The newest This American Life makes the blood boil:

We hear the story of Lindsey Dills, who forges two checks on her parents' checking account when she's 17, one for $40 and one for $60, and ends up in drug court for five and a half years, including 14 months behind bars, and then she serves another five years after thatsix months of it in Arrendale State Prison, the other four and a half on probation.

She was also held in solitary confinement for weeks on end without access to her medicine.

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