“Information is scarce on the status of Boosie. I was told two months ago that he might get out this summer — but he might not get out until next year. What’s clear is that the officials at the Angola Penitentiary are determined to make his incarceration as painful as possible.
“In the meantime, I’ve been told that he’s been on lockdown in his cell on Death Row for months. That recent rash of articles about him receiving his GED in jail recycled old information. His graduation occurred early last Fall, prior to the renewed attempt by officials to suppress his communication with the outside world. At first, it was for a phone call to Webbie. Now the prison officials are trying to punish him for the contents of his letters. If you’re keeping score, he’s awaiting release due to infractions stemming from attempting to smuggle drugs into prison. The murder charges against him were dropped by a unanimous jury. To make matters worse, the state refuses to give him back any of the hard drives they confiscated in 2010. Before being jailed, he bragged that he had a Beatles catalog waiting to get him through his bid, but until the trial of Marlo Mike is over. he can’t access any of it.”
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