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ASUCD Passes Private Prison Divestment Resolution
A groundbreaking bill which calls for the divestment of private prisons from all UC dealings was passed by the ASUCD on February 25 at the behest of several campus activists. The measure (SR#14) is described as “a resolution urging both the Board of …
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House prisoners in Vilappilsala too: Speaker
Facilities in jails should not be made on par with resorts, the result of which could be that people will not bother about being jailed that could lead to an increase in crime rates, Speaker N. Sakthan has said. He also suggested that the prisoners …
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Palliative care important for prison population, too
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — With an increasingly aging prison population, end-of-life care for inmates is becoming a more prominent issue, according to Penn State nursing researchers. End-of-life — EOL — care can be complicated, no matter who the patient …
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