Inmate degrees benefit all (Editorial)


August 9, 2017 | Times Union

Inmate degrees benefit all (Editorial)[…] Now the governor has found a different way to achieve the goal, by partnering with Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance. Using $7.5 million in criminal assets seized by the DA’s office and some matching private grants, the state has launched what’s dubbed the College-In-Prison Reentry Program. That initial funding allowed 1,000 inmates to work on…