Inmates at the Idaho State Correctional Institution on a retained jurisdiction program use time allowed them to make phone calls, work on paperwork or watch television Oct. 2, 2018. Retained jurisdiction puts inmates through a prison-based treatment program, and allows them to avoid a longer sentence if they successfully complete it.
Inmates at the Idaho State Correctional Institution on a retained jurisdiction program use time allowed them to make phone calls, work on paperwork or watch television Oct. 2, 2018. Retained jurisdiction puts inmates through a prison-based treatment program, and allows them to avoid a longer sentence if they successfully complete it. Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com
Inmates at the Idaho State Correctional Institution on a retained jurisdiction program use time allowed them to make phone calls, work on paperwork or watch television Oct. 2, 2018. Retained jurisdiction puts inmates through a prison-based treatment program, and allows them to avoid a longer sentence if they successfully complete it. Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com

Reporter Ruth Brown covers the criminal justice and correctional systems in Idaho. She focuses on breaking news, public safety and social justice. Prior to coming to the Idaho Statesman, she was a reporter at the Idaho Press-Tribune, the Bakersfield Californian and the Idaho Falls Post Register.

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