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My wayward cowboy friend and answered prayers

I want to share a letter and a bit of history… I got from a friend that is incarcerated in the State of Oklahoma. His name is Van and I knew him before the terrible fate of his incarceration. 1,510 more words

Just Thoughts

Governor Brown Issues 63 Pardons On Good Friday

SACRAMENTO (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown is keeping with his tradition of offering pardons to convicted offenders on Christian holidays, announcing on Good Friday that he issued 63 pardons. 115 more words

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Obama Seeks Inmates Worthy Of Commutation Power

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is looking for convicts worthy of his rarely used power to commute sentences.

Obama has directed the Justice Department to improve its clemency recommendation process and recruit more applications from convicts, White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler said Tuesday. 450 more words

Politics

The Innocent Chapter 19: Patterns

The Innocent
Chapter 19: Patterns

“How many?” Xander asked.

“Seventeen,” answered Rohan. “Maybe a few more.”

“So let’s say twenty to be safe,” Xander said. “At this point we can’t count on them stunning us and dragging our unconscious bodies into empty cells.” 4,331 more words

Epic

Napa County Jail Introduces Video Conferencing For Inmates

NAPA (KCBS)— Inmate visitations at the Napa County Jail entered a new era on Monday with the introduction of a Skype-like video conferencing system aimed at increasing safety. 250 more words

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Writer's Research

One of the most difficult things for me to do as a writer is interviews. It seems odd because as a nurse I worked in the medical review department for a health benefits administration company. 544 more words

On Writing