Top 25 Men Deserving Clemency

CAN-DO Top 25 Men Deserving Clemency

CAN-DO Top 25 Men Deserving Clemency

Alejandro Garcia Salinas – 30 years for drug conspiracy - Name: Alejandro Garcia Salinas, Reg. #21764-279 DOB: June 20, 1981 Race: Hispanic Raised: Texas Tried:  Northern District of Texas Will live: Fort Worth Texas if not deported.  If deported, Reynosa,...
Anthony Viola – First Offender – Serving LIFE is NOW FREE! - Name: Anthony S. Viola #38206-053DOB:  August 17, 1942Race:  CaucasianMarital Status: Married 56 yearsAge: 78Children: 5  (3 biological)Grandchildren: 9State where you are from: New YorkState indicted:  New YorkWill release to: Wife and son and familyTrial...
Lawrence McCarroll – 33 years — released on CARES Act! - We are so happy for Lawrence and his mother Judy who has been a CAN-DO Guardian Angel for many years. She was Lawrence’s biggest advocate...
Jerry Vega – 30 years – received compassionate release on 12/21/20 - Please sign Jerry’s change.org petition and watch the video of his daughter Jerri. Name: Jerry Vega 30392-053 DOB: 4-28-55; Age: 65 Nationality: Puerto Rican; Marital Status: Single...
Michael Montalvo – LIFE without parole - Name: Michael Montalvo 87224-012 Status: Grandfather Age: 76 Tried: Eastern district of California Will Live: California Offense Charged: Non-violent 1980s drug conspiracy charged as a...
David Barren – Life reduced to 30 years – Clemency Granted – TWICE!!! This time it’s time served! - Please sign David Barren’s change.org petition and share with your network.  Help us bring David home to his family. David Barren’s sentence was commuted from...
Luke Scarmazzo – 21.8 years for Medical Marijuana - Luke’s co-defendant, Ricardo Montes received clemency. They were charged together and are co-defendants.   Please sign this petition supporting Luke’s clemency on change.org  Luke Scarmazzo...
Lance Gloor – 10 Years for Medical Marijuana - Please sign Lance Gloor’s change.org petition Lance Gloor: #44270-086 Age: 42 Children: 1 daughter Raised: Washington State Tried: Washington State Will live: Washington State Sentence: 10...
Rufus Rochelle – Serving 40 years Released on CARES Act on 4/24/20 - Name: Rufus Rochelle #08628-017DOB: 10-9-51Age: 70Race: BlackRaised: FloridaTried: Northern District of Florida (Gainesville Division)Will live: Ft. Lauderdale, FloridaCharges: Conspiracy with intent to distribute 50 grams or more...
Michael Harris – 19 years 7 months – Clemency Granted 1/20/21 - Please sign Michael’s change petition. Name: Michael Ray Harris DOB: 9/20/61 Age: 58 Raised: Los Angeles, California Tried: California Will live: California Children: 2 Charges: District Court Case No:...
Dr. Johnny Trotter – First Offender – 15 years -  Name: Johnny Ray TrotterDOB:  June 18, 1975Age: 45Race: African AmericanRaised: Bloomfield, MichiganWill live: Bloomfield, MichiganIndicted: May 8, 2014 in the Eastern District of MichiganTrial or...
Marcus Paige – 1st Offender – 25 years – NOW FREE due to Compassionate release filed by John Albanes through FAMM/NACDL clearing house! - Washington Examiner focuses on the compelling case of Marcus Paige supported by his uncle and NFL former football player Anthony Paige. Name: Marcus A Paige #34614007...
Clemency for William Underwood – Life Without Parole – NOW FREE due to Compassionate Release - Please sign the Change.org petition to free William Underwood.  Name: William Underwood #04849-016 Age: 67 Children: 4 children, 3 grandchildren Charge: RICO, RICO Conspiracy, 21...
John Bolen – First Offender – Life – Clemency Granted 10/21/20 - The CAN-DO Foundation is elated that President Trump has granted clemency to John Bolen so he can be reunited with his wife,  June and son...
