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Lake County Jail Ends Netflix Subscription For Inmates

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When Lake County Jail inmates behaved, officials ordered a little weekend entertainment from Netflix, showing such hits as "Schindler's List" and "Hotel Rwanda."

But the curtain has been dropped on the perk now that the jail's $35 monthly Netflix subscription has been canceled -- a tiny portion of the $2 million in budget cuts that Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran disclosed Thursday.

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