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Gray Area

7 EpisodesProduced by Julie Reynolds MartinezWebsite

Gray Area tells the stories of people who are dealing with this whole thing we call justice, people who are trying to get beyond labels of right and wrong or good and evil to get to something bigger – redemption. Gray Area deals with some pretty heavy stuff, but it also lightens up when you least ex… read more

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Episode 04: Lou

“Don’t tie my shoe, mother f***er!”

Lou Hammonds started out like lots of kids — playing Little League with neighbors and classmates, getting good grades and attending summer school, just because he wanted to.

But by the time he was a teenager, Lou was pursuing a career as a criminal. He built a life around trying to become the “worst of the worst.” His goal was to keep up with other young men who had committed multiple homicides.

The law caught up with him, of course, and he wound up with a life sentence in a supermax prison.

That’s not the end of Lou’s story, though. Something unexpected happened inside that remote prison’s walls that made Lou change — for good.

SHOW NOTES |  FEATURED MUSIC:

Audiobinger | Bottom Feeders, My Downfall, Stress
Blue Dot Sessions | Gusty Hollow
Ketsa | Mindset, Good Evening Melancholy
Komiku | The Wind
Ryan Little | West Coast

Thanks to the Free Music Archive | Art by Avalon Reynolds Episode 04: Louhttps://episodes.castos.com/A-show-about-justice-and-redemption/LOUjuly11A.mp3

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Episode 04: Lou was first posted on July 11, 2018 at 7:22 am.
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