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Florida State Prison Guards Arrested For Drug Dealing

Two Florida State Prison guards were arrested in connection to a pain pill distribution ring, according to authorities.


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CBS4’s Gary Nelson Witnesses Execution Of Ryce’s Killer

CBS4’s Gary Nelson witnessed the execution of the Jimmy Ryce’s killer on Wednesday night.


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Judge Orders Kosher Meals At State Prisons

Starting July 1st prisoners will have the option of kosher meals thanks to a federal judge who ordered the Florida Department of Corrections to offer kosher meals to “all prisoners with a sincere religious basis for keeping kosher.”


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Fla. Dept. Of Corrections Launches ALERT Notification System

The Florida Department of Corrections is launching a new automated system to alert residents living near a state correctional facility in the event of an emergency.