A tough transition: Communities help former inmates adjust

June 14th, 2012

By Perry Stoner

Lincoln, NE – Every month, between 200 and 300 men and women enter Nebraska communities from a life few of us will ever know: a life spent behind bars.

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Part 6: Ex-Felons

September 3rd, 2010

By Angel Martin

Omaha, NE – KVNO News’ Angel Martin looks at a major barrier ex-offenders face when reintegrating into the community – finding a job.

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Part 5: Transformation Project

August 27th, 2010

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – Growing up in poverty is one of the most significant indicators that a person will end up in some kind of “system” – the welfare system or the criminal justice system – in their lifetime. Today you’ll meet a prisoner who says his experience only made him more determined to succeed.

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