“Pennsylvania prison system develops separate housing for mentally ill inmates”

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This January 6, 2015 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article talks about changes being made in how inmates in Pennsylvania’s correctional system are being managed.  Efforts are being made to divert them to treatment settings within the prison system as opposed to placing them into segregated housing (aka “The Hole”).

English: Lansing Correctional Facility

English: Lansing Correctional Facility (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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