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What Happened to Rehabilitating Prisoners?

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What Happened to Rehabilitating Prisoners?

What Happened to Rehabilitating Prisoners?

What Happened to Rehabilitating Prisoners?

Only Available in Archive Formats.

GUESTS: MARC MAUER *Assistant Director of the Sentencing Project *Author, Race to Incarcerate (The New Press, 1999) JIM FOTIS *Executive Director of the Law Enforcement Alliance of America NANCY MAHON *Executive Director of the Center on Crime, Communities and Culture (Open Society Institute) "Lock 'em up and throw away the key" may sound good, but the fact is, most prisoners aren't serving life sentences. It would seem to be in our best interest to reform convicts before they hit the street again, but advocating prisoner rehabilitation is not exactly politically fashionable. Join Ray Suarez and guests to examine the difficulties of rehabilitation.