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Death Behind Bars
Death Behind Bars
Death Behind Bars

Death Behind Bars

Why are mentally ill inmates killing themselves in jails? The Associated Press and the Capital News Service investigate troubling questions about whether deaths could have been avoided.
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Medication withheld, cries for help ignored, routine checks neglected: With suicides a problem in many jails across the U.S., an AP/Capital News Service examination raises troubling questions about whether deaths could have been avoided. (June 18)
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