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Maximum Capacity

Maximum Capacity

With its innovative plan to keep released inmates from coming back, the Sheridan Correctional Center is trying to redefine "tough on crime" by being the largest fully dedicated drug prison in the country. The approach involves aggressive counseling, job training, and following the convicts after they get out. Can their novel approach keep convicts out of jail for good?
Season 6 Episode 14 Length 24:22 Premiere: 04/01/10

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Hosted by veteran journalist David Brancaccio, NOW on PBS goes beyond the noisy churn of the news cycle to probe the most important issues facing democracy and give viewers the context to explore their relationship with the larger world.

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Season 6 Episodes

The Best of NOW: Issues and Insight

S6 E18 Length 24:03 Premiere Date 04/29/10

The Best of NOW: The Wars

S6 E17 Length 24:15 Premiere Date 04/22/10

The Best of NOW: In-Depth Investigations

S6 E16 Length 24:20 Premiere Date 04/15/10

A Town Revitalized?

S6 E15 Length 24:09 Premiere Date 04/08/10

Maximum Capacity

S6 E14 Length 24:22 Premiere Date 04/01/10

"Gasland"

S6 E13 Length 23:45 Premiere Date 03/25/10

Hunting Wolves, Saving Wolves

S6 E9 Length 25:26 Premiere Date 02/25/10

Angry Voters

S6 E8 Length 25:33 Premiere Date 02/18/10

Caring About Congo

S6 E7 Length 25:05 Premiere Date 02/11/10

Democrats and the New Politics of Abortion

S6 E6 Length 25:40 Premiere Date 02/04/10

Saving Haiti's Mothers

S6 E5 Length 25:33 Premiere Date 01/28/10

Saving American Journalism

S6 E3 Length 25:37 Premiere Date 01/14/10

Targeting the Taliban

S6 E2 Length 25:39 Premiere Date 01/07/10

Soap Opera for Social Change

S6 E1 Length 25:33 Premiere Date 12/31/09

Specials

Ocean Tipping Point?

Length 13:40 Premiere Date 07/02/09

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