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Old 06-20-2008, 10:10 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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The state of Utah is spending nearly $8 million a year to keep 300 illegal immigrants in prison, but the numbers don't tell the whole story.

Angie Welling, spokeswoman for the Utah Department of Corrections, says, "While it sounds like a lot of money, and certainly $8 million is a lot of money, in the overall scheme of things it's not as big as it may seem at first glance."

ksl.com - Illegal immigrants in prison costing state millions of dollars
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