Monday, 11 January 2016

Let's Sign for Bernard

Bernard Noble is a 49-year-old father of seven, who was sentenced to 13.3 years in prison with hard labor and no possibility of parole after being convicted for possession of  2.8 grams of marijuana – the equivalent of two marijuana cigarettes -- in a parish prison in Louisiana (USA)
In 2011, Bernard was riding a bike in New Orleans when police officers stopped him and discovered the 2.8 grams of marijuana. Due to two, decades-old prior drug convictions, he was charged under the state’s habitual offender law and faced a mandatory sentence of thirteen and one-third years.
Bernard's mother has launched a petition on to ask Governor Jindal to grant clemency to his son.
You can read about Bernard and help to reach the goal of 75.000 supporters signing the petition HERE 

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