November, 2017 | Prison Inmate Search

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Private Prisons Prosper Under Trump

Photo–jurist.org Prisons for profit (5 billion dollar industry) love Pres. Trump. In August 2016, before Trump became our president and fired Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates, Yates stated that the Obama administration was beginning the elimination of private prisons for the federal government. Audits and studies had revealed that private prisons were not cost effective, […]

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ADDICTION TREATMENT & RECOVERY

The National Center for Health Statistics issued a preliminary report indicating more than 64,000 drug overdose deaths in 2016. The breakdown of this national calamity for 2016 is the following:  1.  Traditional opioid painkillers, such as OxyContin and Percocet, caused about 14,400 overdose deaths.  2. Non-methadone synthetic opioids ( i.e.fentanyl), were involved in more than 20,100 […]

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