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July 15, 2009

James On His Own

James Morrow had some problems growing up and ended up in foster care. That experience was a nightmare. He returned home to try living with his mother again, but ended up dropping out of high school. Shortly after, his family was evicted. For a time, James was living completely on his own - staying with a friend's family, avoiding both school and the state foster care program. That's when he met Dianne Reinhardt, an artisan baker who gave James a job.

As he tells Dick Gordon, James feels like his life is finally on the right track and he's learning how to take care of himself. This story originally aired on October 28, 2008.

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