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Resource ID: #13316
Subject: Prisons
Source: Texas Monthly


During the Gargantuan Buildup of the Texas prison system, everyone wanted in on the action--even Andy Collins, the boss himself. This article shows how greed, fear, and Vitapro produced the state's costliest scandal. The evidence suggests that Collins viewed his last six months in office as a window of opportunity to ingratiate himself with potential employers by awarding them fat contracts. (May 1996)

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