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'Trust Nobody, And Proceed With Caution'

WALLKILL, NY - NOVEMBER 24:  A prison guard stands at the entrance of the Wallkill Correctional Facility in Ulster County on
WALLKILL, NY - NOVEMBER 24: A prison guard stands at the entrance of the Wallkill Correctional Facility in Ulster County on November 24, 2014 in Wallkill, New York. Archbishop of New York, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, celebrated a pre-Thanksging Mass in the prison chapel, and the service was attended by some 30 inmates as well as staff of the medium-security prison. The facility houses a total of almost 600 prisoners, most of them from New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

In the upcoming months, New York state will take an unusual step towards preventing prison rape: Prisons will show inmates — both male and female — an orientation video offering advice on how to identify, and avoid, sexual predators behind bars.

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