Thousands of Prisoners Illegally Denied Parole Hearings, Court Rules

Reading from the Voice Media empire: One state’s Department of Corrections is recalculating the possible parole dates of close to 3,000 inmates, in the wake of court decisions stating that the agency has misinterpreted sentencing statutes — effectively keeping prisoners behind bars for months or years longer than the law intended. Westword has the story.

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: One state’s Department of Corrections is recalculating the possible parole dates of close to 3,000 inmates, in the wake of court decisions stating that the agency has misinterpreted sentencing statutes — effectively keeping prisoners behind bars for months or years longer than the law intended. Westword has the story.

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