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July 11, 2017

AZ to Spend $1.5 Million to Turn Ex-Cons Into Professional Firefighters

Arizona is letting inmates out of prison to fight fires, and now it wants to help them turn that experience into a career. After successfully…

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July 10, 2017

New Government Report Points to Continuing Mental Health Crisis in Prisons and Jails

A new Bureau of Justice Statistics report offers another grim view of mental health problems in America’s prisons and jails. Indicators of Mental Health Problems…

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June 30, 2017

A Hard Look at What Prison Means for the Kids Left Behind

One in every 14 children in the U.S. has had a parent in prison. For poor families, it’s one in eight. They are the collateral damage…

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May 5, 2017

Career Opportunity for Reentry Women

Building Pathways CT is seeking Connecticut women who are looking for the skills that pay the bills!

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May 1, 2017

Prison Officials Resist Push to Curb Solitary Confinement

Article from Wall Street Journal, April 27, 2017, Page A3 State lawmakers across the U.S. are facing resistance as they move to curtail the use…

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