He was sentenced to life in prison. Then he won a seat in D.C. government.

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On June 15, Joel Castón became the District’s first incarcerated person to serve in public office. He told The Post that he hopes to be an advocate for the prison population. Read more: https://wapo.st/3BHrCB8. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK

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