Obstacles Confront Those Returning to Their Communities After Prison

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Thousands of people will be released from Ohio's prisons this year.  For the formerly incarcerated, the biggest post-prison challenge is finding a job. Some employers can't see past their record. Studies show that staying out of trouble is much more likely with a decent job. 

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Judge Nancy Margaret Russo, Cuyahoga Common Pleas Court, Re-Entry Court  
Crystal Bryant, Director, Cuyahoga County, Office of Reentry  
Bishara Addison, Policy and Special Project Manager, Towards Employment  
Mark Kawada, General Manager, Pier W  

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