A K.C. Jail Is Falling Apart, But Shutting It Down Might Be Destructive

Nicole Reinertson
The Pitch | March 10, 2009
Nancy Leazer, Superintendent of Kansas City's Municipal Correctional Institution, has made shuttering this crumbling facility far more complicated.

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