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Kairos Ministry

https://www.youtube.com/shared?ci=xf4H–fCZt4 A video clip explaining the importance of Kairos to so many. Shawn is part of an ongoing program of events that they host at Marion CI.

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An example to us all

I loved this example of how strength can come from adversity Charlie Oen, you are inspiration and a role model, I wish you well in all you do.

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Stop Prison Profiteering

Shawn wants to publicize the campaign below and encourage anyone who is affected by the huge fees charged by companies who are the gatekeepers to many of the resources the men have access to within prison. Just as there has … Continue reading

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A growing experience: Prison gardens transform inmates who tend to them

Prison inmates growing food for poor neighbours The link above is to a Washington Post article that outlines returning to the idea of prison gardens that benefit both inmates and the community, similar to the one Shawn mentioned in his latest blogpost. … Continue reading

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Who is Warren Hill?. Warren Hill is a Georgia death row prisoner with intellectual disability who is scheduled for execution on January 27, 2015. Mr. Hill is challenging the unscientific Georgia standard for determining intellectual disability in capital cases. The link at … Continue reading

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Ricky Jackson meets Edward Vernon

A powerful video of the meeting between Ricky Jackson and the man who, as a boy, was responsible for him spending 39 years in prison, wrongfully convicted. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/exonerated-man-meets-the-liar-who-put-him-away-for-39-years/ “All these years I’ve been holding this shame and guilt inside, wanting … Continue reading

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At the Center a Moving and Deeply Insightful Study of Wrongful Conviction

Originally posted on Life After Innocence:
At the Center, a production created by Tim Touhy and performed by the Chicago Dramatists Theater, focuses on the ripple effect of wrongful convictions across the lives of the many different people affected by…

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