Hiring ex-offenders is good for business, and good for society.
Gangs are still a significant reality in US prisons. But most inmates say that their power has been watered down, and they no longer rule facilities with an iron fist.
Electronic monitoring can help deter people from committing further crimes, but it needs to be used along with other crime prevention methods.
Canada's federal government is running out of time before the summer session to pass a bill that would pardon those convicted of minor cannabis possession.