I married a murderer and now I help youth with family members in prison

I spent much of our 7 years of marriage fighting for all kinds of things for families and for him.

Amy Friedman was a respected newspaper columnist in Kingston, Ontario when she fell in love with an inmate.  A mature, educated, successful woman from a loving family breaks all the stereotypes we have about prison wives but the minute she said, “I do” to a murderer, Amy felt her status drop. Now she helps others fight the stigma of loving someone who is incarcerated. Watch the video above to learn more.

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Met While Incarcerated

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