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In The Glasgow Curse, I promise to take the reader on an eye-opening journey where you will find out how I was born in Exeter Prison to a violent, schizophrenic mother. My upbringing in the East End of Glasgow was just as bleak, and I ended up in care, destined for a life of violence and insecurity.

When I was only 15, I masterminded a daring break-in to a Glasgow pub, and many years of armed robberies, dealing class A drugs and gang fights followed. When I was not causing mayhem on the streets, I was serving terms in various young offenders’ institutions and maximum security prisons, where I was involved in some of the most serious prison riots and hostage taking of recent years.

In the course of my criminal career I became closely associate
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