Incarceration Nation: How We Got Here

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A Virginia prison. Still courtesy of "Life Is My Movie Entertainment."

 

An inside-the-Beltway law school lacks the stereotypical glamour of a movie premiere venue. But it makes sense when the movie tells the history—or at least one version of the history—of the policy decisions behind mass incarceration.

The feature-length documentary film "Incarcerating US," which premiered September 15  at Georgetown Law School will be followed by a panel discussion of national experts and advocates. [See editor’s note below . . .

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