Young mother gets early release from Oklahoma prison

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin agrees to allow Patricia Spottedcrow to complete sentence in community corrections center

BY CARY ASPINWALL - Tulsa World Published: July 21, 2012

Gov. Mary Fallin has agreed to early release for inmate Patricia Spottedcrow, a young mother whose story of a lengthy sentence for a small marijuana deal was featured in a Tulsa World series on women in prison.

Under the governor’s...

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