While Amy Povah was at the White House for a convening on Women in Prison, it was announced that 61 prisoners received clemency. Out of those, six were CAN-DO members.
Robert Anderson – serving LIFE. CAN-DO featured Robert’s daughter, Anna, which will be played at a Google dinner on the 31st after the White House Briefing on Life after Clemency
Carol Richardson – Has been on the CAN-DO top 25 since it’s inception – huge congratulations to Carol and her family!
Dwayne (Duane) Twane Walker – CAN-DO was recently out in front of the White House interviewing Norman Brown who is friends with Duane and held up his poster, advocating for Duane’s clemency and now it’s a dream come true.
Michael A. Yandal – Murray, KY
Offense: Possession with the intent to distribute approximately 50 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing cocaine base; possession with the intent to distribute marijuana; possession of a firearm in the furtherance of a drug trafficking crime; Western District of Kentucky
Sentence: 195 months’ imprisonment; five years’ supervised release (April 24, 2007); amended to 180 months’ imprisonment (December 11, 2007)