The Wackenhut Corporation

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    December 13, 2012

    Civil Suit Filed in Alleged Rape at Houston Grand Opera

    A woman who claims she was raped at age 16, while working as an extra last year for a Houston Grand Opera performance, is suing the HGO, the City of Houston, the Wortham Center, and her alleged attacker in Harris County District Civil Court. Amber Dewalt, now 17, says another extra, Gerald Guidry, ... More >>

  • News

    December 30, 2010

    Prison Pays

    Despite a history of abuse and bad conditions, private prison corporation GEO keeps getting contracts from the state.

  • News

    October 21, 2010

    Grinding Justice

    Operation Streamline costs millions, tramples the Constitution, treats migrants like cattle and doesn't work.

  • News

    April 9, 2009

    The Rise and Fall of the Stanford Financial Group

    Castles and corruption lead to criminal charges.

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    May 13, 2004

    Captive Market

    Companies complain that they can't compete against convict labor

  • News

    June 1, 2000

    Let's Make A Deal

    Convicted felons Mike and Pat Graham are at it again, trading allegations for favors

  • News

    December 31, 1998

    False Sense of Security

    Pinkerton guards are supposed to keep criminals at bay. But sometimes, they are the criminals.

  • News

    December 22, 1994

    Not F--ing Guilty!

    Profanity has its day in court, and emerges triumphant