To Avoid New Prison, NV Gov Wants to Speed Paroles

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Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is pursuing creative solutions to a potential prison overcrowding challenge that could see capacity exceeded by 700 inmates by the end of the next budget without prompt action, reports the Las Vegas Review-Journal. “Our goal is to not construct a new prison,” says Mike Willden, Sandoval's chief of staff. Prison construction is not cheap, and . . .

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