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Interview with Katie and Angel

JM: Did you always have access to necessary medications?
Katie: No
Angel: No, They took me off my anti-pshycotics that i was on since i was fourteen, and i got bit by a spider really bad all the inmates were telling them to do something and i had to pay them five dollars to give me ibuprofen. I was sick for two weeks the nurses said to fill out a form to come back and see them but it would have cost me an additional 10 dollars. but you can get tylenol and other prns off the med cart at med call they cost 1 dollars for each one each time.

JM: How did you get your medications?
Katie: When they would get around to pill call. I have high blood preasure and was hospitalized due to the fact that they didn't give it to me when I asked for it. I was removed from the jail by ambulance.
Angel: They Came arounds the dorms at med call.

JM: What types of punishments were incurred for abuse of drugs? Did you ever witness this?
Katie: Lock down
Angel: Lockdown, the guards usually watch you take it though.

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