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Judge in Trayvon Martin Case Revokes Bond of Zimmerman

Judge in Trayvon Martin Case Revokes Bond of Zimmerman | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
The judge said George Zimmerman and his wife, Shellie, misled the court about how much money they had available, ordering him returned to jail within 48 hours.
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Florida woman jailed for firing 'warning shot' at husband to appeal

Florida woman jailed for firing 'warning shot' at husband to appeal | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
JACKSONVILLE, Florida (Reuters) - A New York attorney well-known for representing battered women in homicide cases is now legal counsel for a Jacksonville woman serving a 20-year sentence for firing a gun in the direction of her husband.
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Prisoners Of Conscience Committee (POCC/BPPC): Nominate Chairman Fred Hampton Jr For The 10th Annual Hoodie Awards

Prisoners Of Conscience Committee (POCC/BPPC): Nominate Chairman Fred Hampton Jr For The 10th Annual Hoodie Awards | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

Nominate Chairman Fred Hampton Jr For The 10th Annual Hoodie Awards  IMMEDIATELY - Nominate by 6pmEST - 5PM CENTRAL - 6PM PST Nominate Chairman Fred Hampton Jr For The 10th Annual Hoodie Awards


Best Community Leader
Name of Nominee: Chairman Fred Hampton Jr.
Address: P.O. Box 368255
City:       Chicago, Illinois 60636
Contact: Phone - 773.256.9451


Click Below Nominate Chairman Fred Hampton Jr.


We nominated Chairman Fred For The Following Reasons


Chairman Fred Hampton Jr. Is a grassroots organizer, the streets are his office. Chairman Fred fights with no budget. His fights include those against police brutality, bringing jobs into the community and freedom. Chairman Fred is overworked and underpaid.
From Trayvon Martin to Mumia Abu Jamal - Chairman Fred fights for the people and has spent a lifetime fighting.  

http://hoodieawards.steveharvey.com/nominations/ ;

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From The G-Man: Marissa Alexander Rally Cancelled

From The G-Man: Marissa Alexander Rally Cancelled | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
the May 29th rally in Jacksonville, Florida for Marissa Alexander, which was scheduled to start at 8 am, has been cancelled due to Tropical Storm Beryl. Information regarding a new date and time for the rally will be announced as it becomes available.   Organizations and civic groups that planned rallies in other states and communities are urged to proceed. 
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PSA - Marissa Alexander March and Rally May 29th

She was handed a 20 year mandatory sentence for defending herself from an abusive husband. May 29th come out and PROTEST, DEMONSTRATE the unjust prison sente...
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Subtropical Storm Beryl swirls toward southeast coast

Subtropical Storm Beryl swirls toward southeast coast | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
MIAMI (Reuters) - Subtropical Storm Beryl moved slowly toward the U.S. southeastern coast on Saturday, threatening heavy rains and dangerous surf for Memorial Day weekend beachgoers in northern Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.
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Stand Your Ground Marissa Alexander: Justice For Marissa March & Rally May 29th Jacksonville Florida

Stand Your Ground Marissa Alexander: Justice For Marissa March & Rally May 29th Jacksonville Florida | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Justice For Marissa March & Rally May 29th Jacksonville Florida
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Mortician discovers gunshot wound in body after man's death ruled natural

Mortician discovers gunshot wound in body after man's death ruled natural | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Detroit police and EMS workers said Leslie Brooks died of natural causes during the weekend. But when his body arrived at a funeral home, the mortician saw it differently.
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WASHINGTON WATCH: Marissa Alexander’s Father Raoul Jenkins And First Husband Lincoln Alexander Speak Out (VIDEO) | Roland Martin Reports

WASHINGTON WATCH: Marissa Alexander’s Father Raoul Jenkins And First Husband Lincoln Alexander Speak Out (VIDEO) | Roland Martin Reports | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Roland Martin talks with Raoul Jenkins and Lincoln Alexander, father and first husband, respectively of Marissa Alexander. Marissa Alexander was sentenced last week to a 20- year prison term for firing a warning shot at her abusive second husband.
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Panel discusses 'stand your ground' law

Panel discusses 'stand your ground' law | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
An expert panel of lawyers, professors and state representatives were joining forces Tuesday evening to help better explain a controversial law that's recently come under the national spotlight.
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LA Occupy and Occupy The Hood Battle Report from Chicago Ill. NATO Summitt

LA Occupy and Occupy The Hood Battle Report from Chicago Ill. NATO Summitt | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

