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  • James Williams
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    This movement advocates on behalf of Marissa Alexander.

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Brad Dubs

Marissa released under bond while she awaits her re-trial!

Florida releases woman sentenced to 20 years for firing 'warning shot'

(Reuters) - A Florida woman sentenced to 20 years in prison after firing a "warning shot" during an argument with her abusive husband has been released on bond while she awaits retrial under a controversial part of the state's self-defense law. The case of Marissa Alexander, who was convicted of aggravated-assault with a deadly weapon, touched off…Read More
James Williams
James Williams Campaign leader

“Get ready, Jacksonville, because Free Marissa Now, New Jim Crow, and many other civil rights groups are fighting back. No longer will…Read More

Free Marissa Now Statement on Michael Dunn Verdict

Jordan Davis *Today, on what would have been Jordan Davis‘s 19th birthday, Free Marissa Now and our more than 17,500 supporters send love and support to Jordan Davis’ parents, family, and community. Although Michael Dunn was found guilty of attempted murder of three black teenagers who survived his racist entitlement and violent attack, a…Read More
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