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Sent to jail: Ben Cousins.

A drug addict like any other. And not

Ben Cousins was in court, just another drug addict jailed for a year on just another day in courts across Australia. A drug addict like any other. Except he wasn't.

Ben Cousins willing to go to rehab: lawyer

Ben Cousins was remanded in prison.

Ben Cousins' lawyer has told a court the troubled former West Coast player is willing to go to rehab to avoid further jail time, despite tapped phone calls while he was behind bars revealing he had no intention of quitting drugs.