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Florida Woman Imprisoned for ‘Warning Shot’ Released from Prison Before Thanksgiving

[ABC News] Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Breaking News from ABC | Thanksgiving Recipes A Florida woman who claimed to be a victim of abuse, yet was sentenced to 20 years behind bars for allegedly firing a warning shot during a dispute with Read More

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Marissa Alexander Will Get a New Trial

[MSNBC] Marissa Alexander, the African-American woman who was sentenced to 20 years for discharging a firearm in Florida despite pleading Stand Your Ground against her husband, will get a new trial. Alexander, 32, said she fired a bullet at the ceiling because she was afraid of Read More

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Unbelievable: Fla. ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense Rejected for Mother Only Firing ‘Warning Shot’

No One Injured But Sentenced to 20 Years Marissa Alexander is an example of unequal justice in Florida by Alexis Taylor Special to the NNPA from the AFRO American Newspaper No one was hurt or killed when 31-year-old Marissa Alexander fired a warning shot into Read More