Planned D.C. halfway house loses lease after resident concerns about housing former prisoners
The Washington Post
January 3, 2019

“A corrections company that won a $60 million federal contract to open a 300-bed halfway house in Northeast Washington lost its lease Thursday after neighborhood residents sued to stop it.

The abrupt reversal after fierce community opposition appears to again secure a second company’s monopoly on the lucrative business of housing former prisoners.”

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