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Shanita McKnight – 1st Offender – 20 years – NOW FREE – released by BOP to home confinement - Please sign and share Shanita’s clemency petition on Change.  Name: Shanita McKnight #15537-171 DOB: 4/22/73 Race: African American Martial status: Married Age: 45 Children: 2 State raised: South Carolina State charged: South Carolina Will release: Charlotte, NC Charges: Count 1: Conspiracy to posses narcotics with the intent to distribute Count 2 Extortion by a public employee Sentence: 20 years Served to date: 11 years Started sentence on: 5-27-09 Priors: First Offender Prison conduct: exemplary Supporters: Family members, CAN-DO Foundation, the LOHM, Fed Fam 4 Life Institution: FCI Coleman Shanita McKnight’s case was covered by ABC News. Accomplishments: Over 100 certificates: Electronic Law Library training Ace into computers Ace Excel Algebra 1 Job Resource Fair Adjusting to prison Personal .....
Diana Marquez – 1st Offender – 30 years for pot! Early release set for May 22 by BOP due to COVID-19 - Diana Marquez will be going home on house arrest due to COVID-19 – we will still pursue her clemency but elated she will be safe during this awful pandemic that is ravishing the prison systems. Please sign Diana’s Change.org petition Name: Diana Marquez #60222-180 DOB: July 12, 1956 Race: Hispanic Age: 63 Children: 5 Grandchildren: 16 Charges: Conspiracy to import and distribute marijuana, Money Laundering (see bio below for specific charges) Tried: Western District of Texas, El Paso Sentence: 30 years Serve to date: 14 Years Started Sentence on: 6/06/2007 Priors: First offender Prison Conduct: Perfect conduct Clemency Status: Pending Supporters: CAN-DO Foundation, Crack Open the Door, the LOHM,  Inmate Support and family will assist with any .....
Rufus Rochell – Serving 40 years walked out of FCI Coleman on 4/24/20. BOP gave him home confinement. - Name: Rufus Rochell #08628-017DOB: 10-9-51Age: 69Race: BlackRaised: FloridaTried: Northern District of Florida (Gainesville Division)Will live: Ft. Lauderdale, FloridaCharges: Conspiracy with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of Crack and possession with intent of the same amount,and obstruction of Justice:Went to TrialSentence: 40 years 8 monthsSentenced on: 10-20-88Served: 32 yearsPriors: Failure to return vehicle on time, and other minor infractions, nothing of violence, possession of marijuana small amountPrison conduct: Never received a single infraction in 30 years in prisonClemency status: Pending Clemency case file: #C121843Release date: 3-14-23Clemency Supporters: CAN-DO Foundation, BOP staff, Conrad Black, Family, CAN-DO backs clemency for Rochell in Sunshine Sentinel Conrad Black clemency support letter for Rufus RochelleHealth: Great healthMedia: Daily Beast by .....
Pedro Moreno – LIFE FOR POT - Please sign Pedro’s change.org petition.  Name: Pedro Moreno #71498-079 DOB: Jan. 8 1960 Race: Hispanic Marital Status: widowed. Age: 59 Children: 5 Grandchildren: 3 State raised: Texas State charged: Texas Will live: Roma, Texas Charge: Conspiracy with intent to distribute 1000 kilograms of marijuana, money laundering Sentence: LIFE Served to date: 22 Started Sentence on: Nov 19, 1996 Priors: NONE Prison Conduct: Excellent Clemency status: Denied by Pres. Obama Supporters: Municipal Judge Livia P. Muniz, CAN-DO Foundation, Beth Curtis, Life for Pot.org Institution:  Pedro Moreno #71498-079 U.S. Penitentiary, P.O. Box 019001  Atwater, CA 95301 Accomplishments: Degree in welding, taken many courses (long list) and worked in UNICOR, Unit Orderly Extraordinary facts: My four brothers, .....
Ricardo Riojas – Life for pot - Please sign Ricardo Riojas’ change.org petition Name: Ricardo Riojas #71508-079 DOB: 10/27/1942 Race: Hispanic Marital Status: Married Age: 77 Children: Five daughters (one deceased) ages 50, 45, 43 and 36 Grandchildren: 11 2 granddaughters 9 grandsons State raised: Texas State charged: Texas Will release: Laredo Texas Charge: Conspiracy to commit money laundry and Continuing Criminal enterprise Sentence: LIFE Served to date: 22 years Started Sentence on: Nov.19, 1996 Priors: 1973 possession with the intent to distribute marijuana; DUI Prison Conduct: Excellent Clemency status: Pending Supporters: Family and friends, CANDO, Institution: F.C.I. Beaumont Texas Health: In a wheel chair and extremely ill Accomplishments: Certificate of Completion in Anatomy Program USP ATWATER, Certificate of .....
