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The Middlesex Jail in Cambridge (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
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Lawmakers on Beacon Hill are considering a reform bill which would deny parole to anyone who had been convicted of more than three violent crimes. The “three strikes and your out” provision is controversial, because critics say it will add to our already over populated prisons.

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This program aired on November 14, 2011.

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