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The defendant had signed a deferred prosecution agreement that demanded pretrial detention in a treatment program, if he violated the terms of the contract. Generally, a pretrial intervention program is voluntary. Completion of the program is not always voluntary The appeals court ruled that a defendant cannot opt out of the Drug Court Program.
Source: 35 Fla. L. Weekly D534a