July 18, 2018

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  • "FYI" YOUNG OFFENDERS SUFFER ADULT PUNISHMENTS

    The Families of Youth Incarcerated (FYI) is an organization that is taking a bold and serious stance against the prosecution and incarceration of juveniles in the adult criminal system. Florida is one of 15 states that allow prosecutors to "direct file" adult charges against juvenile offenders but FYI is advocating for reform of these direct…

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  • “FYI” YOUNG OFFENDERS SUFFER ADULT PUNISHMENTS

    The Families of Youth Incarcerated (FYI) is an organization that is taking a bold and serious stance against the prosecution and incarceration of juveniles in the adult criminal system. Florida is one of 15 states that allow prosecutors to "direct file" adult charges against juvenile offenders but FYI is advocating for reform of these direct…

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  • FLAWS OF FLORIDA'S DEATH PENALTY

    "Justice is never advanced in the taking of a human life. Morality is never upheld by a legalized murder." Coretta Scott King The Death Penalty makes mistakes. 24 prisoners have moved from Florida's Death Row to Freedom, the highest number in the nation, due to evidence of innocence. Floridians are questioning the enforcement of the…

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  • FLAWS OF FLORIDA'S DEATH PENALTY

    "Justice is never advanced in the taking of a human life. Morality is never upheld by a legalized murder." Coretta Scott King The Death Penalty makes mistakes. 24 prisoners have moved from Florida's Death Row to Freedom, the highest number in the nation, due to evidence of innocence. Floridians are questioning the enforcement of the…

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  • FLAWS OF FLORIDA’S DEATH PENALTY

    "Justice is never advanced in the taking of a human life. Morality is never upheld by a legalized murder." Coretta Scott King The Death Penalty makes mistakes.  24 prisoners have moved from Florida's Death Row to Freedom, the highest number in the nation, due to evidence of innocence. Floridians are questioning the enforcement of the…

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  • INTRODUCING – THE DREAM DEFENDERS

    Dream Defenders: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOnnQVZyY1w                                http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WoeUrLNvPnU&feature=youtu.be The Dream Defenders, a group of active, passionate college students who refuse to accept "No" for an answer, have been occupying the Governor's office at Florida's State Capital since Tuesday, July 16, 2013,after George Zimmerman was found…

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  • INHUMANITY IS CONTIGUOUS NATIONWIDE

    PLANTATIONS, PRISONS AND PROFITS By Charles M. Blow, The New York Times 26 May 12 Louisiana is the world's prison capital. The state imprisons more of its people, per head, than any of its US counterparts. First among Americans means first in the world. Louisiana's incarceration rate is nearly triple Iran's, seven times China's and…

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  • MARISSA ALEXANDER'S MOUNTAIN

    Marissa Alexander is a 31 year old mother of three is facing a mandatory minimum sentence of 20 years in a Florida prison for discharging her firearm into the ceiling of her home to ward off further abuse at the hands of her husband, Rico Gray. Mr. Gray had just assaulted Marissa and was at…

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  • MARISSA ALEXANDER’S MOUNTAIN

    Marissa Alexander is a 31 year old mother of three is facing a mandatory minimum sentence of 20 years in a Florida prison for discharging her firearm into the ceiling of her home to ward off  further abuse at the hands of her husband, Rico Gray.  Mr. Gray had just assaulted Marissa and was at…

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