JM: Did you find it difficult to get along with other inmates? Please give examples to explain why you did or didn't. Laura: i did not have a problem getting along with other
inmates. i dont usually have a problem getting slong
with others period. I just like to keep to myself
and focus on my release.
JM: What types of things did you have to do to avoid problems or fights with other inmates? Laura: keeping to yourself was a great way to avoid
fights, not using or touching another inmates
belongings, not laying in another inmates bed, not
stealling from other inmates, and the main thing
was just keeping to yourself and quiet because if
you talk alot and try to make friends you will
also finding yourself making enemies.
JM: Were you able to choose an inmate as your cellmate if you knew one? How often would your cellmate(s) change? Laura: i was in a ten person cell and i was not alloud to
choose who my cellmates were. my cellmates changed
whenever someone left a new person left, or if an
inmate had a problem with another cell they could
ask to leave and be placed in a different cell.