JM: Did you always have access to necessary medications? Helen: Medications were available but I didn't have any
to take. Leon: Yes, they give out meds twice a day.
JM: How did you get your medications? Helen: If you had to take medication, you were handed it
by a corrections officer. You had to see the nurse
when you first came in and tell her what you were
taking. Leon: The nurse brings them on a cart to the block and
you line up at the door.
JM: What types of punishments were incurred for abuse of drugs? Did you ever witness this? Helen: I'm not sure what the types of punishments were
for the abuse of drugs. I never witnessed this for
the time I was there. Leon: No one had drugs while I was there, but you get
charged with possession and put in solitary
confinement for who knows how long...