No, the thread title is not hyperbole, exaggeration, or spin. A judge in White County has created a program whereby prison inmates can get their incarceration time reduced if they agree to be sterilized.
Judge Benningfield told NewsChannel 5 that he was trying to break a vicious cycle of repeat offenders who constantly come into his courtroom on drug related charges, subsequently cant afford child support and have trouble finding jobs.
I hope to encourage them to take personal responsibility and give them a chance, when they do get out, to not to be burdened with children. This gives them a chance to get on their feet and make something of themselves, Judge Benningfield said in an interview.
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