November 13, 2017

Second Chances for Some

Almost all people in prison will eventually return to society, but there are many barriers that can upend a successful reentry and hopes for a second chance.
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Almost all people in prison will eventually return to society, but there are many barriers that can upend a successful reentry and hopes for a second chance. Joe Watson and Clyde Lee Harden became friends while serving over 10 years in the Arizona State Prison system, and have remained in each other’s support system after incarceration. They share candid personal stories of the emotional, psychological,and logistical challenges they face during their reentry, and the support systems that make all the difference. Hon. Judge Charles Pyle expands on those challenges and barriers, and what he thinks should change.

Videographers: Sandra Westdahl, Steve Riggs
Producer: Heather Gray
Editor: Nate Huffman
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