Few Elderly Federal Inmates Get ‘Compassionate Releases’

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A bipartisan group of U.S. senators led by Brian Schatz (D-HI) has asked the federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) to take a fresh look at expanding compassionate release programs for elderly inmates. The attention is long overdue, writes Keith Humphreys of Stanford University in the Washington Post. From . . .

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