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ACLU Files Lawsuit, Says Cost of Incarceration Is Too High

Two state residents have filed a federal class-action lawsuit representing more than 30,000 current and former inmates to get Gov. Ned Lamont and Attorney General William Tong to stop charging incarcerated people for each day spent in prison. Theresa Beatty, a Stamford resident who was incarcerated for two years nearly two decades ago was issued […]