DOJ Announces a Reduction in its Private Prison Usage…With One Enormous Caveat

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© Josh Sager – August 2016 Recently, the Department of Justice announced that has decided to start phasing out its utilization of private prisons to house its prisoners. Over the coming years, the DOJ will review or conclude its contracts with the 13 private prisons that it is currently outsourcing incarcerations to. While this decision …

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