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Articles by Karen Thimmes

Lucasville: The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising

By Staughton Lynd; Temple University Press, 2004; soft cover, 244 pages.


Reviewed by Karen G. Thimmes

Death Row in Ohio is located at Mansfield Correctional Institution, a stone's throw from the fabled Mansfield Penitentiary, where much of the Shawshank Redemption was filmed. But for four men, conveniently categorized as ...