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The high cost of denying parole: An analysis of prisoners eligible for release

The numbers have changed, but this report’s main points and conclusions are, sadly, still applicable a decade later. From the Executive summary: In 1992, Michigan changed from a parole board whose members were corrections professionals to one comprised of political appointees. The current board has adopted numerous policies and practices that lengthen the time prisoners […]

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The high cost of denying parole: an analysis of prisoners eligible for release
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  • on September 1, 2003 -

The high cost of denying parole: an analysis of prisoners eligible for release

A description of the policies of the Michigan parole board that resulted in reduced paroles, the impact on various groups of offenders and recommendations for change. Click here to download the PDF report. Email this page

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