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Inmate Healthcare Costs: KD Investigates Gets Results

In the early morning hours, sheriff deputies deliver an inmate to a methadone clinic in Homewood — a trip they make about 20 times a month — at taxpayer expense.

02/12/2013

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KD Investigates: The Cost Of Inmate Healthcare

They’re behind bars, but prisoners at the Allegheny County Jail are getting some of the best medical treatment in the world, and you’re picking up the tab — about $12 million a year.

02/11/2013

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