Prison Lease Plan

Lawsuit Filed In a Bid to Block Alabama’s Prison Lease Plan

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Groups opposed to Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey’s plan to least private prisons have filed a lawsuit in a bid to block the plan. The proposal is seen by supporters as a partial solution to Alabama’s troubled correctional system. But the suit filed Tuesday suit alleges the plan does not have the state legislature’s approval. Attorney Kenny…