JM: Tell us about the pre-sentencing process: Rachel: My very first time I was kept in jail while
waiting for court because I prior failures to
appear charges and the judge wasn't goint to let
me out again.
JM: Did you have police stop by your house for questioning? If not please give us details on how you came to be arrested. Rachel: My very first time was possesion of meth. I got
out and got busted again for sales. They got me
at a traffic stop.
JM: What was court like? Please give as many details as you recall. Rachel: Definately the fear of not knowing the outcome
was extremely stressful. Going back and forth was
extremely trying. You had to go thorugh the
process of holding cell, and pats and everything.
It was all mentaly exhausting. Once you're inside
the court, you've got that fear of not knowing
what's going to happen that can drive you crazy.
JM: What were your original charges? What did you end up being convicted of? Rachel: Possession of controlled substances, sale of
illegal narocotics. I plead down to violation of
probation and possession.