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A Texas company has found profit in replacing face-to-face prison visits with video-only visitation that charges callers by the minute.   (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Video-Only Prison Visits A Profitable Replacement For Texas Jails

A Texas company has found profit in replacing face-to-face prison visits with video-only visitation that charges callers by the minute.

10/23/2014

File photo of an execution chamber. (credit: CAROLINE GROUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Set To Execute 500th Inmate

On Wednesday, barring a reprieve, Kimberly McCarthy will become the 500th convicted killer in Texas to receive a lethal injection.

06/25/2013

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