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Eleven days after the Justice Department announced its decision to no longer use private prisons, Homeland Security Secretary, Jeh Johnson, plans to conduct a review of Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s prison use to determine if it should also forgo private prisons.
President Obama commuted the sentences of 111 more inmates Tuesday, in an attempt to clear a backlog of 11,477 pending cases.
The Justice Department will no longer use privately operated prisons after concluding the facilities compare poorly to their federally operated counterparts.
Thanks to an innovative idea from the Arizona State Prison Complex, prisoners are being taught how to tame the wild animals all while learning discipline, patience, and empathy.