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Monday, November 30, 2009

Roger Avary Sent Back To Jail, Loses Work Release Arrangement

Oscar winner Roger Avary ("Pulp Fiction") who's been Tweeting since his 1 year sentence for vehicular homicide began some months ago has found that Tweeting wasn't such a good idea. His sentence originally allowed him work release. Now, because his regular Tweets have gained such popularity, the judge has sent him back to regular confinement. Read more here in a CNN story and here in a BBC article.

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