Ferrell Scott – LIFE for marijuana - Washington Post covers the story of Ferrell Scott’s shocking clemency denial! Ferrell Scott in Raw Story Name: Ferrell Damon Scott #27797177 DOB: January 2nd, 1963 Age: 56 Race: Black Marital Status: Single Children: Skyler Scott, Serrell Scott, and Shamaiya Scott Grandchildren: Sky’ya Scott, Ferrell Scott, Sakai Scott, and Mason Scott Resident State: Dallas, Texas State charged: Texas Charge: 1 Count Conspiracy and 3 Counts of Possession of marijuana Started Sentence: March 26, 2008 Sentence: Life w/out Parole Served to Date: 11 years Prison Conduct: Exemplary, Only 1 Disciplinary action in 2009 for being 30 minutes late to my work assignment. (overslept) Clemency Status: CP14 submitted. Denied by Pres. Obama Supporters: Family .....
Michael Montalvo – LIFE without parole - Name: Michael Montalvo #87224-012 DOB: February 9, 1946 Marital Status: Single Age: 74 Children: Two daughters, Alexis, Rebecca – both have children making Michael a Grandfather Grandchildren: Three Grandchildren Raised:  Los Angeles, CA until 10, then Wash DC Tried: Northern District of California Will live: Phoenix, AZ Charge: Continuing criminal enterprise from 1983 to 1986, non-violent, no firearms, Sentence: Mandatory minimum Life without parole Started sentence on day of arrest: May 19, 1987 Served: 33+ years Priors: Minor drug offense Prison Conduct: 30 years without incident. Model prisoner, completed over 100 BOP programs, (see Accomplishments) Supporters: Family and Institution staff, November Coalition, CAN-DO, Clemency Status: Filed July 25, 2014, CP14 submitted, denied by President Obama and resubmitted .....
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 reside: Hinesville, Georgia Charge: 21USC963, 18,USC 2 Conspiracy to import cociane. 21USC846, 18,USC Attempt to posses witd cocaine. Sentence: Life (2) On 4-7-2015  reduced to 30 years per Amendment 782. Served: 24 years Started Sentence: 11-21-1995 Priors: NONE  Prison Conduct:  Only one incidented report for 3 way phone called in 1997 Clemency: Petition is pending Supporters: My Wife, Daugthers, Families and friends, CAN-DO Foundation  Intitution: Federal Satellite Low. Jesup-Georgia Accomplishment:  Professional medical experiences, in addition to practices in both dosmestic and international arenas include medical technology, a .....
Michael Alexander – 22 years 4 months – CP-14 Pending - 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: 5 grandchildren Raised: Cleveland, Ohio Indicted: Cleveland, Ohio Will Live: Cleveland, Ohio Served: 14 years Charges: Poss. w/intent to distribute 3 and 1/2 kilos of powder cocaine Sentence: 22 years and 4 months Sentenced: Oct. 2005 Priors: 2 drug priors Prison conduct: 3 minor incidents Clemency Status: Pending  Clemency Case No. C177165 Supporters: CAN-DO Foundation, family Crack Open the Door Institution: FCI Ray Brook, New York Accomplishments: During my incarceration I have completed over 60 programs offered by the B.O.P., including the 350 hour C.A.S.A.C. (Credentialed Alcohol .....
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 District of Ill. Will live: Debica, Poland (after deportation) Charges: Conspiracy to distribute ecstasy; conspiracy to money laundering; conspiracy to transport and sell stolen vehicles; Trial or plea: Pled guilty – pressured and family ran out of funds. Sentence: 45 years 1st count 20 yrs, 2nd count 20 yrs, 3rd count 5 yrs run consecutive = 45 years Sentenced on: June 19, 2008 Served: 13 years, 6 months Priors: First Offender Prison Conduct: Exemplary, no incident reports, programs and works Clemency status: Jan. 2017 denied by President Obama.   Refiled .....
