Horses, Convicts Not Out to Pasture

They are proud and powerful creatures -- thoroughbreds all. But they're losers. That's how they ended up at James River Correctional Institution, Virginia's oldest prison. But what's true of the horses is also true of the inmates: There are plenty of good candidates for rehabilitation. The Second Chances program at James River helps retired racehorses transition out of the fast lane into the slower-paced life of the farm. Second Chances allows the horses to escape the glue factory. The...Full Story
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