What’s It Like To Be a State Prisoner? (2-5)
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be incarcerated? What about being a prisoner in a state penitentiary? Matt Duhamel invites John Charles on the show, a handicapped man who served 2 years and 8 months in the Clark County Jail (Vancouver, WA) and Washington State Prison in Walla Walla, WA. John gives listeners a first hand account of what it’s like to be behind bars. He also describes his horrific days in a padded cell because medical staff in the county jail prescribed him medication that caused him to become delirious.
Though his story may seem extremely negative, John is a survivor. He gives tips to individuals that may be facing incarceration. John is a free man now and enjoys time with his wife and adopted 6-year daughter.