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April 3, 2014 10:43 PM

Forum raises concerns about use of prison labor

About 40 people attended a community forum Thursday evening to express their concerns about the Muscogee County Prison labor program, which disperses nearly 400 prisoners daily to collect trash, clean city buildings, dig ditches and maintain roadways.

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