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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will consider whether to set up a Blue Ribbon Commission on Probation Reform, and the idea is enough to make probation reformers pull out their hair. That’s because they realize that much of the trouble with the nation’s largest probation department...
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