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With its innovative plan to keep released inmates from coming back, the Sheridan Correctional Center is trying to redefine "tough on crime" by being the largest fully dedicated drug prison in the country. The approach involves aggressive counseling, job training, and following the convicts after they get out. Can their novel approach keep convicts out of jail for good?
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Through documentary segments and interviews with original thinkers, Now on PBS pursues the stories overlooked by other public affairs programs, and travels the nation to shed light on public policy issues that have an impact on working Americans. David Brancaccio hosts.

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