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Resource ID: #10975
Subject: Prisons
Source: KBJR-TV (Duluth, Minn.)
Date: May 2-6, 1994



KBJR investigated allegations of illegal activity and misconduct going on in "Mesabi work release", a Duluth halfway house for men and women on work-release from prison. The investigation confirmed sexual harassment and abuse from guards to prisoners, and prisoners to prisoners; escapes from the facility and crimes,, including murder and attempted murder, committed by inmates on the loose; drug and alcohol smuggling into the facility; and sexual assaults inside the facility. (May 2- 6, 1994)

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