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New York Daily News

June 24, 20157
At age 15, I was arrested for stealing a car and was sentenced to...

At age 15, I was arrested for stealing a car and was sentenced to juvenile prison until my 21st birthday. In mid-90s Illinois, the sole female juvenile prison was located in a Chicago suburb, five hours north of my rural town. Visitations were held weekly, but without public transit...

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