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Prison Overcrowding Problem Puts Burden on Taxpayers

August 5, 2012

WSAZ-TV – Patterson studied the issue along with representatives from two other organizations — the West Virginia Center on Policy and Budget, and the American Friends Service Committee. They reported their findings to legislators and suggested other ways to deal with nonviolent and low-risk offenders. Read