Jessica Pishko is a San Francisco-based writer. She went to Harvard Law and focuses on criminal justice issues.
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Friday, August 19, 2016
The DOJ Is Right to Ditch Private Prisons. But It Won't Do Much in Practice
Just a week after a scathing report decrying the condition of private prisons in the US, the Department of Justice announced Thursday that it would phase out their federal use by not renewing contracts for companies like GEO Group, Management of Training Corporation, and Correctional Corporations...