Wednesday, July 15, 2009

CAJD's New Book

___________________________________________________________________ He robbed a bank for college tuition. That's what my 19-year old college student son told Judge Steve Martin at the Hamilton County Courthouse when he was sentenced to 20 years in prison--more years in prison than he’d been alive. What would make a seemingly normal young man commit such a life-altering act? Why? Why would Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters make a 12 year back door deal then leave out the front door? This book was written to help young men (especially young men of color) to not fall off that dangerous cliff that has no fence (read the parable)