Episode 9 - #FreeCyntoiaBrown: A Minor Facing Life in Prison

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Description:

Cyntoia Brown was 16 years old when she committed murder. But it isn’t as simple as that. She was also a rape victim, pimped out and had been abandoned as a child. Did the system fail her?

Sources:

  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/22/us/cyntoia-brown-sex-trafficking.html

https://www.cnn.com/2017/11/23/us/cyntoia-brown-social-media-murder-case-trnd/index.html

https://www.themarshallproject.org/2017/12/01/cyntoia-brown-and-our-twisted-system

https://www.tennessean.com/story/news/crime/2016/06/30/ruling-offers-hope-teens-sentenced-life-but-not-tennessee/86247118/

https://www.npr.org/2017/12/01/567789605/cyntoia-brown-case-highlights-how-child-sex-trafficking-victims-are-prosecuted

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/who-cyntoia-brown-celebrities-rally-behind-teen-sentenced-life-prison-n823786  

https://heavy.com/news/2017/01/cyntoia-brown/

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/nov/27/cyntoia-brown-celebrities-call-for-victim-of-sex-trafficking-to-be-freed

https://abcnews.go.com/US/cyntoia-browns-case-back-spotlight-rihanna-kim-kardashian/story?id=51344862

https://www.bet.com/news/national/2017/11/21/the-disturbing-case-of-sex-trafficked-cyntoia-brown.html 

https://petitions.moveon.org/sign/free-cyntoia-brown

update episode 

https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/cyntoia-brown-766645/

https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/07/us/tennessee-cyntoia-brown-granted-clemency/index.html

https://thesource.com/2019/10/22/cyntoia-brown-baby/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/10/15/cyntoia-brown-long-apologizes-family-man-she-killed-while-allegedly-being-trafficked/

https://www.vox.com/identities/2019/1/7/18172277/cyntoia-denise-brown-clemency-release-haslam-tennessee