Rebuffs in official Louisiana economy stress former TN prisoner Whipple - Nooganomics. Local economy & free markets
print Rob Whipple was released in June from a Tennessee prison and is finding that his criminal record for property offenses is holding him back in a new life in Louisiana. He is self-taught in law, and as an inmate filed federal lawsuits against the system and its for-profit operator, CoreCivic, for abuses. He is a former correspondent whose tribulations were also covered at — DJT By Rob Whipple So I am coming to realize I’ve made a grave mistake coming to Louisiana. I’ve been here over a month, have sent out hundreds of resumes and applications, gone on dozens of