“They’re just going out and doing it on their own. That’s my problem. It’s my story. They need to get permission from me to sell my story.”
“They are all talking about me quite obviously behind my back and they’re not afraid to push past me and push me around. There’s just a lot of chaos here. Quite a few of the inmates here are very pushy with me. They push past me. They start abusing me in Spanish because they know I don’t understand it and I haven’t actually done anything wrong.”
“I started losing feeling in my arms. It’s not all the time but it’s becoming an often occurring thing, and when I went to the doctors about it they basically just gave me vitamins and said ‘it’s stress.’ And I said, ‘well no, because you know this happened a few years ago and I lost complete feeling in half my body’ and they just wanted to just like push it under the rug.”
Sainsbury maintains her innocence, saying that she was set up and did not know of the drugs found in her luggage. Reportedly, she remains undecided as to whether she will plead guilty to the charges for a lesser sentence.