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    Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
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Deputies tell their story
Recent claims of abuse have plagued the deputies at Orient Road Jail. One attorney accused the jail of systemic abuses of prisoners. The deputies say that's not true, that the case of a quadriplegic man dumped from his wheelchair was an aberration. They say their work can be stressful, keeping them in close contact with people at their worst, but that it's mostly rote.
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