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Monday, November 15, 2004

Corrections News

Utah is considering controlling prison population by incarcerating fewer drug offenders.  The Miami Herald editorialized in favor of automatic restoration of voting rights for released prisoners; at current rates of disposition under the existing case-by-case-hearing approach, the existing backlog will take 30 years to clear. Jack Chin

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Anger management as an intervention for
violent or aggressive behavior is making
a noticable impact on the Criminal Justice
System worldwide. Increasingly, Judges are
ordering anger management rather than jail
for cases such as simply battery, road rage
vandalism and threats.
Anger management blogs are also increasing
on the internet. One such blog is Notes
From the World of Anger Management at
www.andersonservices.com/.

Posted by: George Anderson | Jan 30, 2005 9:02:43 AM

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