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Dr. David Kirk on NPR "Hidden Brain"

Posted: July 9, 2014

Dr. David Kirk speaks on NPR "Hidden Brain" about how some parole requirements could be increasing crime rate.

"[I]f people move home, it increases their likelihood of recidivism. In a number of states like Texas, policies are set up to return people, basically, to the areas where they resided prior to incarceration. And that's, in essence, a recipe for disaster."

Listen to the full podcast or read the transcipt here.

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