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Texas Jail Project: Raising a ruckus

Seadrift, TX, Feb 28th 2007
Dear friends & supporters,
Ten days ago, Feb 17th, was the one-year anniversary of my release from the Victoria County Jail. I served 2 and 1/2 months for a criminal trespass conviction I got for climbing a Dow Chemical tower to protest the company’s continued denial of justice to the victims of the 1984 Union Carbide-Bhopal Gas Disaster in India.
Those 73 days were hell. Only made bearable by all of you who wrote, called, paid for me to call you and sent me books. I received hundreds of messages of support and I appreciated each and every one of them.
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