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Boxing as alternative to trouble

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I was interested to see that the city of Albany has started a program to divert young offenders from the court system into boxing or physical fitness. Kids who get into nonviolent trouble will have the option of boxing at the Quail Street Gym or working out at a Lincoln Park facility, both owned by the city, as an alternative to being criminally prosecuted. Now, it may seem counter-intuitive to teach young troublemakers to punch ...

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