Arizona Governor Seeks Major Prison Expansion

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http://www.azstarnet.com/star/today/31002PRISONS.html Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano wants $470 million in new prison space to handle a projected 33 percent inmate population in the next few years, the Arizona Daily Star reports. The governor wants the prisoners in state, not private, facilities. "Over five years, we can literally save tens of millions of dollars in land acquisition and construction costs by expanding existing . . .

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