Darlene Lorenz laughs with friends at the Exodus House Christmas party at St. Luke's United Methodist Church in North Tulsa on Dec. 14, 2011. Lorenz received a 600 year sentence for a previous drug crime, but was released on parole after 12 years. Lorenz currently works at Exodus House, which helps offenders transition into life after incarceration. Credit: Adam Wisneski / Tulsa World