Tag Archives: Department of Corrections

Department of Corrections launches Inmate Death Database

By on September 17th, 2014 | Last updated: September 17, 2014 at 3:10 pm

The Department of Corrections launched a Transparency Database on all Florida inmate deaths from the last 14 years. The database, launched Sept. 9, shows the status of investigations and the manner of death. According to Jessica Cary, Director of the [...]

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Gainesville Inmate Program Gives Man and Man’s Best Friend a Second Chance at Life

By on December 16th, 2013 | Last updated: December 16, 2013 at 9:50 am

Proud adoptive families watched as their pets-to-be received AKC Canine Good Citizen Certificates at the The Paws On Parole 30th Academy Graduation ceremony on Friday morning.

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Death penalty in the state of Florida will remain

By on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 9, 2013 at 10:07 pm

Florida lawmakers rejected a bill Thursday that would have eliminated the state’s death penalty. The House of Representatives Criminal Justice committee voted 9 to 4 on the bill.

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Judge rules on Scott’s prison health care privatization plan, sends to Legislature

By and on December 5th, 2012 | Last updated: December 5, 2012 at 10:43 am

John Cooper, a Tallahassee circuit court judge, ruled Tuesday that a plan for prison privatization must be approved by a full Legislature, rather than just a panel. Gov. Rick Scott plans to appeal the decision.

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