NPR logo Publisher and editor RICHARD STRATTON of the magazine Prison Life

Publisher and editor RICHARD STRATTON of the magazine Prison Life

Publisher and editor RICHARD STRATTON of the magazine Prison Life

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Publisher and editor RICHARD STRATTON of the magazine Prison Life. The magazine is written for and about prisoners, and includes such regular features as In Cell Cooking and Cellmate of the Month. It also includes legal advice, medical and health tips, and fiction, poetry, and art by prisoners and ex-prisoners. STRATTON spent eight years in prison for pot smuggling. This year HBO began a series of documentaries on life behind bars with the Prison Life magazine. (The phone number for the magazine is 1-800-207-2659). (THIS INTERVIEW RUNS INTO THE SECOND HALF OF THE SHOW