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Tammy Garvin’s Sentence Commuted!

Tammy Garvin’s Sentence Commuted!

On November 21, 2018, Tammy Garvin was commuted by Governor Jerry Brown!! We are elated that Tammy now has a chance at parole and release. Tammy is a survivor of domestic violence and sex trafficking who was sentenced to Life Without the Possibility of Parole (LWOP),...

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Kelly Ann Savage is Free!

Kelly Ann Savage is Free!

Dear Supporters of Kelly Savage, We are absolutely thrilled to share that Kelly Savage was released from prison last week!!! Governor Jerry Brown commuted Kelly’s Life Without Possibility of Parole (LWOP) sentence in December 2017, making her eligible for parole....

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How Can We Reconcile Prison Abolition With #MeToo?

How Can We Reconcile Prison Abolition With #MeToo?

Victoria Law @ Filter. Excerpt below: I’ve interviewed numerous adult survivors of domestic violence imprisoned for defending themselves. Again and again, they tell me that they turned to the police and legal system, both of which failed to protect them. Perhaps...

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Building Accountable Communities: A Video Series

Building Accountable Communities: A Video Series

Accountability is a familiar buzz-word in contemporary social movements, but what does it mean? How do we work toward it? In this series of four short videos, anti-violence activists Kiyomi Fujikawa and Shannon Perez-Darby ask and explore: What does it...

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October Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2018

October Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2018

Don't miss the upcoming events this October in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Raise awareness about the criminalization of survivors! Check out the new S&P curriculum as an option for organizing a worshop in your community or campus. Please contact us if...

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