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Getting cheap and safe Canadian drugs to Floridians is a big...

Florida regulators are proceeding with plans to import cheaper prescription drugs from Canada, but questions persist about when the drugs will begin flowing, whether...

Dept. of Corrections proposal to reduce daily work shifts of officers...

Update: Circuit Judge Charles Dodson in Tallahassee issued an order Wednesday siding with the corrections officers' union, finding no legal basis to overturn the...

Hillsborough lawmaker pushes to investigate inmate beatings in Florida prisons

In the wake of disturbing reports of abuse against inmates in Department of Corrections facilities, a Florida House Democrat is asking for a broad...

Lawyers: Lowell Corrections officials must be banned from visiting severely beaten...

Lowell Correctional Institution officials have had unfettered access to beaten inmate Cheryl Weimar -- who is bedridden in a hospital room in Ocala –...

Civil rights groups sue FL for using solitary confinement for juveniles

Citing scientific, medical, and mental health evidence comparing solitary confinement to torture, three civil justice groups have filed a federal class action lawsuit against...

Federal lawsuit claims inmate suffered “malicious and sadistic” beating, leaving her...

A lawsuit filed against the Florida Department of Corrections and four corrections officers claims the officers attacked inmate Cheryl Weimar last month at Lowell...

A FL prison guard brutally beat a female inmate, group says,...

A week after a female inmate was brutally beaten by a corrections officer at Lowell Correctional Institution in Marion County, an activist group is...

FDLE investigating attack on female inmate at Lowell Correctional

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating a disturbing  incident of abuse involving a corrections officer and an inmate at Lowell Correctional Institution...

Corrections officials investigating another severe inmate beating by prison guards

The Florida Department of Corrections is investigating what's been described as a severe assault by prison guards against an inmate who is the former...

Three prison guards fired after video shows them brutally beating inmate

The Florida Department of Corrections says that three officers involved in the brutal beating of a prisoner at Lake Correctional Institute -  captured on...

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