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Comment: Well of course it leads to recidivism (Score 1) 150

by kmoser (#49759671) Attached to: 'Prisonized' Neighborhoods Make Recidivism More Likely
If associating with known felons is a crime and/or a condition of parole, then the more felons who are in your neighborhood the more likely you are to associate with them and therefore the more likely you are to be guilty of that crime and thus return to jail. It's like saying, "The more donuts are in your proximity, the greater the chances of you getting fat."

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