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Arizona Considers Expanding Prison Privatization

| November 30, 2010

Private prisons are a controversial topic in Arizona ever since the July escape of three violent offenders from a private prison near the city of Kingman.  The controversy, however, has not stopped a state commission from suggesting that more private prisons — not less — might be the answer to the state’s budget crisis.


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