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October 8, 2013 12:00 AM

Sacramento attorneys push alternative sentencing option; convicts say it changes lives

In July, a judge offered Charles Evins the chance to get out of jail two months early – in time for his daughters’ August birthdays – simply by enrolling in a life-skills program. He jumped at the opportunity.

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