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Cells In Cells: California Prison Unleashes Hounds Over Contraband Phones

Cells In Cells: California Prison Unleashes Hounds Over Contraband Phones
Efforts to revoke illegal cell phones in prisons, including celebrated "phone-sniffing" dogs, help serve a shady cottage industry that charges outrageous amounts of money to talk to loved ones or conduct wire transfers. Meanwhile, the ACLU fights in court to cap rates on permitted calls.
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Missouri Opts in to State-Run Drug Distribution! (To Keep Killing Inmates on Death Row)

Missouri Opts in to State-Run Drug Distribution! (To Keep Killing Inmates on Death Row)
Missouri's Attorney General has a novel approach to the looming death penalty drug shortage – have the state build its own lab to mix the stuff. Missouri calls Obamacare too much government intrusion, but now specifically says "market-driven...pressures" should be taken out of the equation. So long as it's to kill people.
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