TITLE

Prisoners help us to beat litter

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;3/31/2013, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
I was interested to read last week's letter from Tony Pepper regarding missed opportunities to use offenders to help with environmental clean-ups.
ACCESSION #
86438476

 

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