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A judge has threatened a third round of contempt of court fines against the state of Arizona if it doesn’t follow through on promises in a legal settlement to improve health care for its 34,000 prisoners. 

Arizona Loses Contempt Appeal In Prison Health Care Case

Jan 30, 2020
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An appeals court has upheld a 2018 contempt-of-court ruling against now-retired Arizona Corrections Director Charles Ryan for failing to follow through on promises in a legal settlement to improve health care for prisoners.

7 Injured In Fight Involving 150 Inmates At Arizona Prison

Jan 27, 2020
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The Arizona Department of Corrections says it is investigating a massive fight between prison inmates at the Florence prison that left seven people with injuries.

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An Arizona inmate whose life sentence for a murder conviction was commuted nearly two months ago remains incarcerated as authorities examine an allegation that he molested a girl during a 1989 prison visit. 

The state of Arizona is settling a lawsuit by a former corrections officer who alleged his co-workers and supervisors repeatedly harassed him over his status as a transgender man. 

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