Oklahoma poll shows support of programs for female inmates

There are 3 comments on the Tulsa World story from Nov 28, 2010, titled Oklahoma poll shows support of programs for female inmates. In it, Tulsa World reports that:

Read related stories, watch a video, view graphics and more. Many Oklahomans believe the state locks up too many women and think it is because of a lack of adequate alternative programs, a recent Oklahoma Poll found.

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Since: Nov 08

Paris

#1 Nov 28, 2010
More tax money thrown at people with no accountability for the decisions they make in life.

Since: Apr 10

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#2 Nov 28, 2010
Le Jimbo wrote:
More tax money thrown at people with no accountability for the decisions they make in life.
rehabilitating someone costs a tiny fraction of what locking them up costs. Just locking them up is money down a rat hole.

Since: Nov 08

Paris

#3 Nov 28, 2010
RedSonja2000 wrote:
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rehabilitating someone costs a tiny fraction of what locking them up costs. Just locking them up is money down a rat hole.
Have you looked at the return rate for most prisons.........money down the drain plus more crimes from the same people.

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