Prison Issues Make News Across the State


Even when JeffCo’s crisis seeks to usurp every inch of available newspaper print space, many of the state’s papers are publishing articles that focus on Alabama’s prisons.  From employment openings to prison overcrowding and reentry programming, the papers have been tackling the fiscal and social implications of the state’s prison system. 

Links to the week’s articles:

Birmingham News: Alabama prison re-entry program makes sense and, hopefully, will make cents as well 

Montgomery Advertiser: Alabama’s overcrowded prisons deadly threat

Hunstville Times: Prison Guard? Hey, it’s a job

Montgomery Advertiser: Prisons underfunded, understaffed

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