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Prison reform is one of Michigan’s hottest ongoing topics. As the discussion continues, an East Lansing resident takes the helm of the Department of Corrections. Current State speaks with Heidi Washington.


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The state Department of Corrections says it’s improving how it supervises parolees and how it handles parole violators.