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Law Students Beat Colorado ‘Supermax’ on Prisoner Recreation

By Christopher Zoukis Colorado State Penitentiary, opened in Cañon City in 1993, was one of the first state prisons built to be a top-security “supermax” facility – where the most violent or troublesome inmates in the state system would be kept in lockdown all but one hour per day. Other than for legal or medical

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Pitkin County Jailer Obtains Protective Order Against Inmate

By Prison Legal News On September 25, 2013, a Pitkin County Jailer obtained a restraining order against a prisoner who threatened her family.  Deputy Deborah Kendrick sought the order to prevent Robert Rice from contacting her, her husband — who is a Pitkin County sheriff’s deputy — and one of their family members.  Kendrick said

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