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Ohio prison program popular

August 9, 2003

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— A warden credited with halting rampant violence and improving job training at Marion Correctional Institution is facing some criticism over religious programs.

Warden Christine Money has drawn national attention for enhancing various programs that give inmates greater freedom to exercise their religious beliefs.

The prison's Horizon interfaith dormitory -- where 48 Christians, Jews and Muslims live in units of six -- will be honored by the American Correctional Association Tuesday.

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