Over the last 21 years, 43-year-old Seth Ferranti earned a master’s degree, got married, launched a writing career and founded a publishing house. And he did it all from behind bars.
His crime and punishment are so out of line, it is difficult to believe that the USA would treat a college kid selling pot and LSD as if he were Pablo Escobar, but that's what they did. He got the highest possible sentence. Even Adam Diaz, head of the Dominican drug cartel featured in the book Betrayal in Blue, served far far less time in an American prison.
Now Seth is an accomplished author and magazine writer, but the true highlight of his career is being on True Crime Uncensored this Saturday! Listen live with your free Outlwaw Radio app for your smartphone, or go to outlawradiolive.com!
I deserved to be in prison—but not for 20 to 25 years. Maybe 10 years, since if I went for four or five years, I wouldn't have learned anything. Still, despite everything, I'm happy with who I am today and where I am at.