Effective Compassion | Bill would shift federal incarceration to focus on reentry
by Rob Holmes
Posted 4/25/18, 03:41 pm
The U.S. House of Representatives will vote this week on a bill to change how federal prisons function. The law would direct correctional facilities to focus less on retribution and more on redemption of prisoners through training opportunities to prepare for a life on the outside, breaking the cycle of release and rearrest.