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Gov. Rick Scott’s budget includes cleaning up Florida prison system – WJXT Jacksonville


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Gov. Rick Scott’s budget includes cleaning up Florida prison system
WJXT Jacksonville
Rick Scott’s $77 billion budget proposal includes more than $50 million of new money designed to clean up Florida’s prison system. New Department of Corrections Secretary Julie Jones said it’s a good start. “We’ve been able to take a very strategic
Scott recommends prison budget without money for investigations into inmate MiamiHerald.com (blog)
Scott’s prison budget fails to include money to investigate record high inmate Tampabay.com

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Florida lawmakers do their own probe of prison system – MiamiHerald.com


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Florida lawmakers do their own probe of prison system
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Rick Scott’s newly appointed prisons secretary, Julie Jones, at a hearing on Tuesday, and other senators have independently sought answers after the Miami Herald began an investigation last year into questionable deaths of several inmates in Florida …
Corrections secretary admits system problems, lays out plans to improveNaples Daily News
New Florida prison boss details deeply ingrained problemsBradenton Herald
New Prisons Chief Wants More Money, OversightCBS Local
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Scott names outsider to run Florida’s troubled prison system – MiamiHerald.com


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Scott names outsider to run Florida’s troubled prison system
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Florida’s Department of Corrections, plagued by suspicious inmate deaths and allegations of corruption and systemic abuse, has a new secretary. Gov. Rick Scott announced the appointment of Julie Jones to run the prison system, the nation’s third

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