Thomson Prison

Thomson Prison

Fear Of Guantanamo Inmates Coming Inland Holds Up Thomson Prison Sale

Fear over Guantanamo inmates coming inland is holding up the sale of the state prison at Thomson.

08/06/2012

Thomson Prison

State Lawmakers: Thomson Prison Will Be Sold To Federal Gov’t

Several state lawmakers have confirmed what the governor’s office and federal officials will not – the State of Illinois will sell the Thomson Correctional Center to the federal government.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Thomson Prison

Kirk Wants Guarantee Of No Terrorists At Prison

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) says he is not opposed to the sale of Thomson Prison to the federal government, but says there must be one provision.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2011