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The Danger of Parole for Lifers

Michael Rezendes at the Boston Globe has the story, Paroled Lifers Pose High Risk of New Crimes. The article begins:

More than a third of the most serious criminal offenders paroled in Massachusetts over the past five years were returned to prison for committing new crimes or violating the conditions of their release, a Globe review has found, raising questions about the public risk posed by granting early release to scores of convicted murderers, as well as the state's ability to supervise violent criminals on parole.

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