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New Treatment Needed For Drug Detox In Jails, Some Officials Say

As one may imagine, institutions that carry out drug-related criminal sentences have a high population of people who are incarcerated while actively addicted to legal and illegal drugs. Some of these include heroin, cocaine, alcohol, prescription narcotics like oxycodone and hydrocodone, and benzodiazepines like clonazepam and alprazalom. Individuals who have purchased these off the street may have exposed themselves to ...

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