Maine Governor Will Release ‘Lower-Risk’ Inmates

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Maine Gov. Paul LePage, who once joked about using the guillotine to execute drug dealers, plans to release an unknown number of "lower-risk" prisoners from the state's correctional facilities, reports the Associated Press. State prisoner advocates applauded the idea, while some fellow Republicans questioned it. Maine is seeing a drug crisis that law enforcement officials say is fueling crime and . . .

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