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Wisconsin Look: Walker Suggests New Staff For Youth Prison

Clip: Season 1500 Episode 1533 | 34s

The troubled Lincoln Hills juvenile detention center is under two federal investigations. In the latest, current and former inmates allege as much as 20 percent of the prisoner population is in solitary confinement at a time. Walker suggested adding eight new counselors to comply with federal staff-to-inmate regulations rather than shut down the facility.

Aired: 02/10/17

Rating: TV-G

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