Ill., Citing Recidivism, Opens Drug-Rehab Prison

To attack an all-time high percentage of Illinois inmates imprisoned again soon after their release, the state will reopen a prison with a mission of drug rehabilitation, says the Chicago Tribune. The Sheridan Correctional Facility in LaSalle County, shut in August 2002 during budget cutbacks, will accept its first 50 inmates today. The medium-security facility
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