What are some of the advantages and disadvantages of prison privatization? Explain in your own words.
What impact does the privatization of prisons have on providing rehabilitative services that would help prisoners rejoin society productively and curb recidivism? Explain.
What impact does contracting with a private firm have on governmental liability for the violation of inmates’ constitutional rights? Explain.
Some would argue that for-profit private prisons have no place in a democratic society. Do you agree? Use external research to justify your response.