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September 21, 2013
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Prison Industries moves to seize Alpine Steel property

Prison Industries has won a summary judgment against Alpine Steel for the $428,208 it owes both the Department of Corrections and the inmates who worked for the company at High Desert State Prison. It was closed down in December after it was discovered Alpine wasn’t paying what it owed the prison program. That move followed a series of negotiations in which the state worked out an agreement in which Alpine would pay $5,000 a month and a balloon payment of at least $20,000 twice a year. Deputy Director of Corrections Brian Connett told the legislative Prison Industries Committee on Friday …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Sep 21, 2013 01:43AM Published Sep 21, 2013 01:43AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.