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Prisons In Canada Undergoing Expansion Without Scrutiny: Critics

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The Correctional Service of Canada will build maximum-security cellblocks inside medium-security prisons in Ontario and Manitoba. | AP

The Correctional Service of Canada will build maximum-security cellblocks inside medium-security prisons in Ontario and Manitoba, a move some observers say is a government scheme to create super-prisons while avoiding public scrutiny and controversy.

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