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Interview with Ryan, Angel, Dale and Peter

JM: How long was your sentencing for?
Ryan: 15 days including days served.
Angel: 30 days
Dale: 4yrs DOC 5yrs Felony Probation
Peter: My sentencing was seven 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?
Ryan: I spent 2 days in booking in a holding cell. They would let you out of the cell for 2-3 hours a day in the dorm area. There are 4 tables in the dorm area. In the cell, there are 4 bunks with 12 people in the holding cell. Whoever is the strongest and biggest gets the bed first. One day I saw a short and skinny white guy that came in with an attitude... and he got the bed. You got to walk in there with 13 or 14 other guys you don't know, mexican, blacks, whites, puerto ricans. You looking at everybody and you have decide if you are going to be quiet or stand up for yourself ... with attitude you are getting shit done. I didn't talk to anyone in the holding cell.
Angel: Yes I waiting in a holding cell for about an hour and a half
Dale: I spent time in the Courtroom holding cell. Once we got back to the Jail. They transferred me to General Population where alot of people were waiting on the Prison Bus. I was in a Working Pod.
Peter: Yes we were put in to a holding cell. The was about 10 of us in there. We were given a bagged lunch to eat while we waited for about 45 minutes.

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