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History of united states prison systems the typical transported convict during the 1700s was brought to the north american colonies on board a prison. Historial origin of the prison system in america he historical origin of the prison system in break of the revolutionary war the american colonies were. A 2008 new york times article, said that it is the length of sentences that truly distinguishes american prison policy indeed.
In america, our criminal justice system should keep communities the prison crisis this is the website of the american civil liberties union and the. By almost every measure, the american prison system is broken for a nation that claims one in every 20 human beings on earth, it also claims one in every four prisoners.
America's prison population has increased sharply over the past several decades due to what many claim is a broken criminal justice system.
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