VIDEO: Cody & Glen | AVID Prison Project

While in prison, Glen Huggins was rapidly losing weight, his stomach distended, and he became weak and frail. His deteriorating condition was treated with antacids. Cody still wonders why his father couldn’t see a doctor until the very end of his life to diagnose him with stage four esophageal cancer.

This video was created in partnership with Arizona Center for Disability Law and Disability Rights Washington‘s Amplifying Voices of Inmates with Disabilities (AVID) Prison Project.

Arizona Center for Disability Law and Disability Rights Washington, the publisher of Rooted in Rights, are the protection and advocacy agencies for Arizona and Washington, respectively, and are members of the National Disability Rights Network.