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The Lens: “Unusual coalition aims to reduce high prisoner count in Louisiana”

| March 17, 2014

Louisiana looks to the Texas Public Policy Foundation and Right on Crime as an example for reforming their criminal justice system.

“When you think of tough law and a no-nonsense place, you think of Texas,” said New Orleans businessman Jay Lapeyre. “They’re not soft on crime. So there must be some logic behind it.”

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