State Corrections

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmates Refuse Food At Maximum-Security Prison In Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada state corrections officials say some inmates refused food for two days at the maximum-security Ely State Prison to call attention to claims they’re not getting enough to eat. The Department of […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/11/2015

File photo of a prison cell block. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

N.M. Eyes Opening Deadly Prison Riot Site As Museum

New Mexico may open as a museum the site of the 1980 bloody prison riot.