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Illinois Department of Corrections' director has stepped down; UPLC Executive Director Alan Mills reviews his tenure.

Illinois prisons are toxic, and the water prisoners are forced to drink is unsafe.

The tap water at Stateville has been dangerous for decades.

A coalition of prisoner advocate groups demonstrated Thursday outside the Illinois State building in the West Loop.

They call the lack of quality water in prisons “inhumane”.

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