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Dying For Dollars: For-Profit Health Care in Kentucky’s Jails

An examination of a health care system that runs counter to national standards, and often falls far short of meeting medical needs. While Kentucky counties look to cut costs, for-profit companies have stepped in. But inmates are suffering and state officials aren’t doing anything about it. Continue Reading →

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Banished and Forgotten: How the Criminal Justice System Wronged Derrick Rose

Police found “no indication of foul play” in Derrick Rose’s jail death. But our investigation found a bevy of missteps, from the courts system to the corrections system and everything in between. “It’s a cascade of failures, it really is,” one expert said. Continue Reading →

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