Charles Scott – 51 years - Sign and share Charles’s Change petition seeking support for clemency: Name: Charles Scott #05917-028 DOB: May 7,1975 Race: African American Marital Status: Single Age: 44 Children: 1 daughter Grandchildren: 1 grandson State raised: Indiana State charged: Indiana Will release: Indianapolis, Indiana Charge: Conspiracy to interfere with commerce and 924 (c) stacking Sentence: 51 years Served to date: 22 years Started Sentence: September of 1998 Priors: 1 prior juvenile conviction Prison conduct: Exemplary conduct Clemency status: Pending from Obama era – Case C161783 Supporters:  Family, friends, staff here at the prison, CAN-DO Foundation Institution:  FCI Terre Haute, P.O. Box 33 Terre Haute, IN 47808 Accomplishments: Apprenticeship in residential and commercial house cleaning, college credits and vocational trades in Computer Tech .....
Michael Harris – 19 years 7 months - 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: 8800972(B)-WJR; Count 1: 21 U.S.C 846 (conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine); Counts 2 and 4; 21 U.S.C 841(a)(1) and 18 U.S.C 2(Aiding and Abetting Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine); Count 3; (U.S.C 841(a)(1) (possession with intent to Distribute Cocaine); Sentenced on: 10/7/2011 Charges:  Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine; Possession With Intent to Distribute Cocaine Sentence: 235 months with 5 years of Supervised Release. Arrests: (1) Date; 06-09-1983; Los Angeles Sheriff’s Dept: Charges: PC 211, Robbery. (2) Date: 11/23/1985; Los Angeles Sheriff’s .....
Christopher Hunter – 27 years for a Non-Violent Drug Offense - Please sign Chris’ Change.org clemency petition here Name: Christopher J. Hunter #44200-061DOB: 5/12/72Race: WhiteAge: 48Children: 1(SON)Raised: OhioIndicted: OhioWill release to: Dayton, OhioTrial or plea: Went to trial Charges: Count 1= 864 conspiracy 841b1a, count 2 =841b1c, count 3=922gLength of Sentence: 27 years Served: 15 Years Prison Conduct: One 300 series shot for a uniform out of place in 7 years. Supporters : CAN-DO Foundation, Lisa Jacobi, Chad Marks, Butch Dixon, (owner of Kingdom painting, Anthony Hunger (son) Shannon Arnold, Cortney Mackie, Nicole Shoryer, Hundreds of people who signed my change petition. Institution: FCI Petersburg, Low Camp Accomplishments: Completed 12 hour drug program40 hour drug program 6 month drug programParentingVictims impact5 .....
Sherman Moore – LIFE – PENDING - 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 Children: 3 Grandchildren: 4 Release to: Chicago, Illinois Charges: One count of Conspiracy to distrube “crack cocaine” Trial/plea: Trial Sentence: LIFE (under old 100 to 1 ratio) Served to date: 26 years. Started sentence on: Aug. 29 ,1995 Priors: One drug charge Prison conduct: 3 incidents reports ,none in the last 15 years. Clemency status: Submitted in 2016 Still pending Case File #C265023 Supporters: CAN-DO Foundation, wife, family and many friends Institution: FCI, Greenville, P.O. Box 500; Greenville, IL 62246 Accomplishments: Over 11000 hours of programing – can provide BOP Progress .....
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 up: California Indicted: Colorado Will Release: Rialto, California Charges:  Conspiracy to possess 50 grams or more & possession of 3 grams or less. Sentence: LIFE without parole Served to date: 17 yrs Started sentence on: 10-17-2000 Priors: Transporting /sell narcotics = 7 days in jail. At 24 carrying a firearm= 30 days.  Possession of marijuana for sell = 9 months. Prison conduct: Only received 2 incident reports in 17 years.  Last 9 years have been incident free. Clemency status: Denied by President Obama Supporters: Family, close family friends. Institution:  Christopher .....
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 Will release: New Jersey. Charges: Violating 21USC 848 (b) and (a) 21 USC 960 and 21 USC 846 and 841. Length of sentence: Life without parole. Time served: 30 years, 7 months. Started sentence on: January 1990, arrested June 21, 1988. Release date: N/A . No release date. Priors: Uttering and publishing. Possesion of an unliscensed handgun. Both resulted in probation Forfeitures: Jewelry and one car. Prison conduct: Consiered exemplary Clemency status: One submission under the Obama administration – denied. Supporters: Former mayor of Newark .....
