The prison penpal concept was designed to help just one woman. Single women are seeking mail from people on the outside.Write a prisoner and let an inmate know they still matter.A Canadian citizen, Khadr was captured in Afghanistan in 2002 at age 15 after a firefight with U. The case proved divisive: defenders called Khadr a child soldier while the then-Conservative government dismissed calls to seek leniency, noting he had pleaded guilty to a serious crime."Meet Canada's newest multi-millionaire – Omar Khadr," said the Conservatives as they unveiled a protest petition. Khadr later recanted and his lawyers said he had been grossly mistreated.Ideas of becoming a pen pal while in prison exploded when female inmates were helped.Female prisoners wanted someone to write to them and the idea grew quickly to hundreds of thousands of incarcerated women nation wide.
And when we catch you, and we will catch you, on top of a hefty fine, a criminal charge and a years driving suspension we will also provide you with a bonus gift of playing the offices copy of Nickelback in the cruiser on the way to jail,” the post read.The warning was accompanied with a photo of a cassette — yes cassette — of Nickelback’s 2001 album “Silver Side Up.” As maligned as the Canadian rockers are (even in their own country), they were one of the top-selling acts of the early 2000s.“Silver Side Up” went platinum six times in the United States (and eight times north of the border), featuring songs like “How Your Remind Me” and “Never Again.” Frontman Kroeger made headlines a few years ago by dating, and then splitting from, fellow Canadian rocker Avril Lavigne.Khadr spent a decade in Guantanamo before being returned to Canada in 2012 to serve the rest of his sentence.He was released on bail in 2015 and lives in Edmonton, Alberta.