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By Mara Leveritt

for lots of who have heard of the West Memphis Three--especially via "Devil's Knot" and/or the function movie according to that publication, the tale in their trials ended while the court docket passed down their sentences. For the kids, even though, that second marked the beginning of another tale, yet another risky than the 1st.
Jason Baldwin used to be 16, the youngest of the 3 children, whilst he heard himself sentenced to lifestyles in criminal without threat of parole. "Dark Spell" is the account of what it was once prefer to be taken in handcuffs and shackles into Arkansas's grownup legal procedure, the place inmates and guards alike observed him as a Satanic child-killer. a lot of those that despatched him there didn't anticipate him to outlive. criminal officers shared an analogous, reasonable worry. greater than as soon as, loss of life hovered perilously close to. yet Jason survived. He survived, daily and yr via 12 months, in a single of the most harsh environments on American soil. this may be a troublesome tale to undergo, retailer that it's brightened and remodeled via Jason's perception and upbeat character.
"Dark Spell" illuminates the various methods America's justice approach, as soon as having long gone flawed, can struggle to maintain that inaccurate. It celebrates the numerous usual heroes who rose up, utilizing artwork and new expertise, to problem trials they perceived as mockeries of justice. At its middle, "Dark Spell" walks readers into felony with an blameless teen and divulges how he controlled to forge a lifetime of honor by means of now not forsaking his own integrity, hard an schooling, and learning the peace to be present in kicking Hacky Sack.

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