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United States: women emerging from prison face disproportionate challenges to resuming their lives

Ohio — an epicenter of the opioid crisis — is among the states that experienced the most dramatic jump in female prisoners. Programs aimed at helping women stay out of prison once they're released have not grown at nearly the same pace, according to the National Institute of Justice.

Source: Democrat-Herald (13/04/2024)