Marching Powder: San Pedro Prison

“Dutchman Niels Van Iperen and Australian Rusty Young, a young Sydney lawyer and aspiring writer who set off on a round the world odyssey” … “and ended up inside San Pedro – but as a guest, not an inmate. Out of this experience came his best-seller, Marching Powder, which tells the story of one of the prison’s most famous residents, the British drug trafficker and San Pedro tour guide, Thomas McFadden. Posing as an international human rights lawyer, Young eventually helped secure McFadden’s release. The book, which was released in August, deals with McFadden’s personal journey, but the documentary tells a different story.”
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