Charles “Duke” Tanner – 30 years – First offender – Clemency Granted on 10-21-20 - The CAN-DO Foundation is thrilled that President Trump has granted clemency to Charles “Duke” Tanner so he can be reunited with his family, significant other,...
Michael Alexander – 22 years 4 months – NOW FREE - Please sign Michael’s Change.org petition Name: Michael F. Alexander #33454-060 DOB: Dec. 19, 1963 Children: 3 children : 30, 29 and 11 years old Grandchildren:...
Frank Merold – LIFE – received compassionate release – now free! - Name: Frank L. MeroldDOB June 6, 1958Age: 62Race: White AmericanRaised: Southern CaliforniaTried: Northern District of Florida, Gainesville.Will live: Hollywood, Florida, upon release.Trial or plea: Went...
Ronnie Lauderdale Life + 30 was given TIME SERVED due to compassionate release! - Name: Ronnie Lauderdale Clemency #: 288213DOB: 1-18-57Race: African AmericanMarital Status: Married – 30 yearsAge: 63Children: 2 Children; 1 son deceased; 1 daughterWill Live: Arkansas w/...
Darryl Solomon Hope – LIFE – Immediate release 4/10/20 but, state wanted more time for petty prior – Darryl walked out of prison on 1/1/21!!! Congratulations!!! - Please sign Darryl Solomon Hope’s change.org petition Name: Darryl Solomon Hope #28812-004 DOB: February, 17, 1966 Race: African American Marital Status: Single Age: 54 Children:...
Adam Clausen – 213 Years – compassionate release GRANTED thanks to Shon Hopwood! - Congrats to Adam Clausen and his family. Please sign Adam’s Change.org Petition Name: Adam B. Clausen #54213-066 DOB: 11/29/1975 Race: White Marital: Engaged to the...
Richard Lynn – serving LIFE won a compassionate release – new outdate June 29, 2020!!! - Elated to speak to Dickie today after he walked out of USP Coleman and into the arms of family and friends.  Here is a photo of Dickie...
Brian Johnson – Life without parole – NOW FREE thanks for First Step Act - CAN-DO identified Brian as a First Step Recipient and he was interviewed by Cut50’s Louis L. Reed.  No need to sign Brian Johnson’s change.org petition...
Daniel Brown – 42 years – NOW FREE on Compassionate Release! - Read about Daniels story in Wall Street Journal by Sadie Gurman: Name: Daniel Lynn Brown Race: Caucasian Marital Status: WidowedAge: 43Children: One DaughterState Indicted: IowaWill...
Maurice Clifton Sr. 33 years 4 months NOW FREE 12/10 due to First Step Act - Just spoke with Maurice Clifton who is FREE AT LAST!!! Please sign Maurice Clifton’s change.org petition Name: Maurice Clifton Sr. #28332077 DOB: June 24, 1965...
Michael Bryant – LIFE – NOW FREE due to First Step Act - We are pleased to say that Michael was released from prison on Nov. 1st, 2019. Name: Michael Andrea Bryant DOB: 5/14/79. Race: Black Marital Status: Single Age: 39...
Stet Frazier – serving LIFE – NOW FREE due to First Step Act - Name: Steffeny “Stet” Frazier Race: BlackAge: 52 Children: 2 daughters, 6 sons, 5 grandchildrenState where you are from: Atlanta, GeorgiaWill release to: Atlanta, GeorgiaTrial or pled guilty: Trial – found guilty. Charges: Conspiracy...
Felix Walls – LIFER, set free on 4/24/20 due to compassionate release! - CAN-DO is elated to report that Felix Walls received a compassionate release and will walk out of prison on 4/24/20! Please sign and share Felix’s...
Troy Powell – 20 years – First Step Recipient - Name: Troy Powell DOB: 3/29/77Race: WhiteMarital Status: SingleAge: 44 Raised: LENOIR, NCWill live: LENOIR, NCCharges: CONSPIRACY TO SELL CRACKSentence: 20 Years Served: 15 Years 6...
Robert Shipp – Life Reduced to 30 years – Now free - Robert served his time and is currently living in Chicago. Watch Robert’s sister Veda Ajamu on NBC news about the passing of First Step Act...
