Prisoners In Alabama Due For Private Facilities

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http://www.al.com/news/birminghamnews/index.ssf?/xml/story.ssf/html_standard.xsl?/base/news/105592820990090.xml Alabama prisons will move as many as 1,500 male inmates to private prisons in Louisiana or Mississippi in about three weeks, says the Birmingham News. The move was made possible after state lawmakers approved an emergency $25 million for the system, Prison Commissioner Donal Campbell said. The corrections system is under court orders to relieve a backlog of state inmates languishing . . .

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