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Kentucky Jailers Want Contracts With Private Prisons to End

There are 4 comments on the WKMS News story from Sep 2, 2011, titled Kentucky Jailers Want Contracts With Private Prisons to End. In it, WKMS News reports that:

Kentucky Jailers Association members want the state to cancel contracts with a pair of private prisons and transfer some of the inmates to county jails.

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United States

#1 Sep 6, 2011
All that's going to do is make our jails even more crowded. Real smart there.

National Whistleblower


Since: Sep 10


#2 Sep 7, 2011
And stop National Whistleblower the America Betrayal? How does this benefit the death fix it?
Real Deal

Lexington, KY

#3 Dec 15, 2011
Private prisons do nothing to stop or reduce recidivism. They are in the business of making money plain and simple. Most of the people in prison simply need a chance to succeed with a job and a life. If they had a job they become taxpayers instead of a burden on taxpayers. Several organizations are available to help with this. Hope - Does drug treatment and housing, in several states. Corrisoft has a tremendous success rate in lowering recidivism, helping with employment, education, housing and monitoring of inmates. They have been able to bring the 43% recidivism rate in Kentucky down to single digits. There are answers if leaders would just look at them.

Marina Del Rey, CA

#4 Feb 18, 2012
U.S. citizens are being setup by government to be poor, and then to remain poor. Then, these government-setups tear families apart — sending them to state institutions. From whatever the children and adults suffer in the institutions, they may move forward through life working passively) as adults, or their aggressiveness or retaliation toward government-setups may propel them to prisons. Read the case of Lofton vs. School Board Members of LAUSD. Then read the testimonies of “Tracy” and “Steven,” survivors of government institutions, at:

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