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Storybank June 9, 2015
Posted by Casey

The Money Trail Debunked: How Private Prisons Write Our Laws

We discuss the corrupt ways private prisons use campaign contributions, lobbying, and their money to write our laws by utilizing a video from Represent.Us.

Storybank September 17, 2014
Posted by virginiacure

In Virginia, Fast Cars Land You Behind Bars

Patrick George, Senior staff writer for, shares his personal experience of a 3 day stay at a Virginia Jail. Mr George was able to glimpse into what we at Virginia CURE know far too well; our Commonwealth's tough on crime stance creates a Kafkaesque experience for citizens who err when caught in our legal system. Virginia CURE thanks Mr. George for the permission to share his story. Incarceration can happen to us all.