The Nation's Top 10 "Cushiest" Prisons

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    Would explain this, doncha think?

    States Seek Less Costly Substitutes For Prison
    Treatment, Parole Are Gaining Favor

    NEW YORK Cash-strapped states are increasingly turning to alternative sentencing methods and to streamlined probation and parole as a way to keep low-level offenders out of prison and in their communities.

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