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Interview with Mizzell and Neil

JM: How many different blocks were there?
Mizzell: In Tutweiler we had big dorms like rooms aroundeight plus cdorm and annex we also had lockup
Neil: I think 3. I do not remember exactly.

JM: Did they have names? If so, what were they?
Mizzell: Yea alphabet adorm was receiving edorm was aids dorm hdorm was mental health and c dorm was sap program the rest of us lived in the other dorm
Neil: I do not remember the names if they even had any.

JM: Which types of inmates were housed in the different blocks?
Mizzell: Receiving woman who just came in. Edorm HIV positive hdorm mental sickness and cdorm drug program then the rest of us
Neil: In my cell area, they held the felony inmates. In the other cell they held the lesser crimes and then there was one for the ladies. They also had a couple of cells for those who wanted to hurt themselves or were detoxing.

JM: What do you remember being the nicest and worst parts about the different blocks?
Mizzell: The annex was more laid back the hill was a lot of drams
Neil: Worst: My cell block held the felony inmates. Most were very easy to get along with and gave me no problem. However, there were some who just wanted to cause problems. I stayed far away from those...they were easy to see. Best: My cell mates were easy to get along with and they looked out for each other.

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