Will the U.S. Hear Delaware Inmate Complaints?

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The inmate standoff with authorities at Delaware’s largest prison came at a time when the federal government appears to be shifting from a focus on criminal justice reform to enforcement and order. Delaware inmates demanded education and a "rehabilitation program that works for everybody," saying they feared conditions would decline during the Trump presidency. The death of a correctional officer during their protest, however, may make it difficult for supporters of law enforcement to hear their broader message,

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