Nathan Burl Cain, I (born July 2, 1942), is a prison administrator and the former warden at the Louisiana State Penitentiary (Angola) in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. He served there for twenty-one years, from January 1995 until his resignation in 2016.
Dec 15, 2015 ... Such dubious entanglements — which would occur again and again in different forms over a decades-long career — form the underbelly of the Burl Cain era, which came to an abrupt end this week when the longtime warden of Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola announced his retirement.
Feb 17, 2017 ... A former Louisiana State Penitentiary inmate who claims a then-Angola guard sexually assaulted him eight times in 2014 — the last time after he complained to prison officials — should.
Jan 23, 2017 ... Almost $28000 in public money used to buy appliances, furnishings for Burl Cain.
Jan 21, 2017 ... Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS --Former Angola Warden Burl Cain reads a statement during a press conference in front of the State Capitol after an internal probe of his actions found he had not violated any rules of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections. Cain resigned after The ...
May 24, 2017 ... 'If John was guilty, I would say he is completely rehabilitated," Cain says in support of Innocence Project New Orleans motion on behalf of John Floyd.
Apr 11, 2016 ... Former Angola warden Burl Cain, exonerated in ethics investigations, voices gratitude to Louisiana Baptists for their prayers. 'It was really important for me to be restored, especially so Louisiana Baptists would know I didn't really stumble,' said Cain, a Southern Baptist who led the prison for nearly 21 years, ...
Everyone was there except the person I had come to see: Warden Burl Cain, a man with a near-mythical reputation for turning Angola, once known as the bloodiest prison in the South, into a model facility. Among born-again Christians, Cain is revered for delivering hundreds of incarcerated sinners to the Lord— running the ...