‘American Greed’ focuses on convicted sober home operator Kenny Chatman


The saga of Kenny Chatman, a symbol of South Florida’s largely corrupt drug treatment industry, will be featured Monday on the CNBC true-crime series American Greed.

As detailed in stories first reported by The Palm Beach Post, Chatman trafficked women through his chain of corrupt South Florida sober homes and drug treatment centers.

Reporter Lawrence Mower, who wrote the initial stories before prosecutors went after Chatman, will be featured in Monday’s episode. The show starts at 10 p.m.

“Kenny Chatman runs a string of corrupt drug rehab facilities in South Florida stealing millions by keeping insured addicts hooked on drugs. His sick plans include turning patients into prostitutes and sober homes into drug-fueled brothels,” the network said in a press release.

Chatman, 47, is serving a 27-year federal sentence at the Coleman medium-security prison in Sumterville.




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