Study Faults Prison Spending Over Schools

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http://www.sunspot.net/news/nationworld/bal-te.prison28aug28.story http://www.justicepolicy.org/downloads/EducationandIncarceration1.pdf African-American men who drop out of high school are four times more likely to be imprisoned than white males who fail to graduate, according a study by a Washington-based think tank on criminal justice. The report by the Justice Policy Institute shows that 52 percent of black male dropouts will have been incarcerated by their early 30s . . .

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