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Collin County’s Diversion Program Moves Veterans Out of Jail & into Treatment

Editor’s note: Names have been changed to protect the anonymity of the participants.  The young man stands before the bench at parade rest: head erect, feet apart, hands behind his back, thumbs interlaced.  “Tell me something I don’t know about you,” the judge says.  “I can do a standing back flip,” the young man replies.  […]