MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts 08/14/13

Prison overcrowding sparks private imprisonment industry

Earlier this week, Attorney General Eric Holder announced a roll back of mandatory minimum sentences, harsh penalties that have packed America’s prisons. With the country’s public jails spilling over, a powerful new industry has emerged:  the business of private imprisonment. The Cycle’s Ari Melber joins MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts with more on the story. ... more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}