Florida Pardons Four Black Men Accused of Rape of White Woman

Florida Pardons Four Black Men Accused of Rape of White Woman

On January 11, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and Florida’s Cabinet granted a posthumous pardon to four men who were African American who allegedly raped a white woman in 1949. In 1949, Norma Padget, a white teenage, accused four African American men of raping and kidnapping her in a car. The four men were Charles Greenlee […]

Clemency for Nonviolent Drug Offenders [Video]

Clemency for Nonviolent Drug Offenders [Video]

With the swelling overpopulation of the United States prison system, it has seemingly become apparent to the executive branch of government that action is imperative. Led by President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder, new reforms will soon be put into place that will allow greater opportunity for clemency among certain criminals, particularly those offenders […]