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Unformatted text preview: over the rise in elderly people in prisons since the life expectancy has risen over the many years so your inmates are in prison longer and getting illness that is not being taken care of. I believe that inmates do not need the amount of mental care or even medical care we get on the outside since they do not even get a bill its the taxpayers that pay. The article is good since it wants to set up systems for early detections and many other things so that when the prisoners start having problems can be corrected properly. References Cox, Judith F. (2010) Planning services for elderly inmates with mental illness...
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- Spring '11