Darrell J. Triplett, Sr. 30 years - Name: Darrell J. Triplett, Sr.DOB: January 4, 1969Race: African AmericanMarital Status: Single Age: 50Children: Darrell J. Triplett, Jr. (27) Darrene Jamelah Triplett (23)Grandchildren: Nyla Rey Triplett State raised: CaliforniaState indicted: Topeka, Kansas Will release to: Los Angeles, CATrial or pled guilty: Started trial then advised by Attorney to Plead Guilty to receive a lesser sentence.Charges: Conspiracy to Distribute 5 kilos or more of Cocaine & Possession to Distribute 5 kilos or more of CocaineLength of Sentence:  Life Sentence reduced to 30 years Served: 16 yearsStarted Sentence on: September 2003Release date: October 2029Priors: First OffenderPrison Conduct: No Write-Ups at allClemency status:  Denied under President Obama Supporters: Outside of Family & Friends, NoneInstitution: FCI Terminal Island, San Pedro, CAAccomplishments: Some CollegeHealth Issues, if any: High Blood Pressure According to Darrell – .....
Seth Cox – 25 years reduced to 21 years 10 months - Name: Seth Cox  # 13715-026 Race: White Marital Status: Single Age: 37 Children: 1 Daughter (age 17) State Raised: Illinois State Charged: Illinois Will live: Illinois Charge: Conspiracy to manufacture & possession with intent to distribute meth. Sentence: Originally 300 months, after Amendment 782 (2014) of all drugs minus two points, sentence was modified to 21 years 10 months. Started Sentence on: June 23, 2006 Served to Date: 12 Plus years Priors: Criminal history is limited to low-level offenses that occurred between the ages of 18 and 22. According to Seth: In 1999, at the age of 18, I plead guilty to underage drinking. The following year I refused to comply with .....
Alfonso Angel – 25 years - Please sign Alfonso’s change.org petition – his daughter, Pilar wants her father home badly. “My father has been incarcerated my whole life, and it has been challenging. Growing up, I have always yearned to see my dad walk through the front door one day and to be smothered with hugs and kisses each and every day. Despite my father not being home, he has always made it an obligation to have strong relationships with my sister Allicia, her two children, and I, in which I admire. My dad is a family man, and nothing is more important to him than his family.” Name: Alfonso G. Angel #42709-060 DOB: 2/22/70 Race: Hispanic Marital .....
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 sentenced to the following:Count 1:  Attempted Murder 2nd (PC 664/187):                  9 yearsGun Enhancement (PC 12022.7 & 12022.53(d)):              28 years to lifeCount 2:  Aggravated Mayhem (PC205): Time imposed: StayedGun Enhancement (PC 12022.7): Time imposed: StayedCount 3:  Assault w/Force Likely to Cause GBI (PC245): Time imposed: StayedGun Enhancement (PC 12022.7): Time imposed: StayedCount 4:  Assault w/Semiautomatic Firearm (PC245(b)(10): Time imposed: StayedGun Enhancement (PC 12022.7):  Time Imposed: Stayed On appeal, all counts were affirmed. However, the sentences imposed on Counts 2, 3, and 4 were stayed pursuant .....
Michelle West – 1st Offender – Two Life sentences plus 50 years - Please sign Michelle’s Change.org petitionName: Michelle West 17809-039 Children: One daughter – Miquelle West Race: Human Grew up: Detroit, Michigan Tried: Detroit,Michigan Will Live: Los Angeles, CA Charges: Count (2) Conspiracy to Distribute Controlled Substances, (3) Aiding & Abetting; Drug Related Murder (5) False Statements to Institution with Deposits Insured by the FDIC (6) Laundering of Monetary Instruments Exceptional Point: Murderer was given full immunity – never served a day in a plea bargain for testimony. Sentence: 2 Life Sentences plus 50 years Started Sentence: 5/3/93 Time Served: 25 years Sentenced: 6-15-94 Started Sentence: 5/3/93 Priors: First Time Offender Incidents: Staff characterization “role model” inmate. Clemency status:  Denied Supporters: CAN-DO Foundation, .....
