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Editorial: Utah prison panel was right to slow the relocation stampede

The state committee tasked with deciding whether, and where, to move the Utah State Prison showed considerable wisdom when it stopped to remember that, no matter what use the current prison site is eventually put to, we will still need a functioning correctional system.
If nothing else, members of the Prison Relocation and Development Authority made some progress toward reassuring taxpayers that their acronym — PRADA — is not meant to suggest an expensive purse. That the fix is not in. That the...