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Old 11-30-2017, 03:20 PM
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Default New mail rules for Ohio prisons

that are the new mail rules in ohio. I thought maybe I should share that with you ,a few of them were before but a few of them are new:
No incoming envelopes
no stamps
no Stickers
no blank greeting cards
Limit 5 pages white writing paper
no colored writing paper
Limit 5 pages of printed material
Limit 5 photos (5x7 or less)
No polaroids
no altered photos
no 4, hand sign, alcohol
no nudity, sheer clothing
no partial child nudity
no firearms
no gang related material
Limit 5 newspaper clippings
No DR&C copied material from Website
single fold cards ONLY (means no postcards anymore)
no handmade cards
no construction paper
no glitter
no glue
no crayon art
no marker art
no colored pencial art
no paint
no arts&crafts
no lipstick
no parfume
no hair
no pens/pencils
no bubble envelops
no calenders
no tattoo patterns
no bookmarers
no tissur papr
no body fluids
no money order
no personal chcks
no books
no magazines
Any printed material including but not limited to –newspapers, magazines, pamphlets, books, must come from a publishing or distributor

its already there, I got five letters back, because one had a postcard in, the sent it back. The other was a handmade card, printed in a store, so yes its already there. and they copy all letters means they dont get the original they just get a copy, they get a copy of the envelop too, the greeting card will get copied too, just pictures there get original.
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So pictures they get originals still?
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Yes that is the only thing they get original
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Well crap. I just sent a ton of holiday cards (designed by me, printed on regular paper) to Ohio prisons. Looks like they won't be getting them.
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I know they can have 5 5x7 photos sent at once but is there a limit on how many total photos they can have? Also, can I send some pages out of a crossword puzzle book?
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Well crap. I just sent a ton of holiday cards (designed by me, printed on regular paper) to Ohio prisons. Looks like they won't be getting them.
Maybe you have luck, and it will work because the prison do it. I cross my fingers.
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I know they can have 5 5x7 photos sent at once but is there a limit on how many total photos they can have? Also, can I send some pages out of a crossword puzzle book?
LIMIT is 5 pics per letter. no more..
i dont know if they accept that crossword pages anymore. I havent tried it yet.
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