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Resource ID: #24258
Subject: Justice
Source: Prison Legal News (PLN)
Date: 03/01/2009



"Deconstructing Gus" chronicles an opposition campaign's fight to block the nomination of Gus Puryear to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee. Gus Puryear was general counsel to America's largest for-profit prison company. Major findings of the article expose Puryear's conflicts of interest, lack of qualifications, and shady ties which ultimately prevented his nomination.

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