They get more mail, by far, than a lifer or your average inmate coming home.
But that means a significant portion of the lifer population is behind bars for a non-homicide, Nellis points out.
The report reveals some disturbing trends in the current lifer prison population, Nellis says.
"'E'll get a lifer, that's a certainty," she observed to the lodgers downstairs when she had left the horror-stricken boy alone.
Hunder'd'n One—lifer—plays off crazy—forty lashes every Monday.
There is a lifer here in Folsom, Matthew Davies, of old pioneer stock, who is trusty of the scaffold and execution chamber.
The djinn was in for a lifer, and was immortal; so thought Challis to himself.
If you stay here, you're a marked man; and when you are found tripping it'll be a lifer for you, at the least.
A lifer, an' hasn't a friend in th' woild, but he's happy as th' day's long.
Up the beach we chased, and dragged out the boat we called our ‘lifer.’