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Petitioning U.S. House of Representatives and 5 others

Governor Rick Scott Please RELEASE Ian Manuel from prison (he did not kill anyone)

Because it is cruel and unusual punishment to sentence a child to 65 years who did not kill anyone. Why should Gov. Rick Scott blatantly ignore the May 10, 2010 ruling from the Supreme Court Graham v Florida. that juvenile offenders can't be sentenced to life without parole for non-homicide offenses committed before age 18. He has been in close management solitary confinement for 18 of those years in a room the size of a closet.

This petition was delivered to:
  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • U.S. Senate
  • Florida State House
  • Florida State Senate
  • President of the United States
  • Florida Governor


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