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File photo of a prison fence. (Photo by FRANK PERRY/AFP/GettyImages)

Calls For Change In Early Release Credits For Inmates

Connecticut legislators were urged Friday to repeal or revamp the program that allows Connecticut inmates to earn credit toward early release for good behavior.

03/22/2013

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House Passes Clarified Early Prison Release Bill

The Connecticut House of Representatives has approved legislation slamming the door on early release for criminals convicted of certain violent offenses. But minority Republicans said too many crimes still would be eligible for early release.

05/31/2011