Anybody ever been to Federal Prison?

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Posted: 12/19/2011 4:15:23 AM
wonder if the original poster even has to struggle to drop a duece anymore
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Posted: 12/19/2011 8:50:47 AM
I have about 15 Federal inmates that are clients.
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Posted: 8/8/2012 2:45:52 AM
updates?


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Posted: 8/9/2012 5:47:05 AM
I leave October 26th. Don't know where yet. I have been able to spend some quality time with my family, and especially my son, basketball, baseball tournaments, talked him into playing football this season. And just been trying to spend as much time with him as possible. Very hard thing to deal with and go thru. I'm an extremely beaten man at this point. Just want to get this all over with. But it hasn't even begun yet.
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Posted: 8/9/2012 8:25:27 AM

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Posted: 8/9/2012 1:36:34 PM
gl man .... sorry bout my obnoxious comments.... take garbage day for day and the family visiting as much as possible will help greatly 
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Posted: 8/9/2012 2:07:49 PM
Wow. I really don't have any advice for you.

I guess try not to become an animal despite living with them for a probable 4-6 years depending on good behavior.
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Posted: 8/9/2012 2:14:20 PM
I did my years standing on my head...  wasnt that bad at all . BUt I also didnt have a daughter at the time... not sure if I could handle being away like that now that I do ... Just know that people got it way worse and this is only a temporary problem ... take any good time you can get and apply for programs they help you get paroled even faster. 
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Posted: 8/9/2012 2:59:43 PM
Why dont you take your family and leave the country? 5 and half years is a long time to give away in your life, especially with a son who will basically grow up without you during that time.

Sorry brother.
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Posted: 8/9/2012 3:07:12 PM
Thanx to everyone that had something positive to say. Greatly appreciated. In 2 weeks it will be 1 year and I have had a good amount of time to reflect and what I've done. And realize now that I made some very poor decisions and executed poor judgement for better part of my life, I understand now that it is my family who will suffer. Why I still don't agree with the amount of time I'm facing and will probably receive I do feel grateful that I'm no longer involved in that lifestyle and I'm thankful that my son won't follow in my foot steps.


TRAIN69.... I considered that but you need atleast 1 mill to go on the run like that and why I have ampul $ saved it's not worth looking over my shoulder for the entire extent of my life. But I feel what u mean. Being without my family is the hardest part
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Posted: 8/9/2012 3:39:35 PM
Train lol you know that is terrible advice when he could be out in slightly less then 5 years 



facing 15 years + with prior histories.... that is great advice but less then 5 
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Posted: 8/9/2012 3:49:04 PM
You will be released after 2.5-3 years if you behave. Maybe sooner.
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Posted: 8/9/2012 7:17:56 PM
I hope your right. I can't get my hopes up tho because it sounds like the Feds take that minimum mandatory garbage very serious when it comes to cocaine! I just want this behind me. I learned my lesson, isn't like I'm going to do it again.
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Posted: 8/9/2012 8:05:08 PM
You'll be alright brother. Just keep your head straight. Hopefully they will let you out early.

The important thing is that you aren't going to state prison. If that were the case, I would tell you to leave the country immediately. You'll be alright.

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Posted: 8/9/2012 8:36:06 PM
How do you end up in a state prison as opposed to federal?  I would think if you are going to prison, it would be for a felony...

What am I missed, and are state prisons really worse?  Why? 
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Posted: 8/9/2012 9:41:58 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by I_Need_A_Detox:

ok, so the dealer goes to jail for ten years. now what? you don't think another dealer will pop up?

now we have removed that one dealer. that doesn't change anything.

you say that my head is completey fucked? what is your experience on this matter?

SO LETS NOT PUT KILLERS IN JAIL EITHER BECAUSE YOU KNOW ANOTHER ONE WILL JUST POP UP.  



YOU GOTTA BE KIDDING
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Posted: 8/9/2012 10:22:55 PM
Tough break.  Nothing poetic here....they say life is the 4 inches in front of your face....take care of that and all will be well.

5 years is what it is, just take it as it comes.


Best wishes and GL. 
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Posted: 8/10/2012 12:34:02 AM
My father in law did 10 years in leaveworth 1972-1982 and now his life has been great for 20 years.  Hang in there man u will miss time with ur family but there will be plenty of good times with them after ur time is served.  GL  
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Posted: 8/10/2012 3:15:35 AM
It's a steep price to pay but you sound as if you will be a better man because of it.Hang in there brother.
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Posted: 8/12/2012 5:52:03 PM
Cocaine charge will automatically qualify you for the RDAP; Residential Drug Abuse Program. 1 yr off your sentence, plus Halfway house 6-9 months, plus Camp 1 yr. Seriously, nothing to worry about. Be TRU to the Game, and the Game will Be TRU to YOU. 
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Posted: 8/12/2012 6:36:59 PM
 BOL man...you will be fine. Keep the faith brother.
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Posted: 8/12/2012 6:44:42 PM
Good luck
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quote#248
Posted: 8/12/2012 7:03:43 PM
you started this post asking about gambling in prison.  Its awesome to see how far you have come!  Keep your head up, you will be out in no time
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Posted: 8/12/2012 9:47:56 PM
BOL
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Posted: 9/23/2012 6:50:52 PM
I wonder how his behind feels?
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