WITH EDWARDS IN THE GOVERNOR’S MANSION: From Angola to Free by Sr. Forest C. Hammond-Martin,Tom Aswell

By Sr. Forest C. Hammond-Martin,Tom Aswell

The process this younger man’s promising lifestyles replaced with one mistake: the soccer hero with the athletic scholarship overvalued himself. In trying to dissolve a risky scenario, he failed and have become entangled in a violent crime resulting in a jail sentence for homicide. Saint went directly to serve time in Angola, essentially the most violent penitentiaries within the state. His mistake may fee him six years 9 months 3 days and 8 hours. His shot at a shorter sentence got here after studying a few application permitting him to paintings as a servant within the governor’s mansion in trade for a potential probability at freedom. After serving as a butler for Gov. Edwin W. Edwards for years, he got the coveted gold letter of pardon. His reports in Angola and the mansion tremendously affected him and altered the path of his existence. His tale is either cautionary and inspirational, whereas exposing an outmoded customized that's even now within the headlines as arguable.

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