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Smoke rises above the Adams County Correctional Center in Natchez, Miss., on Sunday, May 20, 2012, during an inmate disturbance. (AP Photos/Natchez Democrat, Lauren Wood)
Photo by: Lauren Wood
Smoke rises above the Adams County Correctional Center in Natchez, Miss., on Sunday, May 20, 2012, during an inmate disturbance. (AP Photos/Natchez Democrat, Lauren Wood)

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