Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Mom and dad behind bars

A new Justice Department report says more than 800,000 men and women in U.S. prisons are parents of 1.5 million minor children.

And you wonder about the decline of the American family?

Follow the link below for more fascinating (and disturbing) statistics about the U.S. prison population.

An Estimated 809,800 Inmates in the Nation's Prisons Were Parents to 1,706,600 Minor Children at Midyear 2007

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