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Getting along with other inmates
Time off for good behavior
Food and Commissary
Schenectady County Jail
320 Veeder Avenue
Matt: 6 months
JM: Did you spend time in a holding cell after your sentencing? If so, what was that like? If you didn't where did they they take you instead?
Matt: The same holding cells that were used for court. Only until you could be bussed back to the jail.
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