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April 1, 2014 11:12 PM

Perry says Texas won’t comply with parts of law on prison rapes

Parts of the federal Prison Rape Elimination Act are too costly and step on Texas’ rights, Gov. Rick Perry tells the U.S. attorney general. The stand could cost the state federal money.

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