Behind Bars

Behind Bars

Behind Bars: Different backgrounds often equalized in prison setting

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“Because of the shared experience of being a prisoner, I don’t always fully appreciate all the countless backgrounds and experiences that are represented in here,” Brianw Wood writes this week. 


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Behind Bars: Guilty pleas are entered for a host of reasons

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“People also plead guilty whether they are or not, if they believe they might lose at a trial,” Brian Wood writes this week. “I think in the end, it all averages out.”


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Behind Bars: What's to miss about being in prison?

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“A friend asked me what I’m going to miss most about prison,” Brian Wood writes this week. 


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Behind Bars: Without a job or apartment, going home is a daunting idea

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“‘I bet you’re excited to go home’ pretty much sums up what I hear from people on the outside looking in. I am excited, and why wouldn’t I be, right? Well, prisoners often have some different perspectives,” Brian Wood writes this week. 

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