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Pregnant inmates find hope in doula support groups

Rio White, a 25-year-old inmate in Boone County Jail, Indiana, recalls layering her hands over the bump swelling from her belly. In May, 2016, she was convicted for possession of heroin and paraphernalia.  Six weeks pregnant with her first child, she wept alone in the corner of a 5’ by 12’ cell; her echoes bickering […]

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