Does Society Need Prisons?

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Re: Does Society Need Prisons?

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AverageBozo wrote: September 21st, 2021, 2:56 pm
Scott wrote: February 28th, 2008, 4:09 am Does Society Need Prisons?
by Scott Hughes

Let's look at the different types of criminals that governments throw in prison.

Non-violent non-victimizers

Incidental Criminals

Mentally Sick People
You’ve overlooked career criminals and violent offenders, both of whom actually ought to be locked up.
As I read further, I found that violent offenders have indeed been included in the discussion. :oops:
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