IDGNS: Do you feel that there are probably other people in your position?
Amero: I suppose there are; you just don't hear about it.
IDGNS: Do you see yourself ever working again?
Amero: I don't know if it will ever happen. At this time, I don't think straight. I put my hand in a wood splitter last month. I was really upset and all this stuff was going on and I wasn't paying attention. I ended up getting 14 stitches put in my finger.
IDGNS: What do you think about computers?
Amero: I don't touch them except for e-mail.
IDGNS: So you don't use the Web?
Amero: I don't want to touch it. I just don't like it (laughs). I just don't do anything with it.
IDGNS: Why do you think prosecutors didn't back off and just drop the case?
Amero: I don't know. I think they wanted their pound of flesh because all these people in the world came to my defense. They thought they had a crack case, 40 years in jail, make a name for themselves, another notch in their belt.
And somebody, my shining star, said 'No way.'
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