prisons http://kios.org en Warrants issued for 20-25 former Nebraska inmates http://kios.org/post/warrants-issued-20-25-former-nebraska-inmates <p>20 to 25 arrest warrants have been issued for inmates who were released from the Nebraska corrections system early. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 49373 at http://kios.org Lawmakers hear pitch for Nebraska prison reform http://kios.org/post/lawmakers-hear-pitch-nebraska-prison-reform <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Supporters of a Nebraska prison reform effort are arguing that the state needs to expand its supervised release programs and offer more services to help inmates return to society. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 14:10:56 +0000 Associated Press 42616 at http://kios.org Nebraska lawmaker introduces prison reform plan http://kios.org/post/nebraska-lawmaker-introduces-prison-reform-plan <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker has introduced a plan designed to reduce recidivism and ease overcrowding in the state prison system. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 14:19:55 +0000 Associated Press 41628 at http://kios.org State of the State: Gov. Heineman calls for tax cuts http://kios.org/post/state-state-gov-heineman-calls-tax-cuts <p>Governor Dave Heineman says Nebraska can afford up to $500 million in tax cuts. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:01:30 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 41595 at http://kios.org State of the State: Gov. Heineman calls for tax cuts Neb. Gov. Heineman to propose 'good time' changes http://kios.org/post/neb-gov-heineman-propose-good-time-changes <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman and Attorney General Jon Bruning will propose a prison reform measure that would eliminate automatic "good time" credit for violent offenders. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 20:55:12 +0000 Associated Press 41496 at http://kios.org Douglas County inmate dies http://kios.org/post/douglas-county-inmate-dies <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) &mdash; Douglas County authorities say a 34-year-old inmate has died.</span> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 19:05:34 +0000 Associated Press 37488 at http://kios.org