Decatur Prison Keeps Mother-Child Bond Intact for Some Inmates

February 09, 2011

A women's prison in Decatur allows a handful of its inmates to raise their newborns while serving out their sentences. It's the only program of its kind in the state, and as Illinois Public Media's Sean Powers reports, it appears to be advancing the cause of rehabilitation and growth.

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