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Blog Tour: The Merit Birds by Kelley Powell

Eighteen-year-old Cam Scott is angry. He’s angry about his absent dad, he’s angry about being angry, and he’s angry that he has had to give up his Ottawa basketball team to follow his mom to her new job in Vientiane, Laos.

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I Went to Jail

You may have noticed that I have not posted in two weeks or so… 432 more words


6 Texas Jailers Fired After Mentally Ill Inmate Left Alone For Weeks

HOUSTON (AP) — Six Texas jailers were fired and 29 others suspended after a mentally ill inmate was left unattended and alone in his cell for weeks with insect-infested food containers, a feces-clogged toilet and ropes from his shredded jail uniform hanging from the ceiling. 244 more words


Jail Plot Exposed (Part 7)

“The men are well treated,” he said. “Their food is good. It is utterly false that Edward Franklin, the night turnkey, has been intoxicated. I know he has not touched a drop in ten years. 391 more words


Jail Plot Exposed (Part 6)

Meals for Sunday.

“At this meal the sirup is not diluted. The dinner meal is served at 2 o’clock in the afternoon and is the same as any other day, with the addition of boiled potatoes. 262 more words


Jail Plot Exposed (Part 5)

Accused a Negro Jailer.

“There are men confined here who have enjoyed every social and home environment which tends to elevate, and who know and can fully appreciate the rank injustice and demoralizing abuse heaped upon them in a most deplorable way. 438 more words


Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is not happy with jail restrictions

Bombing suspect says prison conditions ‘overly harsh’

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are asking a judge to lift restrictions placed on him in prison. 11 more words