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Feds Consider Cutting Cost Of Inmate Phone Calls

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Sukey Lewis | The California Report

For the 80,000 inmates held in California's county jails, calling home can be more than ten times the price of a regular cell phone call. Tomorrow the Federal Communication Commission will vote on a proposal that aims to change this, making calls cheaper for inmates across the country, and, just maybe, helping keep them from re-offending. 

More at CaliforniaReport.org.