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A New Push for Get Out of Jail Early

John Maki,with the John Howard Association of Illinois, says Meritorious Good Time should be reinstated, because the result is overcrowded prisons.


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Illinois Prison Overcrowding Still an Issue

There are 48,620 prisoners in a system designed for 33,700.


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