In his own words - Jackie Lee Thompson, juvenile lifer

This podcast is an exclusive, previously unpublished interview with Jackie Lee Thompson, following his release from state prison. He spent decades behind bars follow a life sentence without parole for murder at age 15. Such sentences now ruled unconstitutional, he is among the first to be released.

At the start of the interview, Thompson refers to a female reporter from another media outlet who interviewed him recently. Thompson's niece, who gave him a home following the release, can be heard in the background.