Illinois State Treasurer Pushes Back Against Prison PlanWith the prison population at an all-time high, the state needs the space at Tamms and Dwight, says state Treasurer Dan Rutherford.
Judge Extends Halt of Transfers From TammsGov. Pat Quinn has sought to close the state's only supermax prison at Tamms, a women's lockup at Dwight and various other corrections sites.
Tamms Prison Likely Won't Remain a Super-MaxThe General Assembly's final day in session Thursday included allotting enough money to keep open more than a dozen facilities
Prison Sketch Lands Ill. Inmate In TroubleCorey Fox is serving life sentence for Madison County killing