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May 11, 2018
Christine Duckwitz holds her daughter Isabelle inside her room at the Decatur Correctional Center in Decatur, Ill., on April 9, 2018. MUST CREDIT: photo for The Washington Post by Whitney Curtis.
Prisons are allowing mothers to raise their babies behind bars. But is the radical experiment in parenting and punishment a good idea?
May 11, 2018 - 2:30pm
November 6, 2017
Writing programs in Minnesota jails struggle to find long-term funding
November 6, 2017 - 8:00am
February 23, 2017
Prison cells inside the walls of the Minnesota Correctional Facility Stillwater in Bayport, Minn., are seen in this 2004 file photo. Forum News Service
U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons
February 23, 2017 - 5:33pm
January 15, 2016
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton asks a staffer for information Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, as he announces his public works funding proposal. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Gov. Dayton seeks to borrow $1.4 billion for Minnesota public works projects
January 15, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 8, 2012
Letter: CCA sets the record straight
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
November 3, 2011
Letter: Public vs. private prisons
November 3, 2011 - 12:00am