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Old 09-08-2016, 07:01 PM
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Default Problem at Holmes: Hundreds of inmates riot at Florida prison

Does anyone know of a riot at Holmes last night? I've heard rumors but cannot verify?
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Old 09-08-2016, 08:09 PM
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Hundreds of inmates riot at Florida prison
An inmate uprising Wednesday night at Holmes Correctional Institution left several dorms damaged.
A nationwide prison strike planned Friday has Florida’s jails and state prisons on high alert through the weekend, bracing for possible upheavals by inmates protesting what they say is inhumane and violent treatment.
Already, a revolt at Holmes Correctional in Florida’s Panhandle on Wednesday night, involving more than 400 inmates, caused damage to nearly every dorm during an uprising that lasted into the early morning. No one was seriously injured, but the department is concerned that the disturbance might be a harbinger of what’s to come.

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Coverage of riot on Sept 8

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This happened in Sept of 2016. Holmes is fine.
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