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Counting Prisoners As Local Residents Distorts Voting Districts, Advocate Says

WINDSOR — While counting prisoners as residents of the town where they are incarcerated instead of where they live can cause problems with governmental representation, it is a problem that can be fixed, a prison reform advocate said Tuesday. Peter Wagner of the Prison Policy Initiative — a nationwide nonprofit research and advocacy organization studying […]