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Robin Winkler, an inmate at Dakota Women's Correctional Rehabilitation Center in New England, rolls out fabric at the facility Tuesday.

New England's Dakota Women's Correctional Rehabilitation Center: Part IV: Prisoners and employment

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NEW ENGLAND -- Inmates at Dakota Women's Correctional Rehabilitation Center aren't allowed to serve their time idling. Every woman is required to work, if not at the facility, then in surrounding communities, officials said.


They are compensated as little as 75 cents a day to $8.18 an hour depending on the job, officials said.

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