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  •  I could believe that (2+ / 0-)
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    BlueMississippi, FarWestGirl

    if they weren't actively denying it:

    Corrections Director Charles Ryan denies that health care in Arizona's prisons is inadequate or that there is an institutional indifference toward ailing inmates.

    Read more: http://www.azcentral.com/...

    I don't know if Director Ryan is a conservative, but he does serve at the pleasure of same.

    It would be one thing if society chose to do that, deprive inmates of health care, deny it's a right, that sort of thing. It'd be appalling, if honest. Instead, society seems to do it while claiming otherwise.

    "Creationists make it sound as though a 'theory' is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night." - Isaac Asimov

    by tytalus on Tue Jun 05, 2012 at 10:56:26 AM PDT

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