Independent Lens

Daughters of Addiction

Special | 6m 9s | Video has closed captioning.

Daughters of Addiction examines the unprecedented surge in the number of women behind bars in Tennessee. Between 2009 and 2019, the rate of female incarceration jumped 47%. The increase is particularly severe in rural eastern Tennessee, where the sheriff of the Anderson County jail says nearly all cases involve substance abuse.

Aired: 11/20/20

Expired: 12/07/20

Rating: NR

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