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Peyton Marshall Imagines A Chilling Future In "Goodhouse"

OPB | Sept. 30, 2014

TUESDAY: In her debut novel "Goodhouse," Portland writer Peyton Marshall imagines a world where boys with certain genetic markers for violent tendencies are sent to prison-like boarding schools to learn "right-thinking."

Possible Changes Ahead For The Oregon Youth Authority

OPB | Sept. 17, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Lawmakers heard a report this week about a possible reorganization of the state's youth correction system.

Crime Victims and Criminal Rehabilitation

OPB | June 15, 2012

How do crime victims view their offenders' rehabilitation? How do survivors deal with the lasting impacts of a crime?

Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility

OPB | June 08, 2012

From inside Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility we ask inmates: what is happening in prison to make them better citizens when they are released?

Class in Prison

OPB | April 06, 2012

Have you ever wondered what life is like behind bars?

Class in Prison

OPB | Dec. 08, 2011

The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program takes college students into maximum-security prison to learn with prisoners. We'll hear from students and past prisoners about the program.