Bipartisan Prison Rape Measure Stuck in Congress

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http://www.aei.org/news/newsID.17212,filter./news_detail.asp Every day, a large number of men are raped in American jails and prisons--240,000 a year, says the activist group Stop Prison Rape. But a proposal to investigate the problem is languishing in Congress, says the National Review. The Prison Rape Reduction Act is supported by leaders of both parties but is mired in committee because of disagreement over details and a lack of active support from the Bush administration. "If Justice gave the . . .

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