Locked Up & Shipped Away: New report exposes private prisons profiting from sending prisons far from home

November 20, 2013
Hawai'i Free Press

While shipping prisoners away hurts families, it also funnels hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars every year into the for-profit prison industry. Today conducted a telefonic press conference with advocates in all four states that send prisoners out-of-state along with family members of those incarcerated calling for the end of this shameful practice.