Prison Work Program May Have Put Hundreds of Prisoners and Workers at Risk

Toxic dust from an electronics recycling program run by the federal prison system may have put hundreds of inmates, workers and even their families at risk, according to preliminary findings in a two-year investigation by the Justice Department's Office of the Inspector General. In a letter obtained by ABC News, the Inspector General's office last November requested medical evaluations of more than 300 prisoners and workers who may have been exposed to heavy metal contamination and other...Full Story
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