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Saturday, May 17, 2014

Puerto Ricans struggle over once-grisly Oso Blanco prison

Now that partial demolition has started, the former penitentiary popularly known as “Oso Blanco” is at the center of a struggle between those who want to preserve the art-deco behemoth and others who want to tear it down and build a high-tech office park.