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Lawsuit Challenges Faith-Based Prison Programs

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Lawsuit Challenges Faith-Based Prison Programs

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Lawsuit Challenges Faith-Based Prison Programs

Lawsuit Challenges Faith-Based Prison Programs

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In a lawsuit filed Thursday, two civil liberties groups charged a Christian ministry with adding religious activities to a state-sponsored prison vocational program. NPR's Barbara Bradley Hagerty reports on the faith-based backlash at Pennsylvania's Bradford County Prison.