My brother has no criminal record and is a law abiding citizen. He has had a solid work history of being a hard worker since the age of 17. He is a heart transplant patient at age of 47 . Daniel Lopez has been sentenced for 3 years for unlawful position of a firearm which is an automatic sentence in New Jersey. The problem with his case is that his firearms were purchased legally and were registered in the state of Florida. However, they were not registered in New Jersey due to the state law that states that if the firearms are kept at your home and you have a proof of purchase then they do not have to be registered. A problem arises with the State of New Jersey, did not recognize that he had dwelling. The guns where secure and in a locked box in closet. When a jealous Ex made false accusation who knows the legal system and the laws of New Jersey. Due to this individual's knowledge and my brother's lack of knowledge he is now imprisoned.
Currently he has been placed in the South Wood Prison (S.W.A.P.). Where informed that he would get the proper care, but as of yet he has not. This facility has failed to give him all of the medication that he requires daily so that he can maintain the current state of health that he had before his imprisonment. Due to this, he has lost 55 pounds in 3 months! If this continues, he will be dead before he can complete his sentence. Daniel Lopez was medically fragile before his imprisonment and his heart cannot run the risk of any more stress or damage.
He should be pardoned instead of in a medium security person with life time criminals who have stolen and even killed individuals, thus causing Daniel Lopez to fear for his life and health.
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