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If These WALLS Could Talk…

May 25, 2011 | by admin
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On the evening of Thursday, June 10, 2010, I went to prison– not as an inmate, but as a researcher. The Huntsville Unit Penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas is an ominous red brick structure jutting up from the East Texas hillside. The ‘Walls,’ as it has commonly been called for decades, is the oldest prison in […]