Leavenworth Detention Center

November 27, 2018 - 9:19 pm
Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at a privately-run federal prison in Leavenworth. Dillon Lane Reed, 29, died on Thanksgiving at the Leavenworth Detention Center. Reed's attorney said he was notified of his client's death but was not told the cause of death or any circumstances...
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November 17, 2018 - 1:06 am
A court-appointed attorney investigating whether federal prosecutors in Kansas improperly listened to recorded conversations between prisoners and their attorneys testified Friday that he was stunned and disappointed when he realized months into the investigation that the U.S. Attorney's Office was...
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November 16, 2018 - 4:07 am
The federal public defender's office has asked for 67 inmates to be released from federal prison and plans to also seek freedom for more than 150 others because authorities at a Kansas prison secretly recorded conversations between the prisoners and their attorneys that are supposed to be private...
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June 27, 2017 - 9:10 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A federal prosecutor in Kansas who said in court last year that she never listened to attorney-client phone calls at the Leavenworth Detention Center has left the U.S. Attorney's Office after admitting to her supervisor that she did listen to the calls. The Kansas City Star...
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