inmates http://wkms.org en Tenn.prison stays shorter than most states http://wkms.org/post/tennprison-stays-shorter-most-states <p>A new study shows Tennessee prisoners serve some of the shortest terms in the nation.&nbsp; A report by the Pew Center on the States found that on average a Tennessee prison sentence lasts just under 2 years. That's about a year shorter than the national average. Mon, 10 Sep 2012 13:53:13 +0000 The Associated Press & Todd Hatton 21897 at http://wkms.org Tenn.prison stays shorter than most states