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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Mar 15, 2019
Forty-five prisoners between the ages of 18 and 25 took part in a new program designed to help inmates better understand business, The Daily Memphian reports. The “Business Bonanza,” created by the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, saw young inmates create businesses and put them on display. Visiting students from Howard University toured the jail and served as judges for the business ideas.