Update #15 ·

It's starting!

Marissa' Alexander's bond hearing will start in 10 minutes!

Whether you're outside the Duval Courthouse in Jacksonville Florida, at work, or at home - let's make as much noise as possible starting now! 

1) Share a post! Write your own post on the campaign page and share it on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Or, share these inspiring words from campaign supporter Clare Carey.

2) Tweet using #MarissaAlexander. Get loud and use those hashtags! Let's connect with everyone on the ground rallying outside of the courthouse! 

3) Stay tuned for the results! We'll follow up as soon as we hear whether or not Marissa will be released! 

Thank you! 
James Williams

Campaign won!

Last year, Marissa Alexander was at home when she feared for her life in an argument with her husband. Using a gun she was licensed to own, she fired one warning shot into the ceiling of her home that did not harm her attacker.  Because of this one gun shot, she was sentenced to 20 years of prison under Florida's 10-20-life law.  Marissa is a mother of a three year old and has spent the last…

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Angela Corey is trying create a reputation of being tough on criminals, so this spring she's abusing her power in an attempt to put Marissa Alexander behind bars. In Florida, the average sentence for a man who kills his female partner is 2-6 years.  Marissa Alexander, who never hurt anyone is facing 60 years in prison for using warning shot to protect herself and her children from an abusive…

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We send love to all mothers on Mother's Day, knowing that mothering in peace requires justice. Marissa Alexander is a proud mother of three, including teenage twins and a 3-year-old daughter.  She had given premature birth to her youngest child nine days before she was forced to defend her life after being attacked by her abusive estranged husband.  Despite causing no injuries when she fired a…

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