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Inmates allege gang violence in Idaho Correctional Center

KUNA — A new lawsuit from Idaho inmates says the company running a private prison in Kuna known as the Idaho Correctional Center isn’t protecting inmates from gang violence behind the bars. It alleges the people running the prison let gangs gain a power base in the prison.

Earlier this year, other inmates not from this video sued the Corrections Corporation of America in federal court claiming the Idaho Correctional Center, south of Boise, was so violent that it is known as “Gladiator School.”

Corrections Corporation of America operates the Idaho Correctional Center through a contract with the Idaho Department of Corrections. Eight prisoners filed a suit Tuesday against the Corrections Corporation of America…

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