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The Last Meal Criminals Request is the Last Meal the Inmate Will Ever Have

The choice of a last meal, is to select from items normally available from the prison kitchen. Pork chops. Fried chicken. Roast beef. Codfish. Sliced turkey breast. Maybe a steak, but not Chateubriand. Mashed or baked potatoes, or French Fries, but not twice-baked potato fromage. A simple salad, with an ordinary dressing. Common canned or Read More

Last Meal Death Row Request That Will Surprise You

Endless soup and salad buffet, which I would eat very slowly until the governor called with my pardon. But I don’t think one can do that. Most states with the death penalty place regulations on last meals. Many do not offer outside food — the order is cooked by the prison chef out of prison Read More