Tracy Feagan – LIFE - Name:  Tracy DeVon Feagan #41858-074DOB: July 20, 1970Race: African AmericanMarital Status: Married since 1998Age: 50 yearsChildren:  4Grandchildren:  7State where you are from:  AlabamaState where indicted:  TennesseeWill...
Anthony Leo Stutson – LIFE - Name: Anthony Leo Stutson Age: 64 Race: African American Raised: Birmingham Alabama left at 13 years old and reside in Pomona California Tried in: Northern...
Keenin Dewberry- 20 years - Name: Keenin Dewberry DOB: 3-9-1980 Age: 42 Race: African American Raised: Kansas City Tried: Western District Of Kansas Charges: Count 1 Conspiracy to distribute  280 grams or...
Clinton Matthews – Life – Received Clemency 12/19/16 - Clinton was #6 on the CAN-DO Top 25! Message from Clinton Matthews: I been trying to reach you I am so relieved..I received the good news...
Congrats to Dicky Joe Jackson – LIFE – received clemency on 8/3/16 - CAN-DO volunteered Dicky Joe’s case for the following PSA, as told by Actor Tim Robbins. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zwvc7KeqIQ Talked to Joe Jackson today – he walked out...
Paul Free – Serving Life For Pot – Received Clemency on 12/19/16 – NOW FREE!!! - Why commutation: I have already served over 20 years and which I believe is a long enough sentence for a non-violent marijuana offense. I have a spotless prison disciplinary record and have served as a teacher and mentor while incarcerated, as well as helped other inmates with legal issues, that has resulted in them receiving lower sentences.
Congrats to Cullen Reed Harris – LIFE – Received Clemency on 12/19/16 - Message from Cullen to CAN-DO Founder on 12/19/16:  Amy This is Cullen Harris at FCI Memphis i was informed at 1:30 today that my clemency was...
Clemency Recipient Trevis Love Credits CAN-DO! - According to clemency recipient Trevis Love, “Amy and you [Malik King] sent a very important email out back in early April that really motivated me...
Lamont Glass-21 years 10 months-Received Clemency on May 3, 2015 - Name: Lamont Glass DOB: August 7, 1972 Age: 44 Children: 4 daughters, 1 son Grandchildren: 1 Grew up: Knoxville, TN Tried: Knoxville, TN Now lives:...
Vincent Twiggs - Name: Vincent Twiggs DOB: 07/04/81 Age: 35 years old Children: 2 Grew up in: Cape Girardeau, Missouri Case prosecuted: Cape Girardeau, Missouri Now Lives: in...
Weldon Angelos – Serving 55 years for Pot is NOW FREE!!!! - Congratulations to LUCKY #7 Weldon Angelos who walked out of prison on June 3rd, after a long journey.  CAN-DO Founder Amy Povah spoke to Weldon...
Clemency for Tim Tyler – Life Without Parole Received CLEMENCY on 8-30!!!! - Message from Tim:  At 3:19 pm on 8-30-16 Hi, I was just called to the office and talked to Professor Ogilvy at the Catholic University....
Steven Speal – LIFE – Received Clemency on 12/19/16 - Steven Speal  -#7 on the CAN-DO Top 25 men – got the best Holiday news ever – he’s going home!!! Name: Steven Blair Speal DOB:...
Congrats Gregory Collins – LIFE – Received clemency on 12/19/16 - Gregory was #18 on the CAN-DO Top 25 and is now going to join his fiancé, Cheneace who has tirelessly advocated on his behalf!  They...
Andres Torriente – 21 Years – Received Clemency on 1/17/16 - Name: Andres Torriente #09811-031 DOB: 05/19/1972 Age: 44 Race: Black/Hispanic Married: No State raised: New York, NY State Charged: Spartanburg, South Carolina Release date: 2027 Charge:...
Jamael Nettles – 30 years – Received Clemency on 12/19/2016 - Name: Jamael Nettles DOB: 1/15/87 Age: 30 Children: 1 Grew up: Mobile, AL Tried in: Mobile, AL Will Live: in Mobile, AL until released from...
