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Caught Up: Jerome Lawson Bridges the Gap


“Caught Up; Criminal Justice in the Chattahoochee Valley” Vol. 2 Jerome Lawson offers video intro to his Bridge the Gap approach  and his newfound life as a self-made business owner.  7.2.2019 FULL AUDIO: ECL Editor Frank Etheridge interview with Jerome Lawson 7.2.2019 “Caught Up” is a series of profiles of diverse perspectives and experience with the criminal-justice...

Caught Up: Going to Jail with Chaplain Neil


“Caught Up: Criminal Justice in the Chattahoochee Valley” Vol. 1 Like all other sheriff deputies reporting for duty at Muscogee County Jail, Chaplain Neil Richardson doesn’t carry a gun at work. “It’d just end up getting used against you,” Richardson says during a recent tour of the city facility. He explains matter-of-factly the policy against the 100 or so Muscogee County Sheriff’s...