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'My chance to change my life': Woman shares story of being in federal dry cell

Updated: Jul 7, 2022

Lisa Adams reflects on prison and self-worth while awaiting judge's decision on dry cells

Shaina Luck · CBC News · Posted: Apr 10, 2021 8:00 AM AT | Last Updated: April 10, 2021

A few weeks after being released from prison, Lisa Adams was able to visit with her young sons and hold them for the first time in a year.

"This is the most positive I've felt. I feel like I have a lot going for me right now," she said in an interview in February, about a month after her release from Nova Institution in Truro, N.S.



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