http://www.ctnow.com/news/local/hc-crowding0625.artjun25,0,3709247.story?coll=hc-headlines-local A bipartisan group of Connecticut lawmakers is pushing a proposal that calls for shortening prison stays for some inmates and investing the savings in community-based, drug-treatment and job-training programs for former offenders. The Hartford Courant reports that the group, led by Rep. William Dyson, D-New Haven, chairman of the legislature's appropriations committee, says that the proposal could save as . . .
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