Give Lifers With Possibility Of Parole Their Release Dates

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it is time for us to all take a stand for prison inmates with life sentences. we always talk about how the prison system is there to rehabilitate criminals. the department of corrections along with the parole board has decided that in order to be eligible for parole you have to complete certain requirements. the first requirement that the actual time that the prisoner received has been completed. during this time, the prisoner have to also be a model inmate. The inmate must also show remorse for his crimes. the inmate should also take self help classes for any substance abuse issues. The inmate also should take advantage of any educational courses offered to learn marketable job skills.

the question should now be asked, what else can they do to make themselves eligible for parole? after completing all the requirements said above, the inmate should be allowed to get a parole date. this is not taking place. something needs to be done. Lifers are not getting a second chance like they should.

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Rehabilitation, restoration and reduction of recidivism is possible. Many model programs exist, Texas should have healthy pride in becoming a leader, paving way for healthy numbers. It is unhealthy being the leading execution state. If a prisoner has a projected release date, he has a reason to hope and will increase his prison and free world behavior. May God reach every member of the Texas board of pardon and parole. In Jesus name, Amen.
I believe in giving second chances.
we all make mistakes in life some more egregious then others. But generally most people feel regret over such mistakes and if given another chance would never repeat that same mistake again in life.
I agree with this 100%
Second chances should be given. If a true change has been made, then the opportunity to give parole should be honored.
i support this everybody in life deserve another chance
If prisoner truly show remorse and receives forgiveness from their victims, the justice system need to give them a chance at life. Give them the education to obtain marketable skills.
To whom it may concern i am writing this regarding my good friend that he be release soon because he has served more than enough. I asked that you give him another chance to come out and be with my family and friends. I know that everyone deserve a chance and I know that there's a consequence to every crime that is committed. Like the saying go"Forget and Forgive." Give him another chance and let him start over!