013

Press release - PLN files public records lawsuit against CCA in Vermont 2013

Press release - PLN and Texas Civil Rights Project file public records suit against CCA 2013

Press release - PLN prevails in challenge to postcard-only policy at Columbia County, OR jail 2013

Press release - TN Court of Appeals rules against CCA in PLN public records suit 2013

Press release - HRDC Accuses Tennessee DOC of covering up violent incidents 2013

Press release - Organizations urge U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee to reintroduce Private Prison Information Act 2012

Press release - FCC Announces Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on "Wright Petition" re prison phone rates 2012

Press release - 110 Organizations, Individuals Submit Joint Letter to FCC re high phone rates for immigrant detainees 2012

Press release - PLN files censorship suit against jail in Upshur County, Texas 2012

Press release - HRDC submits joint sign-on letter to FCC to lower prison phone rates 2012

Press release - HRDC study shows violence up 20% in TN prisons under new commissioner 2012

Press release - HRDC, Hawaii ACLU file second lawsuit over prisoner murdered at CCA prison 2012

Press release - Anti-prison rape shareholder resolution to be heard at CCA annual meeting 2012

Press release - Federal court enters preliminary injunction in PLN suit against Sacramento County 2012

Press release - Family of Murdered Hawaii Prisoner Files Lawsuit Against State of Hawaii, CCA 2012

Press release - SEC rejects CCA's opposition to shareholder resolution re prisoner rape 2012

Press release - PLN settles censorship suit against Shawnee County, Kansas jail 2012

Press release - PLN settles "Bible" censorship suit against South Carolina jail 2012

Press release - Tenn. court again orders CCA to produce public records in PLN suit 2011

Press release - PLN files censorship suit against Florida DOC 2011

Press release - PLN files censorship suit against New York Dept. of Correctional Services 2011

Press release - PLN challenges publications ban at New Orleans jail 2011

Press release - PLN files First Amendement censorship suit against Kansas jail 2011

Press release - PLN files federal censorship suit against Michigan jail 2011

Press release - ACLU of Texas Urges Reversal of PLN Prison Censorship Decision 2011

Press release - ACLU asks for preliminary injunction in PLN censorship suit against SC jail 2011

Press release - PLN releases comprehensive report on prison phone rates nationwide 2011

Press release - PLN files censorship suit against Sacramento County 2011

Press release - Galveston Co. Jail Allows Prisoners to Receive Reading Materials to Resolve PLN Suit 2011

Press release - PLN joins coalition opposing nominee to head the U.S. Marshals Service 2010

Press release - PLN files suit against South Carolina jail due to censorship 2010

Press release - PLN Settles Censorship Suit Against Virginia DOC 2010

Press release - PLN sues Prison Health Services under Vermont public records law 2010

Press release - PLN files censorship suit against Galveston County, Texas jail 2010

Press release - Ninth Circuit upholds attorney fees in PLN California censorship case 2010

Press release - CCA settles PLN censorship lawsuit in Arizona 2010

Press release - PLN wins Florida public records suit against GEO Group 2010

Press Release - PLN settles Fulton County, GA jail censorship suit 2010

Press Release - PLN Wins One of the First Cases to Interpret Pennsylvania's Right to Know Law 2010

Press Release - CCA required to produce records after TN Supreme Court denies appeal in PLN suit 2010

Press Release - City of Hartford files $300 appeal of PLN's successful $27 public records ruling 2009

Press release - PLN files suit against Texas DOC over book censorship 2009

Press release - PLN files censorship suit against Virginia Dept. of Corrections 2009

Press Release - Attorney Withdraws from American Private Police Force 2009

Press release - PLN prevails in ruling by CT FOIA Commission in public records case 2009

Press release - PLN sues CCA over book censorship at Arizona prison 2009

Press release - PLN wins motion to unseal settlement in CCA wage/hour class action suit 2009

Press release - PLN files public records suit against San Francisco Sheriff's Dept. 2009

Press release - TN Court of Appeals rules in PLN public records suit against CCA - 2009

Press release - PLN intervenes in wage/hour class action suit against CCA 2009

Press release - Court denies motion to dismiss PLN censorship suit vs. Fulton County jail 2009

Press release - PLN files suit against PA DOC under Right to Know law - 2009

Press release - MA DOC settles book censorship suit filed by Prison Legal News - 2009

Press release - PLN sues Mississippi DOC and GlobalTel over access to prison phone contract - 2009

Press Release - Bureau of Prisons ordered to comply with FOIA requests in PLN lawsuit - 2009

Press Release - TN ACLU and media organizations file amicus brief in PLN appeal - 2009

Press Release - PLN files suit against Los Angeles County, CA over public records access - 2009

Press Release - PLN wins Tennessee public records suit against CCA - 2008

Press release - PLN sues District of Columbia over public records access - 2008

Press Release - Prison Legal News Sues U.S. Attorney's Office to Obtain Video of Prison Murder - 2008

Press release - PLN sues CCA over public records access in Tennessee - 2008

Press Release - PLN Associate Editor named as plaintiff in TN ACLU voting rights lawsuit - 2008

Press Release - PLN prevails in Kansas DOC gift subscription suit on remand from 10th Circuit - 2007

Press Release - PLN files suit against Fulton County jail - 2007

Press Release - PLN sues Dallas County, TX jail over publication ban - 2007

Press Release - PLN wins FOIA case against U.S. Bureau of Prisons - 2006

Press Release - PLN files suit against Geo Group for failure to produce public records - 2005

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