Marissa Alexander

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  Jacque Reid talks to Marissa Alexander, the Florida mother whose case became a cry for anti-racism activists and survivors of domestic violence, was released earlier this…

You may not remember her name, but you remember the incident. In 2012, out of Jacksonville, Florida, Marissa Alexander held a gun that she shot…

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First Coast News is reporting Marissa Alexander, the woman who was sent to prison after firing two warning shots into the ceiling after a dispute…

Regardless of how one feels about the stance For Harriet founder Kimberly Foster (pictured below) takes in her essay, “Why I Will Not March For Eric…

On Friday, Circuit Judge James H. Daniel denied Marissa Alexander’s request for a new Stand Your Ground hearing to seek immunity from prosecution under the law for…

Supporters of Marissa Alexander have organized a Mother’s Day “Week of Action” to raise awareness about Alexander’s case and the harsh realities of Black mothers…

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03/05/14- Roland Martin talks with Rep. Corrine Brown about the latest in the Marissa Alexander case and what needs to be done in order to…

Marissa Alexander, 33, the Jacksonville mother of three who was sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a warning shot at her abusive husband,…

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All week-long on traditional and social media, in the break rooms at work, on the bus and on the train people will be analyzing the…

A judge has ruled that Marissa Alexander can remain free on bond after the Florida State Attorney filed a motion claiming that the defendant violated…

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida legislators are pushing ahead with a bill designed to make it clear people can show a gun, or even fire a…

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01/08/14- Roland Martin talks to Congresswoman Corrine Brown about the latest developments in the Marissa Alexander case including why the State Attorney’s Office is trying…