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I Have a Daughter In Jail

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    My Daughter Is In Jail And I Have No Idea What To Do....

    My 28 year old daughter is in jail and facing time in prison and I have no idea what I am suppose to do! My daughter is a serious drug addict and needs a long term treatment facility, but not 10 to 30 years in prison. I am very grateful that she is in jail, I know she is safe...
    strwbrryalice strwbrryalice 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 22, 2012

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    My Daughter Is In Jail For 6 Months

    My daughter is in jail. Her sentence is for 6 months. It has been one month now.  She has been doing drugs for 10 years now and been in and out of jail for days at a time.  He dad always gets her out. (We are divorced). I want to visit but I don't know if it is the right thing...
    my2daughters my2daughters 66-70 2 Responses Dec 22, 2011

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    My 41 Year Old Daughter Is Sentenced To 45 Months

    My daughter has a long history of prescription drug abuse and illegal drug abuse. She became a person I did not even know, lying, stealing, manipulative, you name it. It took me a long time to not to be an enabler, making excuses for her because she has a chronic illness. But...
    candiesmom candiesmom 56-60, F 2 Responses Jun 12, 2012

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    I Have A Daughter In Jail

    My daughter is 18 & has been in jail 4x in the past year and a half. The last time in jail was for shoplifting, violation of probation by not passing her drug tests. She spent 72 days in jail and then went straight to rehab for 28days. She got out on a Friday and by Sunday was...
    tinahall87 tinahall87 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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    She Is Coming Home Soon

    the dui with serious bodily injury was dropped because there wasnot enough evidence and a semi truck hit her she has one more charge and i hope that the judge orders her to a drug treatment program she  is my daughter and i love her with all my heart but i am worried of her...
    cbusias cbusias 51-55, F 3 Responses Mar 19, 2009

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    Senior Portrait Is A Mugshot :(

    My daughter turned 18 in February and its been hell since. She started drinking and smoking weed, leaving home for days without permission or telling me where she was. She moved in with a guy whose best friend abused her, came home, went back and has basically been losing her...
    evolvutghiL evolvutghiL 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 14, 2012

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    Hope Is There

    Not sure what your situation is but justed wanted to lend an ear. I too was the daughter in jail once before. It was the most devestating experience in my life and I all I could think of was getting out and hugging my father the biggest support of my life. I know it may be hard...
    mingokid mingokid 31-35, F 5 Responses Mar 14, 2009

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    My Daughter Has A Booking No..

     My oldest daughter was my "perfect" kid. She never got in trouble, got good grades, very civic oriented. Graduated from college w/ 2 majors and went to law school. Then, I notice a change. She had moved to San Diego from the Southeast. She changed her appearance...
    HappySolo HappySolo 51-55, F 8 Responses Oct 9, 2009

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    I have a daughter in jail

    for the last 21 month until her trial this week. Addicted to opiate she was at the wrong place at the wrong time and unfortunately two young drug dealers were shot by the associate she was with. In the state of Florida regardless if she had a gun or not she is considered a...
    Miswiti Miswiti 56-60, F Jun 13

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    ...My Lil Girl...My Heartache..

    ...my youngest lil girl..she is 20 years old..she is in jail and has been there for 2 years fighting her cases. The D.A. offered her 20 years for all three cases..im in shock, I'm scared, I'm stuck.. I don't know what to say..when familys members and friends ask me? "why...what...
    TRIPPY0191 TRIPPY0191 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 11, 2013

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    So Alone

    my daughters have been in and out of jail for 10 years for drug abuse they need help i dont know what to do i dont have alot of money to get lawyers so its the same violation of probation there is no hope for my one daughter she will be going to prison and i really wish there was...
    cbusias cbusias 51-55, F 23 Responses Mar 14, 2009

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    Ashley3085 Ashley3085 26-30, F 37 mins ago

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    Hey guys I really want him to call me my boyfriend is have a bad day in jail and it is drive me crazy I don't want him to get in more trouble I just hope he will call me soon
    Meagbabe27 Meagbabe27 26-30 1 hr ago

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    So yesterday i got a call from the girls school. Their principle told me that mindie was mouthing off to her teacher. So she was sent to the office with a pink slip. So she asked...
    jennylovesroses jennylovesroses 22-25, F 4 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    My daughter has gone off to school for her second day. I'm prod of my little girl for being brave and going back on the bus. She had a rough first day, her second day will be...
    SubmissiveThoughts SubmissiveThoughts 22-25, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    My girlfriend was 17 and three months pregnant when we met. The father bailed out as soon as he found out she was carrying twins. I fell for her before she started showing and...
    anaz4 anaz4 18-21 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Precious, Priceless, Pristine, Pure, Prized and Perfect – this is what a mother-daughter bond looks like in words. I love you.
    MeJustBeing MeJustBeing 36-40, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    jus woke up, so fresh in my mind.... had the reoccurring dream about the hidden river. then, there was a cabin I rented nearby? strange? my ex hubby was there, then me and Ash N...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 1 day ago

