Fox and Rob Richardson are the subjects of the Oscar Nominated Documentary, Time, which depicts the story of their 20-year crusade to free Rob who received a 60-year sentence for stealing $5,000 from a credit union.
PLUS ONE society has partnered with Fox & Rob with the intent to build a national campaign focused on ending life without parole (LWOP) in the United States, beginning with their home state, Louisiana.
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The U.S. is the only nation in the world that sentences people to life without parole for crimes committed before turning 18. Currently, there are 50,000 people serving life without parole (LWOP). States like Connecticut are setting the trend for reform by passing legislation S.B. 796 that retroactively eliminates life-without parole sentences for juveniles.
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“We are out of prison, but we’re still not free.” — Fox Richardson