Feb 11, 2015

MacArthur Foundation to give $75M toward fixing US jails

NEW YORK (AP) — In an effort to reduce the number of people locked up in local jails around the U.S., the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced it plans to give $75 million to local jail officials working on ways to remove nonviolent offenders, people too poor to afford bail and the mentally ill from behind bars. "For too long America has incarcerated too many people...

Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/iahCa