“People who had committed offenses aren’t different,” says CFSC member Joy Morris in a new video from CFSC. This was one of the biggest take-aways Joy describes learning from a rather unusual upbringing. In the video, Joy explains that she grew up in a household where her mother, Ruth Morris, regularly welcomed people to stay while they were awaiting trail for crimes ranging from petty drug offenses to murder. Watch this 4 minute video interview below.
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