John Howard Association http://wuis.org en In Some Illinois Prisons, Two Meals A Day http://wuis.org/post/some-illinois-prisons-two-meals-day <p></p><p>More and more prisoners in Illinois are being served brunch, eating two meals a day instead of three. Prison officials say it's actually better for many inmates.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Feeding prisoners is a lot of work — not only cooking and cleaning up, but moving inmates from cells or dorms over to the mess hall.</span></p><p>Illinois Department of Corrections spokesman Tom Shaer says at some prisons, breakfast is served at 4 a.m., which means moving inmates in the dark.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 11:35:00 +0000 Brian Mackey 8934 at http://wuis.org In Some Illinois Prisons, Two Meals A Day