Incarceration

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La Salle Student Shares Her Story Of Overcoming Long Odds To Graduate

Perry told Dom Giordano on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT her hard beginnings are what gave her the resolve to complete her education.

05/21/2015

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Students Setback By Parents In Prison

Incarceration can be more traumatic for a student than even a parent’s death.

05/11/2015

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Exhibit At Eastern State Penitentiary Sparks Conversation About US Incarcerations

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site has a new permanent exhibit to spark conversation about incarceration.

05/10/2014

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Study Reveals Troubling Stats About American Men And Arrests

A new report has some disturbing information about young men in America: A large number of them have been arrested by the time they’re 23.

01/06/2014

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New Jersey Governor To Expand State Drug Court

Gov. Chris Christie said New Jersey’s 15-year-old drug court program will be expanded as part of a plan to ease inmates’ transitions back to broader society and to get help for addicts who are involved in many crimes.

11/28/2011

Parenting From Behind Bars

“Daddy and Me” is a literacy course in which eight prisoners record books for the kids they left behind. The program is inexpensive and deserves to be replicated.

01/03/2011