There's prisons where the prisoners think there's a chance of being released and will work hard to achieve release. There's prisons whith recycled prisoners who know they're not getting out but presumably are still forced to work (because the other choice is death.)
And there's probably straight-up slave labour camps where Wookiees are made to mine spice and die.
(It's also not clear if they were doing the "recycling" thing before the heist caused them to crackdown in every area.)
Rael Averross, a Force-sensitive human male, was a Jedi and the Lord Regent of Pijal during the era of the Galactic Republic. Trained by Jedi Master Dooku, Averross took a less strict approach to the ways of the Jedi Order. Around 40 BBY, he requested the help of Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi...