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Private prison health-care industry grows as states cut costs, bringing in millions of dollars

By | 10.19.11 | 2:00 pm

Aleshia Napier was 18 years old in 2006 when she hung herself with a bed sheet at the Broward Correctional Institution in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., after being placed in solitary confinement despite her diagnosis of clinical depression and bipolar disorder.