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American Agenda (Crime: Aging Prison Population) #154125

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 05, 1994
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(No location given: Beth Nissen) Dealing with an aging prison population through the Project for Older Prisoners (POPS) examined; prison scenes shown while the program's aim of releasing prisoners on the basis of risk. [Prisoner Joe SIEGAL, POPS founder Jonathan TURLEY, parolee Andrew BOWMAN, Angola, LA, prison Dr. Robert BARNES - talk about aspects of older prisoners, their health, the cost of incarcerations and their release.] The POPS parole recommendation procedure reviewed. [61-year-old prisoner Earl DeLOEW - comments.]

Nissen, Beth;
Sawyer, Diane

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