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

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Aislinn Antrim is an interning reporter for EducationNC. She is a native of North Carolina where she was homeschooled and is now a senior at UNC-Chapel Hill studying journalism, Women’s and Gender Studies, and English. Aislinn has previously worked as a Bonner Scholar at UNC and has interned with Carolina for Amani in Kenya.

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