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Interview with Calvin

JM: What types of facilities were available to help pass the time?
Calvin: They had one TV and had a yard wuth a basketball hoop and a handball court. But there was no weights, no dip bar, no pull up.

JM: Did you have regular access to the entertainment or was competition fierce? Give details.
Calvin: Not in the pod I was in but I heard about fights starting over the TV.

JM: Did you have a hard time staying in shape while in jail?
Calvin: I stayed in pretty good shape. I worked out all the time on my own doing pushups and calisthenics.

JM: How often did you get to go outside? What did you do outside if you were allowed to? If you were not allowed to go outside what could you do for exercise?
Calvin: 3 times a week, one hour at a time

JM: Did the jail offer church services? If so, what were they like and when were they held?
Calvin: Yes they did and they were pretty good. They had them in a little storage room.

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