Children Of The Incarcerated – Part One: “No Secrets”

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About two million children in the United States have a parent in prison. According to a U.S. Senate report these children are seventy percent more likely to end up behind bars themselves. These kids often withdraw from society because they’­re either not told the truth about their parent in prison, or they’re sworn to secrecy. In the first of our two-part series on children of the incarcerated, Adelyn Jones reports on one Nashville family who is breaking the silence and hoping to beat the odds.

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