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States Ends Prison Food Contract With Aramark But Is New Contractor Riddled With Hunger Issues?

The Snyder administration cuts ties with troubled prison food provider Aramark Correctional Services.

CBS Detroit–07/13/2015

A woman poses with a projection of live maggots on a screen, in Paul Insect's 'Maggot Planet' installation, at the 'Hell's Half Acre' exhibition at the Old Vic Tunnels in south London on October 11, 2010 (Leon Neal /AFP/Getty Images)

Maggots Discovered At Michigan Prison During Lunch At Correctional Facility

A Correction’s spokesperson says that there were no reports by inmates of maggots on their plates but he can’t say yet for certain that no maggots made it to the lunch table.

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

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Another Case Of Maggots In Food At Michigan Prison

For the second time in less than a week, maggots have been found in a Michigan prison’s food service area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2014

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Prisoners Treated For Food Poisoning Symptoms; Maggots Found In Kitchen Equipment

Authorities say about 30 Michigan prison inmates have been treated for symptoms consistent with food poisoning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

Kwame Kilpatrick

What’s On The Menu For Kilpatrick This Weekend

While it may not be dinner at the Ritz the menu doesn’t sound half bad. Kilpatrick will have a choice of a 4 oz fish or 6 oz bean pattie burger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2013

Security An Issue In Prison Food Service Changes

Maintaining security is an issue in privatization of services such as feeding prisoners as the state looks to cut millions of dollars from incarceration-related costs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011