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Can the violence at L.A. jails be prevented?

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Aired 4/19/09


Two inmates are dead, and more than 100 are injured after nine days of rioting at Los Angeles County Jails. Host Tom Fudge speaks with professor Paul Sutton about what caused the riots, and if they could have been prevented.

Guest:

  • Paul Sutton . Professor of Criminal Justice at SDSU. He studies the correctional system, and has toured some of the facilities where the recent rioting occurred.

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