Marissa Alexander case inspires Floridians to fight mandatory minimum sentences

October 21, 2013   // 0 Comments

  by Wanjira Banfield Senator Dwight Bullard of District 39 sent a letter to US Attorney General Eric Holder requesting he take a closer look at Florida’s mandatory minimum gun laws as it relates to race. In this letter Bullard highlights the high profile case ofMarissa Alexander, who is a 33-year-old mother who shot a gun into a wall in an attempt to ward off an abusive husband and rece...

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