Evelyn Bozon Pappa – 1st Offender – LIFE - Please sign Evelyn’s clemency petition on Change.org Name: Evelyn Cecilia Bozon Pappa #48576-004 DOB: June 10-1961 Age: 58 Race: White/Hispanic Tried: Eastern District of Florida Will live: Colombia Charges: Conspiracy to import cocaine  (count 1) Conspiracy to possess whit intent to distribute cocaine, (count 2) Conspiracy to Import cocaine (counts, 3,5 and 7). Possession with intent to distribute cocaine (counts, 4, 6 and 8) Money laundering, conspiracy, (count 9) Sentence: Nine “Life Without Parole” sentences Sentenced on: September 4-1997 Served: 22 years Priors: First Offender Prison Conduct: Clear, perfect conduct, for the last 22 years, live in the honor unit for 21 years. Clemency: Denied by President Obama – refiled, pending Clemency case #C284595 .....
Eva Palma Atencio – 1st Offender – LIFE - Please Sign Eva’s Change.org petition Name: Eva Atencio Palma #21868-051 DOB: July-11-1974 Age: 44 years old Children: 2 daughters Bianca and Estrella 1 son Herman Grandchildren: yes Nationality: Hispanic State you are from: Chihuahua State you were arrested: New Mexico Will live: Will be deported to Mexico Sentence: Life without parole Charges: Conspiracy to dist. cocaine and marijuana Served: 15 years Started sentence on: May 1, 2003 Priors: First Time Offender Prison conduct: Excellent Supporters: CAN-DO Foundation; Crack Open the Door; Sister Prison Address: Eva Atencio Palma #21868-051, FCI Dublin 5701 8th St. Dublin, CA 94568 Clemency status: Pending ACCOMPLISHMENTS Illustrator Class Student of the month ESL Programming OSHA certificate Drug Education Class ESL computer classes Graphics multimedia .....
Roberta Bell – 1st Offender – LIFE - Please sign Roberta Bell’s change.org petition Name: Roberta Ronique Bell #08116-067 DOB: Sept. 4, 1971 Race: Black Age: 48 Children: Three children – 2 girls and boy. Ashley, Gerrid, and Jazzmin Two granddaughters – Riley and Riyan State from: Born in Rockford, Il – moved to PA at 14 Tried: in PA Charge: Conspiracy, Intimidation of a Witness, (see Truthout article below for more details) Sentence: Life plus consecutive 10 years Served: 25 years Priors: None, Roberta was tried on this case and acquitted on all counts in State court Prison Conduct: Exemplary Clemency status:  Pending Case # C184602 Supporters: Former employer, attorney Joanne Kehr, Roberta’s children and extended family, CAN-DO Foundation, Malik King, Crack .....
LaShonda Hall – 45 years - Please sign LaShonda’s clemency petition Name: LaShonda Hall #31779-074 DOB: 8-2-81 Race: Black Marital Status: Single Children: 1 (Son) State from: Tennessee State charged: Tennessee Charges: Conspiracy to distribute and possession w/intent to distribute Cocaine Hydrochloride, Cocaine Base (Crack), MJ & Ecstasy; PWITD Marijuana, Money Laundering, Aiding & Abetted… Sentence: 45 years 8 months Served: 12 years Started Sentence on: March 27, 2008 Priors: Arrests but no convictions Prison Conduct: Excellent Prison Conduct Clemency status: Denied Supporters:  CAN-DO Foundation, The LOHM, African American Mayor Association supports LaShonda’s clemency, FedFam4Life, Family, Friends, Institution: FCI Tallahassee, Florida Accomplishments: GED, College courses, VT Computer, Psychology classes, Ace classes, Board Certified Serve Safe and Food Handlers program. Electrical/Core Safety complete .....
Lavonne Roach – 30 Years - LaVonne has rebuilt herself from a pre-prison existence that is hard to fathom if you haven’t been there - an unremitting tale of alcohol, drugs, poverty, violence and abuse starting at age 11. LaVonne doesn’t deserve a second chance. She needs a first chance - a first chance to live in peace, to care for her ailing parents, to love her children, to help care for grandchildren who hardly know her.
Lazara Ordaz – 35 years - Please sign Lazara’s change.org petition  Name: Lazara Ordaz #52247-066 DOB: 12/17/58 Race: AFRO-CUBAN Marital Status: Single Age: 61 Children: One daughter Resident state: Florida State charged: Philadelphia Will live: Philadelphia Charges: Conspiracy to Distribute More than 3 Kilos of controlled substance (cocaine) Use of a communications facility, possession of a firearm Sentence: 35 Years Time served: 21 Years Release date: 6/20/2029 Sentence Started: 06-25 1999 (Arrested on OCT 29 1998) Priors: In 80s I was young and stupid, just came from Cuba and I was caught with marijuana.  firearm.  Sentence Plead guilty ..Sentence to 3 years probation , special condition of serving 6 months in the county jail, with credit 74 days served .....
