Jimmy LeBlanc http://wwno.org en La. moves ahead with plan to close prisons http://wwno.org/post/la-moves-ahead-plan-close-prisons <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Facing budget constraints and a growing inmate population, state officials are moving ahead with a plan to shut down two prisons, including one with a well-established addictive treatment program.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 00:20:13 +0000 SHEILA V KUMAR | The Associated Press 15128 at http://wwno.org