Some ‘Diversion’ Courts Send Defendants to Captive Labor

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In the rush to spare people from prison, some judges are steering defendants into rehabs that are little more than lucrative work camps for private industry, reports the Center for Investigative Reporting's Reveal. Programs promise freedom from addiction. Instead, they’ve turned thousands of men and women into indentured servants . . .

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