Marissa Alexander

  Florida mother Marissa Alexander became the poster girl for domestic violence victims and their unfair treatment by the justice system. After facing up to 60…

We’re so happy that Marissa Alexander made it home and while she is on house arrest, there’s nothing more important to the mother of three…

We have all gotten to know Marissa Alexander as a Black mother of two from Florida who fired a warning shot at her abusive husband…

First Coast News is reporting Marissa Alexander, the woman who was sent to prison after firing two warning shots into the ceiling after a dispute…

Regardless of how one feels about the stance For Harriet founder Kimberly Foster (pictured below) takes in her essay, “Why I Will Not March For Eric…

03/05/14- Roland Martin talks with Rep. Corrine Brown about the latest in the Marissa Alexander case. Are you looking for more Marissa Alexander content? Find…

All week-long on traditional and social media, in the break rooms at work, on the bus and on the train people will be analyzing the…

01/08/14- Roland Martin talks to Congresswoman Corrine Brown about the latest developments in the Marissa Alexander case including why the State Attorney’s Office is trying…

Florida State Attorney Angela Corey filed a motion late Monday evening to revoke the bond of Marissa Alexander. According to local news, Alexander was ordered…

Marissa Alexander was released Wednesday night.  The Florida woman was sentenced to 20 years for firing a gun to scare off her allegedly abusive husband.  According to court paperwork, Alexander was granted a pretrial release with special conditions and a $150,000 bond.  She will be under electronic monitoring at all times and on home detention until […]

An appellate court on Thursday ordered a new trial for Marissa Alexander.  The Florida woman was sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a gun to scare off her allegedly abusive husband.  The court said the jury was improperly instructed on self-defense.  CNN.com has the complete story.  Read more:

Marissa Alexander is serving 20 years for firing a warning shot into a wall to scare off her estranged husband. She was granted a new…