Prentice, George
November 2010
Boise Weekly;11/10/2010, Vol. 19 Issue 20, p8
The article discusses the budget issues concerning the amount alloted to the Idaho Department of Correction (IDOC). It mentions that the agency is in the middle of facing budget cuts which drives its officials to come up with a decision to lock down complacency. It affirms that the department has been taking all means to avoid further costs at the expense of inmate's welfare.


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