Pedro Moreno – LIFE FOR POT - Please sign Pedro’s change.org petition.  Name: Pedro Moreno #71498-079DOB: Jan. 8 1960Race: HispanicMarital Status: widowed.Age: 61Children: 5Grandchildren: 3State raised: TexasState charged: TexasWill live: Roma, TexasCharge: Conspiracy with intent...
Blake Stover – 60 years - Please sign Blake’s petition on change.org Name: Blake Hankins Stover #14586064 DOB: 9/8/1960 Race: Caucasian Marital Status: Single Age: 61 Children: One Charge: Conspiracy to manufacture,...
James Williams – Life Without Parole - Name: James F. Williams, a/k/a “JW” #04256-025 DOB: 6-17-1947 Race: African American Marital Status: Married Age: 73 Children: 6 Grandchildren: 15 State you are from: Illinois...
Charles Scott – 51 years - Sign and share Charles’s Change petition seeking support for clemency: Name: Charles Scott #05917-028 Race: African American Marital Status: Single Age: 46 Children: 1 daughter...
Wilfredo Barrios – Life Without Parole - Wilfredo Barrios is Serving LIFE for Drugs – Please sign his Change.org petition Name: Wilfredo Barrios #: 21080-112 DOB: 4/16/63 Age: 57 Race: Hispanic Raised:...
Manuel Soto-Herrera – LIFE reduced to 30 years – NOW FREE! - Name: Manuel C. Soto-Herrera DOB: 4-7-1960 Race: Hispanic Marital Status: Married Age: 60 Children: 2 Grand Children: 2 Raised: Florida Charge: Alabama, Southern District Will...
Piotr Misiolek – 1st offense – 45 years for MDMA - Name: Piotr (Peter) Misiolek #21155-424 DOB: Oct. 19,1973 Race: white Raised: Debica Poland from birth to 17yrs, then Chicago, IL from 17 years to date. Tried:  Northern...
Ismael Lira – Life for pot - Please sign Ismael Lira’s change.org petition Name: Ismael Lira #45946-180Age: 44Race: American. Mom Was Born in Del Rio, Dad in Mexico.Raised: TexasTried: TexasWill live: Del...
Donald Fugitt – 1st offender – 11 years 6 months for pot - Please Sign Donald’s Petition on Change.org Name: Donald Fugitt  #21978078 Race: White DOB:  5-17-1984 Age 37 Children: Three children, 2 girls ages 15&11, and a...
Daniel Longoria – 30 year sentence for marijuana – first offense -   Name: Daniel Longoria, Reg. #48291-177 DOB: November 20, 1965 Race: Hispanic Raised: Brownfield, Texas Tried:  Northern District of Texas Will live: Brownfield, Texas Charges: Conspiracy to Distribute 200-400 Kilos Marijuana...
Travis Longoria – 10 years for Marijuana - Name: Travis Longoria, Reg. #48463-177 DOB: June 19, 1992 Race: Hispanic Raised: Brownfield, Texas Tried:  Northern District of Texas Will live: Brownfield, Texas Charges: Conspiracy to Distribute 200-400 Kilos Marijuana   ...
Jose Cavazos – 1st offender – 9 years for marijuana - Name: Jose Cavazos, Reg. #48293-177 DOB: June 21, 1963 Race: Hispanic Raised: Abilene, Texas Tried:  Northern District of Texas Will live: Amarillo, Texas Charges: Conspiracy to Distribute 200-400 Kilos Marijuana Trial...
Christopher Holyfield – LIFE - Pleas sign Christopher’s clemency petition on Change.org. Name:  Christopher Holyfield DOB: 9-16-68 Race: Black Marital Status: Married Age: 49 Children: 5 Grandchildren: 4 grandchildren Grew...
Gabriel David Gomez – 30 years for pot - Name: Gabriel David Gomez #21786051 DOB: 5/31/77 Age: 44 Race: White/Hispanic Raised: State of New Mexico Will live: Albuquerque, New Mexico with family Charges: 21...
Wayne Pray – LIFE - Name: Wayne Pray Race: African American Marital Status: Married Age: 72 years old Children: 13 State raised: Newark, New Jersey State indicted: Newark, New Jersey...
Chad Mouton – 25 years for drugs - Chad Mouton #14244-035 Race: White Married:  Yes Age: 41 years old Children: When married my wife had 2 daughters 2 and 3 yrs old. both in 20’s now....
