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The United States has the highest rate of incarceration in the World. Lawyer and journalist Amy Bach spent eight years travelling across the U.S., examining how the justice system works– and why it often doesn’t work. She joins Kojo to discuss her new book, “Ordinary Injustice”.
- Amy Bach Author, "Ordinary Injustice: How America Holds Court" (Henry Holt and Company)
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