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Lawmakers give preliminary OK to corrections reform measure

  • STAR-ADVERTISER FILE

    Hawaii’s correctional system has been plagued with problems for years. The jails are severely overcrowded, and there continue to be reports of sexual assaults on inmates and inmate suicides.

The Hawaii Correctional Oversight Commission would be the watchdog for the prison system and oversee the Department of Public Safety. Read more

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