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A Grandma Trying to Knit her way off Death Row

Lindsay Sandiford was sentenced to death in January 2013 after being convicted of smuggling nearly five kilograms of cocaine into Bali, Indonesia. The 59-year-old, from Cheltenham, is trying to raise thousands to pay the legal fees for an appeal and has taken to selling knitwear in order to do so. 64 more words


I now know the german word for taser

Finally- back with all my people and in my own bed. This is what dreams are made of. But the road here yesterday was a little bumpy- and I’m not just talking turbulence. 464 more words

Locked Up Abroad : Panama (walking while black) w/ mc enigma

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mc enigma of Negros Americanos

Shit was everywhere.

I hadn’t understood the saying, “this tastes like shit,” until I’d inhaled a deep breath of hot air filled with excrement and urine vapor in my 8ft x 8ft cell that I shared with 6 other men at the police station in… 812 more words

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Locked up Abroad: Shakedown at the Taj Mahal

   “What’s in your bag?”

            Three words and a contraction no one wants to hear. At the least, you’ve got a stranger asking about your stuff, at the worst you’ve been caught trafficking kilos of blow across the border. 871 more words

Confessions of a Millennial Succubus

Looking back on my old posts, I realize this blog often reads like the rambling prose of a wide-eyed post-adolescent just discovering the sex world in a big new city. 1,402 more words

Running blogs make WebMD seem reasonable

So like any good millennial, when I decided to run a marathon I refrained from asking advice from any of my friends who had completed one and went straight to the Internet. 395 more words

Drug Mules

Drug mules, people who smuggle drugs across borders, come in all ages, genders, ethnicities, etc. In this video from the show “Locked Up Abroad,” we see a young adult male who finds a kilogram of hashish for the low cost of $250 while traveling abroad. 99 more words