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Local groups protest casino production hiring

A coalition of Cincinnati congregations, called the Amos Project, gathered at the site of the new casino to protest.

The Amos Project says the place is a crime scent because people with criminal records cannot work on the construction of the project.

"I feel like you …went to jail you done your time you shouldn't have to be penalized the rest of your life," said Lillian Paine, the Amos Project, "Some people come out of jail as productive citizens."

Construction on the casino is scheduled to begin on the casino again next week.

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