Seth Cox – 25 years reduced to 21 years 10 months - Name: Seth Cox  # 13715-026 Race: White Marital Status: Single Age: 40 Children: 1 Daughter (age 17) State Raised: Illinois State Charged: Illinois Will live: Illinois Charge:...
Darrell J. Triplett, Sr. 30 years - Name: Darrell J. Triplett, Sr. #29658-044DOB: January 4, 1969Race: African AmericanMarital Status: Single Children: Darrell J. Triplett, Jr. (27) Darrene Jamelah Triplett (23)Grandchildren: Nyla Rey Triplett State raised: CaliforniaState indicted: Topeka, Kansas Will release to:...
Tony Rutherford – 20 years - Please sign Tony Rutherford’s change.org petition Name: Tony Rutherford DOB: October 19,1975 Race: Black Marital Status: Married for over 20 years Age: 42 Children: 2 Sons and 2 Daughters Grandchildren:...
Bobby Poke – 25 years 10 months - Name: Bobby Poke Jr. DOB: 9/12/77 Race: Black Marital Status: Divorced Age: 43 Children: 7 Grandchildren: 1 State you are from: Illinois State where your were charged: Indiana Charge:(count 1)distribution of...
Alfonso Angel – 25 years – NOW FREE! - Congratulations to Alfonso who was set free on 9/28/2020 Please sign Alfonso’s change.org petition – his daughter, Pilar wants her father home badly. “My father has...
David Diaz Jr. – 37 years to LIFE – First Offender – State of California - Please sign David’s change.org petitionName: David Angel Diaz, Jr.DOB:  07/24/1979Age: 39Race: HispanicRaised: CaliforniaTried: Van Nuys District of CaliforniaWill live: Downey, CaliforniaCharges:  David was convicted and...
Billy Dekle – Serving Life for Pot Is Now Free – Clemency - Former Marine, Billy Dekle was serving Life for Pot Billy Dekle has called several times since his release, the last time was on February 29th...
Sherman Moore – LIFE – Now Free due to First Step Act - Sign Sherman’s petition on Change.org  Name: Sherman Moore #06824-424 DOB: 3/9/1961 Race: African American Marital Status: Married Age: 59 Raised:  Illinois State charged: Illinois Will Live: Chicago, IL...
Charles Fred Cundiff is serving Life for Pot Charles “Fred” Cundiff – Received Clemency – 12/18/2015 - We are happy to announce that Charles Cundiff serving life for pot won the clemency lottery.  On Jan. 12th, he arrived at a half-way house...
Charles “Eddy” Lepp – 10 years for pot – NOW FREE! - Eddy was #15 on the Top 25 is now free and engaged to marry his true love, Heidi Grossman. Congratulations to the happy and lucky...
Lazaro Moreno – LIFE for POT – Received Clemency on 1/17/16 - Name: Lazaro Moreno DOB: April 3,1963 Race: Hispanic Marital Status: Divorced Age: 58 yrs old Children: Two daughters- ages 32 and 26 Grandchildren: One grandson(13),...
Moe Foley – 27.5 years for pot – NOW FREE! - Maurice Foley  Maurice “Moe” Foley, #20211-068 Offense:  Conspiracy to distribute 700 – 1000 kilos of marijuana, plus 5 years for owning a gun which was...
Men Deserving Clemency – Larry Duke – Life for Pot – NOW FREE - Why Commutation Should Be Granted: Because I would receive a much lesser sentence if I were sentenced under the operation of in place today. My sentence under Title 21, 846 with no weight included in the indictment per AG Holder's memorandum, and no 851 enhancement for my priors, the maximum statutory sentence would be 5 years under 841 (b)(1)(D).
George Martorano Is Now Free! - On October 5, 2015 George Martorano was released from prison after serving 32 long years in federal prison!” CAN-DO’s Amy Povah talked to George on...
Larry Cason – 20 years is NOW FREE! - Congrats to Larry who is now home! Name: Larry Eugene Cason, Jr DOB: March 2,1976 Marital Status: Single Children: 2 (daughters) State raised: North Carolina...