'It's tough to go around without teeth': Texas prisons start 3D-denture printing program
The Texas Department of Criminal Justice is making some of the first sets of 3D teeth inside prison.
NEW: Last year, I wrote abt how Texas prisons weren’t giving ppl teeth, making them drink pureed food instead. Afterward, the prison said they’d start 3D printing teeth. IT'S FINALLY HAPPENING. And yesterday I got to watch them do it. #JournalismMatters
not only spurred the Texas prison system to give incarcerated people 3D-printed dentures (instead of making them drink pureed food); she also sent me this priceless text while reporting her latest follow-up story, which you can read here: