Report says health care in Arizona prisons needs improvements

2013-11-07T14:26:00Z Report says health care in Arizona prisons needs improvementsPatrick McNamara Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

The American Friends Service Committee—Arizona, also known as the Quakers, has released a new report calling for improved health care in Arizona prisons.

The report, "Death Yards: The Continuing Problems with Arizona's Correctional Health Care," calls for immediate intervention from authorities to improve the levels of health and mental care incarcerated inmates in Arizona receive.

Here's a link to the report.

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