Normally, Overnight Furloughs are classified as three day furloughs or five to seven day furloughs. In both cases the inmate may be picked up by his family and travel unescorted to his home. This furlough is a legalized way to visit your family for up to 7 days while you are in prison.How far is a furlough?
A furlong is a measure of distance in imperial units and U.S. customary units equal to one eighth of a mile, equivalent to 660 feet, 220 yards, 40 rods, or 10 chains.What is a furlough day?
A furloughday is a mandatory day off. For some workers, furloughs may be applied in terms of hours. In education furloughs are typically implemented in days. On those days, the entire district is closed for business.