A prisoner in a Mississippi jail asked a guard to charge his cell phone. Instead, he got 12 more years behind bars.  Now, a debate over the harshness of his sentence - and a push to rehear his case.  Plus, Nashville singer-songwriter Katie Pruitt talks about the internal conflicts of her youth and a struggle to be herself on the next Morning Edition from NPR News.

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