Inmate Loses Weight To Leave Jail Early
After learning that he could reduce his jail sentence by losing few pounds, George McCovery who was imprisoned for driving on a suspended license accomplished the amazing goal of losing 25 pounds.
The Florida inmate was introduced to “Lake Courts,”‘s unconventional Judge Donna Miller “lose-a-pound, gain-a-day” program used the opportunity to shed some pounds, better manage his diabetes and get out of jail 9 days early.
McCovery who used prison food and exercising to achieve his goal told the Orlando Sentinel that he did not want to disappoint Judge Donna Miller who believed that he had enough willpower do get the job done.
Judge Donna Miller punishes some of the criminals who enter her courtroom in strange ways that include sentencing them to write Holiday cards or to tutor students in math.