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atomdanger 07-29-2011 10:40 PM

Norway killer goes to luxury prison
 
Quote:

Norway's unrepentant mass killer, Anders Behring Breivik, is now under arrest. And he should count himself lucky for -- if entirely undeserving of -- a penal system in that country that is among the cushiest in the world. There's no capital punishment, and the longest jail term allowed is 21 years

Prisoners spend a lot of time out of their cells; exercise is encouraged. And in Halden, not only is there clean air but personal trainers.


http://www.foreignpolicy.com/article...r_max?page=0,0
WOW

atomdanger 07-29-2011 10:40 PM

in fairness to Norway

Norway has one of the lowest incarceration rates in Europe at 66 per 100,000 inhabitants,
compared to 738 per 100,000 inhabitants in the U.S.


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