Angela Wright – 30 years - Please sign Angela Wright’s clemency petition: Name: Angela C. Wright #: 12118-017 DOB: 1/1/1977 Age: 43 Marital Status: Single Children: One son, Brad Moore, Jr. Sentence: 30 years, 4 months Date Sentence Started: 2/24/2007 Years served: 12 Release Date: 3/2026 Charge(s): 21 USC 841 and 846: Conspiracy to Distribute and Possess with Intent to Distribute more than 5 kilograms of a mixture and substance containing cocaine and more than 50 grams of a mixture and substance containing cocaine base. Priors: Misdemeanor Possession of marijuana and misdemeanor  theft at 19. Prison Conduct: Clear record. Angela’s security level was decreased to “out custody” made her eligible for camp status.  Institution: FMC Lexington, Federal Medical Center, Satellite Camp P.O. Box 14525 .....
Celeste Monette Blair – 30 years - Name: Celeste Monette BlairDOB: 02/06/70 Race: White Marital status: Divorced Age: 49 Children: One son. One granddaughter Born and raised: Jacksonville, Fla Indicted: Fort Worth,Texas Will release: San Diego, CA or Nashville, TN (depending on years served) pled guilty Charges: Conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute a controlled substance Sentence: 30 years Served: 4 years Sentence started: July 19, 2015 Release date: is 2041 Priors: Theft 1989 or 1990; a college prank, I stole the snoopy red baron plane; possession of under a gram of coke 1990: delivery of coke-5 or 6 counts (sold to an undercover several times) I took his money and went and picked it up .....
Joanne Tragas – 16 years - Name: Joanne Tragas #51090-018 DOB: March 24, 1967 Race: White Age: 53 Children: 1 Born/Raised: Toronto, Canada Will return: 1st to Canada, but hope to return to Sparta, Greece Charge: Access Device Fraud & Various White collar crime charges (credit card fraud, bank fraud , wire fraud) Tried: Eastern District of Michigan – Case No: 09-cr-20032 Length of Sentence: 25 years, appealed & won, went down to 16 years, 3 months. Started sentence: July 21, 2009 Served to date: 11 years Priors: None in US, minor suspended sentence in Canada at young age Institution: FCI Aliceville, PO Box 4000, Aliceville, AL. 35442 Clemency status: Filed a petition in 2016 – still pending – Clemency case number: C190875 Supporters: CAN-DO, FedFam4Life, .....
Ana Alvarez – 1st Offender – 30 years – Pending - Please sign Ana Alvarez’s change. org petition Name: Ana M. Alvarez #81092-004 DOB: 7-25-1954 Race: White hispanic Age: 65 Children: One daughter Charge: 18 USC 371 = Conspiracy to defraud the US 18 USC 1349 = Conspiracy to commit health care fraud 18 USC 286 = Submission of False Claims Sentence: 30 years Served to date: 11 years Started sentence: 10-17-2008 Priors: 1st offender Prison conduct: Good. I am in the honor unit Clemency status: Submitted Nov. 2015 Case C155011 Still Pending Supporters: Family, friends and God Institution: F.C.I. Tallahas Accomplishments: Over 5,000 credit hours.  ACE classes, Vocational Trainings, Church classes and an Apprenticeship program in Office Management. Has worked in the Education Department for approximately .....
Clarissa Burgoon – 20 Years - Clarissa at 39 Please sign Clarissa’s clemency petition on change.org Name: Clarissa Burgoon #11625-031DOB: 5-18-1974Race: WhiteMarital Status: SingleAge: 45Children:  TwoGrandchildren: OneState where you are from: KansasState indicted: KansasWill release to: KansasCharges: Conspiracy to commit Money LaunderingSentence:  20 yearsServed: 11 yearsStarted Sentence on:  7-02-2008Prison: A few misdemeanors, A felony theft in 1996, and a DUI in 2000Prison Conduct:  ExcellentClemency status:  Pending Clemency Case File #C280443Supporters: Family and Friends, CAN-DO Foundation, The LOHM, The Council,Institution: Women’s Federal Prison Camp at Pekin ILAccomplishments:  Worked full time in Unicor for 8 years, Completed many classes including a 15 hour drug program, Parenting, and Accounting. I am out custody (which means low security level). I’ve learned many .....
