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Texas Senate passes bill to end the shackling of pregnant women in prison

The bill addresses many of the conditions of the state's incarcerated women. It would also require the department to offer up to 10 free feminine hygiene products to women each day.

Prisoners work outdoors at the Dr. Lane Murray Unit, a women's prison that's part of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

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Criminal justice James White Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Texas Legislature Texas Senate