Also on hand was Bob Libal, executive director of Grassroots Leadership. His national organization pushes for criminal justice reform.
Libal, in an interview, said his home state of Texas closed three prisons the past few years and saved millions of dollars in the process.
“The tragedy in Kingman should have Arizona rethinking its criminal justice system,” Libal said. Read more about Advocates to Ducey: Scrap bid for more private prisons