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West Virginia Report Urges Sentencing, Parole Reforms

February 22, 2012

Associated Press, Charleston Gazette, Charleston Daily Mail and Reported at NECN.com — As West Virginia lawmakers grapple with overcrowding in prisons and regional jails, a new report says the state should invest more in alternative sentencing options that keep lawbreakers out of the penal institutions in the first place. Read