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Is justice going to the highest bidder?

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Private prisons are giving millions of dollars to politicians in exchange for laws that will keep more people behind bars. Tracy Velazquez of the Justice Policy Institute and Dr. James Peterson of Lehigh University tell Rev. Al Sharpton what this type of influence peddling means for the country.Jun.30.2011

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