Petition Update

LA Times Calls for AG Kamala Harris to Release Daniel Larsen

Jonathan Perri
San Francisco, CA

Aug 24, 2012 — Following the delivery of your signatures to AG Kamala Harris' office, The Los Angeles Times has joined the effort to free Daniel Larsen by printing an editorial today. Read the full piece here: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/la-ed-larsen-20120824,0,6574357.story

Daniel Larsen is the victim of a continuing injustice. Despite a finding by two federal judges that no juror who heard all the evidence in his criminal trial would ever have convicted him and despite an order that he be set free as a result, he remains in custody. That is a violation of his most basic rights. There is, however, a way to correct this wrong: Gov. Jerry Brown should pardon him.