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Illinois officials react to unofficial treatment centers in the state

Substance abuse officials in Illinois are reacting to a This American Life story that told of heroin-addicted Puerto Ricans being sent to Chicago for treatment. Treatment centers are supposed to be regulated and licensed by the State of Illinois. WBEZ’s Tony Arnold looks into what repercussions unofficial treatment centers like those depicted in the This American Life story face from the State of Illinois.

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