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AskNC: How many people die in our jails and prisons annually?

This article is part of our AskNC initiative designed to put the public back in public policy. We want to answer your questions about North Carolina government, policy, and politics. Have a question? Submit it at the end of the article.

About the author

Aislinn, a senior from High Point, North Carolina, is majoring in reporting and minoring in English and women’s studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She interned last summer with Education NC and is senior writer with the Daily Tar Heel. She plans to pursue a career in reporting.… Read full bio »