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Private Prisons/Child Porn

Posted on September 5, 2011 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (0)

It is no wonder that our country is going broke. The cost of keeping prisoners has soared to epic highs and will continue to grow. Did you know that the average cost of keeping a prisoner in a state prison is $23,876 a year?  (Based on 2008 research)  In the federal prisons, the cost is $25,251 a year.  (Federal Register, 2011)  The cost of parole is estimated to be $4,000 per year.  But, for the federal system, Congress eliminated parole in 1984 with the pa...

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