"Right now it's all about the haircut," he said. "Everybody wants a fade whether you're Somali, Asian, Hispanic. Once you master the fade on different textures, are you really serving the full demographic? It's still niche."
Chris Burke, a spokesman for the Federal Bureau of Prisons, said Monday that various factors contribute to where a convict serves his prison sentence, including everything from prison crowding to what level of security he or she requires and the availability of on-site mental health and substance abuse treatment - counseling for which McDade said Cook should be evaluated.