11/26/2013 05:41 pm ET

Hawaii's HOPE Probation Model Sees Startling Success, Inspires 17 Other States

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In a recent NewsHour Weekend episode, PBS took a look at HOPE, "an innovative probation program in Hawaii that has been so successful in reforming offenders and keeping them out of prison, it's now being copied in courtrooms across the nation."

Read or watch the full report here.