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Mexico Donates Textbooks To Arizona Prisons

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Textbooks sit on a shelf. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Textbooks sit on a shelf. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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TUCSON, Ari. (CBS Las Vegas) – Arizona’s prisons are getting a lot of textbooks.

The Tucson News reports that Mexico donated over 1,600 Spanish-language textbooks to the Arizona Department of Corrections.

The books will be distributed across the prisons throughout the state. It will help inmates get a better education while serving their time.

Mexican citizens are the largest group that makes up Arizona’s prison population.

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