Woman details how being white and hav...

Woman details how being white and having money helped her avoid PRISON

'Being white helped me avoid prison': 'Educated' Virginia woman details how 'privilege' and wealth enabled her to escape spending YEARS behind bars Jennifer Jordan, 36, opened up in an essay about how privilege helped her get her life back on track after being arrested several times She served time in jail and in juvenile facilities beginning at the age of 14 and until she was 21, including a year at a juvenile facility in Bon Air, Virginia Jordan, who is based in Charlotte, North Carolina, explained how having money also helped find employment while on probation and return to college Jordan recalled law enforcement officers telling her she 'shouldn't be here' when she got arrested, or calling it 'a waste' A woman has candidly opened up about the many ways in which being white - and having financial privilege - helped her avoid going to prison throughout several years.

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