Event start date and time: September 13, 2013 5:00 PM
Event end date and time: September 14, 2013 5:00 PM
On Saturday, September 14, Marissa Alexander's 33rd birthday, supporters around the world are holding actions demanding her release from a 20-year prison sentence for defending herself against her abusive husband. No one was injured by the warning shot fired by Alexander, a domestic violence survivor and African American mother of three. Supporters fault bias in Florida's Mandatory Minimum sentencing practices and Stand Your Ground laws. Rally starts at 2:00pm at Westlake Park, 401 Pine St., Seattle. Cosponsored by Pacific Northwest Alliance to Free Marissa Alexander, Radical Women, Seattle King County NAACP, Women Organized to Resist & Defend. Information: 206-722-6057, FreeMarissaPNW@gmail.com.
• Post ID: 14571970 seattle