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Privatization of Prisons

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Privatization of Prisons

Privatization of Prisons

Privatization of Prisons

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Janet Heimlich reports on the controversy in Texas over the privatization of prisons. The state spends millions of dollars a year to have private companies manage some of its prisons. Critics say the companies are more likely to cut corners for profits. And there are more serious problems — one prison is being investigated after guards were accused of having sex with female inmates.