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Convicted hitman could help clear another man of murder

Convicted hitman could help clear another man of murder

 

Justice will prevail #FREEDAVONTAE
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LET MY PEOPLE GO!!" FREE THE IRP6, MARISSA & DAVONTAE

LET MY PEOPLE GO!!" FREE THE IRP6, MARISSA & DAVONTAE | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it



***FREE THE IRP6*** **FREE MARISSA ALEXANDER** **FREE DAVONTAE SANFORD** "FREE THIS NATION OF WRONG DOING AND INJUSTICE"....."God Bless Us Everyone" ***Join the "MOVEMENT"..."LIKE" our FB pages to show your love and support.*** https://www.facebook.com/FreetheIRP6 ; https://www.facebook.com/SupportForMarissaAlexander https://www.facebook.com/davontae.sanford.5?fref=ts

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Spoken Word- Injustices and Disparities "What Would You Do"?

My words about State officials, Watch and Listen!!!
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School Asks Dad Why Dead Son Isn't in Class

School Asks Dad Why Dead Son Isn't in Class | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The father of a New York City teen who died on a school field trip said he's had to deal with more heartache after he received phone calls informing him his son was skipping class.
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Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reids guilty pleas rejected by Peru prosecutors

Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reids guilty pleas rejected by Peru prosecutors | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reids guilty pleas rejected by Peru prosecutors
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NC makes wrong move on juvenile justice | Other Views | NewsObserver.com

NC makes wrong move on juvenile justice | Other Views | NewsObserver.com | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Eliminating a juvenile division focused solely on North Carolina's young offenders will cost more in the long run.
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Karol Mason is hoping Justice can improve ties between law enforcement, communities

During a summer dominated by media attention on “stop and frisk” laws and the George Zimmerman trial, Karol Mason was sworn in as the assistant attorney general for the Justice Department’s...
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Sudan: Woman at risk of flogging for not wearing headscarf

Sudan: Woman at risk of flogging for not wearing headscarf | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

Update: The judge of Jabal Awliya court has postponed Amira Osman Hamed’s trial until 4 November.  This is to give Sudan’s Attorney General time to consider a written request from her lawyers asking for the charges to be dropped. Please continue to take action.  

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The Real Reason Behind America’s Exploding Prison Population (INFOGRAPHIC)

The Real Reason Behind America’s Exploding Prison Population (INFOGRAPHIC) | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

It's no secret that the United States has the highest rate of incarceration in the world or that the population of our prisons has literally exploded since the 1980's when Ronald Reagan first declared the “war on drugs.” What might not be as well known...

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Courtney Perry's curator insight, October 5, 2013 4:51 PM

Reagan set the precendant for a "war on drugs" that all of the presidents since have also fought. This is the reason our prison populations are out of control and costing tax payers money. Was this is a good idea?

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Rape victim sentenced 200 lashes by Saudi court

Rape victim sentenced 200 lashes by Saudi court | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
"The victim's sentence was increased because her lawyer had spoken out..."
When the defense attorney for a raped Saudi Arabian woman appealed a Sharia Court dec
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Report urges new approach to child prostitution

Report urges new approach to child prostitution | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
New report says teens involved in prostitution should be treated as victims.
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Half Ounce of Pot Gets Louisiana Man 20 Years in Prison

Half Ounce of Pot Gets Louisiana Man 20 Years in Prison | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Half Ounce of Pot Gets Louisiana Man 20 Years in Prison
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New Chapter In Bizarre Detroit Murder Case

New Chapter In Bizarre Detroit Murder Case | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
A 14-year-old partially blind, learning-disabled boy named Davontae Sanford confessed to a 2007 murder. But months later, a convicted hit man told police he was the real murderer.
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VICTORY FOR DAVONTAE SANFORD IN APPEAL OF CONVICTION AT AGE 14 FOR FOUR MURDERS

VICTORY FOR DAVONTAE SANFORD IN APPEAL OF CONVICTION AT AGE 14 FOR FOUR MURDERS | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Local, national and world news from a people's perspective
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Davontae Granted a New Trial!

Davontae Granted a New Trial! | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Friday, September 27, 2013, Davontae Sanford was given hope by the Michigan Court of Appeals! The three judge panel of Mark Boonstra, David Sawyer, and Christopher Murray said in their conclusion, '.
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Keep the pressure on to free Marissa Alexander!

Keep the pressure on to free Marissa Alexander! | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
In a victory won by popular mobilization, Marissa Alexander will receive a new trial.
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Michigan appeals court allows hit man to testify in 2007 drug house killings

Michigan appeals court allows hit man to testify in 2007 drug house killings | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The ruling said Vincent Smothers has the right to testify in the case of Davontae Sanford, who's in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in a quadruple killing at a Detroit drug house.
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Adult v. juvenile justice: Judge to decide legal path of teenage murder defendant

Adult v. juvenile justice: Judge to decide legal path of teenage murder defendant | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Marynella Woods has a comic strip hanging on the wall of her office. ”Its a district attorney speaking in front of a judge, and he says, The state asks that the defendant, although just a tadpole, be charged as an adult,” Woods said.
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Here Are All The Countries Where Children Are Sentenced To Die In Prison

Here Are All The Countries Where Children Are Sentenced To Die In Prison | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
There are about 2,500 youth offenders serving life sentences without the possibility of parole in prisons worldwide. We've come up with a map showing all of the countries where they are incarcerated.
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Crimestoppers increases reward in 11-year-old girl's death to $12,500

Crimestoppers increases reward in 11-year-old girl's death to $12,500 | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Crimestoppers increased the reward in the investigation of the death of an 11-year-old girl from $5,000 to $12,500.
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Citing New Evidence, Urging a Posthumous Pardon in 1992 Case

Citing New Evidence, Urging a Posthumous Pardon in 1992 Case | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The Innocence Project will ask Gov. Rick Perry to order an investigation into a pardon for Cameron Todd Willingham, who was executed in 2004.
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Children at Risk | Southern Poverty Law Center

Children at Risk | Southern Poverty Law Center | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Across the country, thousands of children are languishing in abusive prisons and jails. These youths are disproportionately African American and Latino. Most live in poverty.  
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Beyond Scared Straight - Behind the Bars | Season 3, #6: Fly on the Wall - A&E TV

Beyond Scared Straight - Behind the Bars | Season 3, #6: Fly on the Wall - A&E TV | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Read exclusive behind-the-scenes posts from Paul Coyne, the Co-Executive Producer of Beyond Scared Straight, on aetv.com.
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