MONTGOMERY — Members of a legislative oversight committee last week raised concerns about the Alabama prison system's $1 billion inmate health care contract, questioning a state official about the cost, selection process and lawsuits filed against an earlier version of the company.

MONTGOMERY — Seventy-one year-old Leola Harris is confined to a wheelchair, must undergo dialysis three times a week and is in end-stage renal failure, her attorney said. After serving 19 years of a 35-year murder sentence, the frail woman is not a threat to anyone and should be released to …

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