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Jennifer Wilkov and How Rikers Island Changed Her Life

April 6, 2018

One day Jennifer Wilkov was a successful financial planner with a designer wardrobe and a cozy apartment on a tree-lined block. The next, she was an inmate in one of New York's most violent prisons for a crime she didn’t commit.

She tells the Hard Way how that experienced transformed her life and how she made it out a better and stranger person.