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Posted By Chris Fitzsimon On June 20, 2012 @ 6:35 am In Top of the Morning | Comments Disabled

[1]House and Senate leaders reached a compromise budget deal late last night [2] and have a news conference scheduled today at 11:00 to release the details. I wonder if this [3]will be part of the discussion.

But for all the fanfare about the cutting-edge crime-fighting plan, lawmakers left out one key ingredient: money to pay for probation officers to supervise the newly released prisoners. No funding has been set aside in either the initial House or Senate versions of the budget.

 


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[2] late last night: http://www.wral.com/news/state/story/11227322/

[3] this : http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/06/19/2147977/states-new-probation-law-goes.html

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