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ACLU of Alabama responds to use of misleading term

Let’s address the term “violent inmate.” The implication is this person is actively dangerous, guilty of causing physical harm and likely to hurt someone again. None of this is necessarily true.

August 13, 2019

In Alabama prisons, is a dog's life worthier than human lives?

This past week the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC) held a memorial service honoring Jake, a K-9 narcotics detection officer that died after he was exposed to a synthetic drug during a raid at Staton Correctional Facility.

August 6, 2019
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