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'It's not OK': Iowa's prep officials pool is drying up

FORT DODGE, Ia. — Inmates at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility have a nickname for correctional officer Jim Bice.
“Ref.”
They know that, outside the prison walls, Bice is an Iowa high school basketball official. He watches the inmates’ pick-up basketball games in the prison yard, and he says they often ask him for help on foul calls