A good friend of mine took me aside at a benefit that I spoke at last Friday concerning Marie Mason and Eric McDavid doing draconian sentences in federal prison. He asked me, soto voce, if I really wanted to get a ride home with another friend who had offered.
“Why not?” I asked.
“You don’t know what happened?” he said.
I realized that he was talking about a drug bust this other friend had recently sustained. He was obviously concerned with my potential legal exposure given my continuing elderly offender home detention status. A reasonable concern.
I chuckled about it and blew the matter off. I took the ride.
Nevertheless, it’s a good topic to address and was in part the subject of my dissertation for a doctorate in psych. more…