Battle Report from Los Angeles Occupy Protestors and Los Angeles Occupy The Hood Protestors at NATO Summitt in Chicago Illinois. 11:30pmEST - 10:30pmCentral Listen via the link above or call in - 858-683-0730

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Free Marissa Alexander

Free Marissa Alexander | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
(Paraphrased from Marissa's Letter) http://www.justiceformarissa.blogspot.com
Marissa Alexander is a mother of three children (twins plus one), and...
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Osayande Stands His Ground for Marissa Alexander » Ewuare X. Osayande

Osayande Stands His Ground for Marissa Alexander » Ewuare X. Osayande | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

Activist and poet Ewuare Osayande joined other speakers including Pam Africa at a speak-out/teach-in for Marissa Alexander, African American mother serving a 20 year sentence for defending herself without killing anyone in the same state (FL) that failed to arrest George Zimmerman immediately after killing Trayvon Martin. The event, held at the corner of 52nd and Market Streets in Philadelphia, PA, was organized by Iresha Picot and Jamila K. Wilson.

For more about the case of Marissa Alexander, read Osayande’s commentary.

Click here to learn how you can support Marissa Alexander.

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You call this justice? Not if it’s the victim who goes to prison - Fred Grimm - MiamiHerald.com

You call this justice? Not if it’s the victim who goes to prison - Fred Grimm - MiamiHerald.com | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
The “victim,” in this twisted tale of Florida justice, was Rico Gray, a 245-pound Jacksonville truck driver with a proclivity for domestic violence.
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Stand Your Ground Marissa Alexander: ATTORNEY MICHAEL G. DOWD - PIONEER IN BATTERED WOMEN'S MOVEMENT LAUNCHES FIGHT FOR MARISSA ALEXANDER

Stand Your Ground Marissa Alexander: ATTORNEY MICHAEL G. DOWD - PIONEER IN BATTERED WOMEN'S MOVEMENT LAUNCHES FIGHT FOR MARISSA ALEXANDER | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

ATTORNEY MICHAEL G. DOWD - PIONEER IN BATTERED WOMEN'S MOVEMENT LAUNCHES FIGHT FOR MARISSA ALEXANDER

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Marissa AlexanderMay 29th March/Rally Cancelled

Marissa AlexanderMay 29th March/Rally Cancelled | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

The 8:00AM May 29th Rally in Jacksonville, Florida for Marissa Alexander Has Been Cancelled due to tropical storm Beryl. New Date And Time To Be Announced.

If you have planned rallies in other states and communities please feel free to continue your plans.

Marissa Alexander, a mother of 3, MBA , had no prior criminal record; was attacked by her husband who has a known and documented history of domestic abuse on August 1, 2010. Marissa was arrested after she fired a warning shot into the wall - after her husband threatened to kill her. She was sentenced to 20 years in prison.

Find Updates at: http://www.justice4marissa.com

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FREE MARISSA (PSA). MAY 29TH 2012 @ HEMMING PLAZA

She was handed a 20 year mandatory sentence for defending herself from an abusive husband. May 29th come out and PROTEST, DEMONSTRATE the unjust jail sentenc...
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March Rally For Marissa Alexander Tue May 29th 2012 8AM

March  Rally For Marissa Alexander Tue May 29th 2012 8AM | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Marissa Alexander a mother of 3 children MBA Masters of Business Administration no prior criminal record was attacked by her husband who has a known and documented history of domestic abuse on August 1 2010.
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NAACP, elected officials protest '10-20-Life' law

NAACP, elected officials protest '10-20-Life' law | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Florida's mandatory minimum sentencing law came under fire again Thursday.
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U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald Will Step Down In June

U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald Will Step Down In June | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
CHICAGO — Patrick Fitzgerald, one of the most feared U.S.
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$4.1 million settlement for pregnant inmates who say they were shackled

$4.1 million settlement for pregnant inmates who say they were shackled | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
A federal judge today granted preliminary approval to a $4.1 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit brought on behalf of a group of female detainees at the Cook County Jail who claimed they were shackled while they were pregnant and in...
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Marissa Alexander Legal Defense Fund

Marissa Alexander Legal Defense Fund | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
We need the support to help fund Marrisa's legal defense team. Please help to further her cause.
Marissa Alexander faces 20 years in prison for Standing Her Ground. Her husband beat her while she was pregnant.
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State Attorney Angela Corey on new courthouse, Marissa Alexander, George Zimmerman, Cristian Fernandez

State Attorney Angela Corey on new courthouse, Marissa Alexander, George Zimmerman, Cristian Fernandez | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
State Attorney Angela Corey on new courthouse, Marissa Alexander, George Zimmerman, Cristian Fernandez...
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