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State corrections head says national report supports Doyle's prisoner release plan

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State corrections' secretary Rick Raemisch says a new national report re-affirms Gov. Jim Doyle's prison strategy.

The Pew Center on the States said Wisconsin's incarceration rate exploded by over 400 percent over the last quarter century.

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The Badger State now has one person in jail or prison for every 109 residents, the 28th highest rate in the country.

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