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    Up early for my daughter's first day of school. I'm proud of her my little firs grader. I'm a little nervous about her going on the bus alone but I know she will be ok.
    SubmissiveThoughts SubmissiveThoughts 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't know why this jail is take so long to turn on the phones
    Meagbabe27 Meagbabe27 26-30 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When I was about three years old my mother beat me so hard I remember she put vaseline on my bum because it was so red. When I was older I got to pick which belt I was going to be...
    BenBrin BenBrin 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Today when I picked my daughter up from preschool... her: Mommy look what I made (a drawing of our family) me: oh wow you got it spot on baby girl her: Mommy when is our family...
    Pandalover7 Pandalover7 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I hope my boy friend is not mad at me I am trying my best I don't get paid until next wed I don't know what to tell him it is so expensive in jail it is killing me how expensive...
    Meagbabe27 Meagbabe27 26-30 3 days ago

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    My family and I, along with my daughter's friends, spent the day celebrating her birthday. I've always allowed my kids to choose their birthday activities. My daughter surprised me...
    MsAnnieMack MsAnnieMack 46-50, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Yup my baby is in jail. I stay strong for him. He's my best friend he's been in there for 4 months I love him lol. He knows just what to say to make me smile. :)
    Kayla122729798 Kayla122729798 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I think the only reason I'm on here right now is because I've never talked about this out loud to anyone, and being in this type of family dynamic is isolating. I only have to...
    Summer26061997 Summer26061997 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I always felt from a young age that I may not be able to have children. I don't know why, it was just always something that seemed right to me. I love babies and children, but...
    kitkat0216 kitkat0216 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    My boyfriends in jail and its only been 2 days but they seem to go on forever... he could be facing serious prison time.. I'm falling apart idk what to do.. I love him so much and...
    Certalichsgurl Certalichsgurl 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I love my daughter so much that I chose to create an open adoption plan for her to ensure that she has the life I know she deserves. And I'm super excited to visit her this weekend...
    anonison anonison 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    My boyfriend in jail and he is in different state so i can see him when some one bring me to see him so I talk to him on the cell I will be so happy when this stuff is done with
    Meagbabe27 Meagbabe27 26-30 a week ago

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    I was maybe about 16. He lied to me about his age... saying he was 17 when really he was 25. He used to cut me, choke me, and rape me. He used me for sex and then when i got...
    nicky3489 nicky3489 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 21

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    hi im so relieved and ashamed of my self. i have a 2 yr old and my husband has a 3 yr old from his ex wife. we've been married. 2 yrs now and im in my third trimester. his...
    ghost2015 ghost2015 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    My boyfriend got ten months five and a half passed already and it was very hard to deal with. I got in the routine of seeing him every Saturday because I can't go during the week...
    Whattodo1213 Whattodo1213 51-55, F 4 Responses Aug 19

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    I cant help but feel jealous and hurt when I see moms and daughters together. Smiling, hanging out, respecting one another. Its been a long road with my only daughter. Shes 20. I...
    sheerbliss sheerbliss 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    So over the past few years (ok maybe 12 yrs), I have felt that a friend on mine's kid was my own daughter. All of the time frames fit as to her being my daughter. I have seen...
    mrhollerly mrhollerly 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    please any girl can be daughter
    anupreetatinkle33 anupreetatinkle33 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    no, I'm actually the daughter n I think my mother hates me.... I still wanna understand why?
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 Aug 17

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    My husband has been in jail for 2 months. He is an alcoholic and coke addict and I believe this is his rock bottom. He could be serving up to a year but is in the rehab program in...
    JillShep JillShep 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    Today I got to go visit him in jail and seeing him in an orange jumpsuit really hit me but I'm glad I went....I hadn't realized how much I actually missed seeing him. The visit was...
    evelazquez evelazquez 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    Once upon a time... There was a girl coming of age. She had dreams about her world. She listened to calming, euphoric songs on YouTube. There she was believing she could do...
    Butterflying100 Butterflying100 22-25, F Aug 16

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    I was talking to a friend of mine the other day. She’s a wonderful mother, and about 75% of her time and energy is all about her kids. So quite naturally she regaled me with a...
    Sarahbellas Sarahbellas 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 16

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