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Recidivism and why you should care

How does our criminal justice system help people re-entering society after prison
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There are very few things both Presidents Trump and Obama agree on. 

However, they both worked to change how our criminal justice system helps people reentering life after incarceration. 

President Obama created The National Reentry Week, and President Trump just signed the First Steps Act, a prison sentencing reform bill.

 Yet what does that mean on the ground for returning citizens trying to navigate their way back into society? 

To figure all this out we brought in Professor Jennifer Trombley from Claflin and Beasy Baybie from HOT 103.9.?

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