Barbara Pacheco – 20 years - Name: Barbara Pacheco #05776-030 DOB: 12/26/1958 Age: 61 Children: 1 son – Jay  1 daughter Samantha 5 grandchildren – all girls. Race: White Charge: Conspiracy to Deliver 500 grams. Served: 14 years Sentence: 20 years Sentenced in: 2006 Release Date: 07/04/2025 Priors: Petty theft and Possession of Firearm – due to raid that yielded only 1 bud of marijuana. Cops were so mad they took the antique decorative pistol off the wall and charged Barbara for a firearm. Incidents: Role Model Inmate Insitution: FCI Victorville Accomplishments: Interfaith class Job Readiness Completed RDAP drug classes Aids awareness Health care Money smart Rpp management Beginners Wellness Caretaker of the ladies in wheelchairsBbook club Stress health coping management Resume writing professor .....
Adrianne Miller – 15 years - Please sign Adrianne’s change.org petition seeking clemency from President Trump Name: Adrianne Davis Miller #15437-002 Age: 41 Race: White Raised: Montgomery, Alabama Tried: Mobile Alabama Will live: Mobile Alabama Charges: Conspiracy with intent to distribute a controlled substance / Conspiracy with intent to possess a list I chemical known to manufacture methamphetamine Sentence: 15 years Sentenced on: April 23 2015 Served: 6 years Priors: Possession of a controlled substance x 3 Prison Conduct: Clear Conduct Clemency status: Filed November 27, 2017 Pending #C275334 Release date: January 2028 Institution: FCI Coleman Accomplishments: Completed Life Connections Program April, 2018 On waiting list for the Resolve Program through psychology dept Volunteer for Pallaitive Care through the Social Worker .....
Kristen Goduto – 14 years - Please sign Kristen’s change.org petition Name: Kristen Goduto #62799-019 Race: White Raised: Georgia Tried: Georgia Will live: Charges:Conspiracy to posses w/ intent to Dist. oxycodone Trial/Plea: Guilty plea      Sentence: 14 years Sentenced on: May 14 2010 Served:  9 years Priors: Disorderly Conduct Prison Conduct: Exemplary Clemency status: Pending Release date: May 6 2023 Institution: FCI COLEMAN Accomplishments: Many Educational Courses /Voc. training, such as Carpentry , Dental Asst And Cosmo All Finished and graduated Numerous Supervisor notes such as “Inmate Goduto Is very Dependable & capable. She vigorously applies her self and assists We were Happy to have had” her Said Dental School   DMD.  “Goduto is an Excellent Student Always does a .....
Jessica Antunez – 20 years - Name: Jessica Lee Antunez #18799-045 DOB: 02-26-1979 Race: Caucasian Age: 40 years Children: Austin Alyssa and Victoria Grew up: Illinois Case originated in: Southern Dist of Iowa Will release to: Texas Charge: One count of conspiracy to distribute cocaine Sentence: 20 years Sentence began: July 3, 2007 Served: 12 years Prior: Probation only tied to this instant offense Institution: FCI Dublin 5701 8th Street Camp Parks Dublin, CA 94568 Clemency Status: Pending – Clemency case #C199052 Accomplishments: Inmate Nursing Assistant Program SHARE (Sharing Hope About Recovery Experiences) Presidentially Recognized Program Certified Professional Personal Trainer CRS Change Program OSHA Training Course GOGI (Getting Out By Getting In) Certificate Program Kairos Inside Program Office Tech Certification Program .....
Clothera White-Peak – First Offender – Life plus 25 years - Name: Cloretha White-Peak #18114-018 DOB: 3/13/72 Race: African American Marital Status: Recently Divorced Age: 48 Children: 1 son age 28 (7 at time of my incarceration) Charges: Conspiracy to commit carjacking, to PWITD cocaine, (924(c)), obstruction of interstate commerce Sentence: Life + 25 years Served: 25 years Sentenced: April 1995 Priors: First Offense Prison conduct: Exemplary prison record Accomplishments: AA degree in Business Administration from TCC since incarceration, apprenticeship completion from the DOL for Office Management, a plethora of certificates of accomplishments – incident free! Clemency status: Supporters: CAN-DO Foundation, Familes for Justice as Healing, The Council, Ladies of Hope Ministries, family and numerous friends Institution: FCI Tallahassee According to Cloretha: What if .....