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Conjugal Visits: Costly And Perpetuate Single Parenting?

Monday, January 27, 2014

Mississippi was the first state in the country to offer prisoners conjugal visits. Now the state is set to end the program, citing high costs as the main reason. Host Michel Martin speaks with Heather Thompson of Temple University about the history of conjugal visits and why prisoners' families are upset about the change.

Source: NPR

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