Women’s Justice Institute working on plans to cut women’s prison population in Illinois by 50%

Chicago's Afternoon News

Security fences surround the Logan Correctional Center (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Former state corrections official, and co-founder of the Women’s Justice Institute Deanne Benos joins Erik Runge (filling-in for Steve Bertrand) on Chicago’s Afternoon News to discuss the organizations report on incarcerated women in Illinois, and how that report could better serve them.

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