Neko Wilson: The First to Receive Relief Under SB 1437

Neko Wilson: The First to Receive Relief Under SB 1437

TODAY IS MONUMENTAL! Neko Wilson became the first defendant to benefit from Senate Bill 1437! Instead of receiving a life sentence under the felony murder rule for two murders that he DID NOT COMMIT, he was able to plead guilty to the two counts of robbery that he holds accountability for.…

SB 1437: Frequently Asked Questions

SB 1437: Frequently Asked Questions

We are not a law firm and cannot answer questions about individual cases. These FAQs are meant to provide general information. SB 1437 does provide for the appointment of counsel for those who submit a petition asserting their eligibility for relief. Please consult with your counsel on your case. Petitions When does SB 1437 go into effect since Governor Brown signed it? January 2, 2019, is the first day petitions…

A HUGE VICTORY FOR CALIFORNIA: SB 1437 heads to the Governor's desk!

A HUGE VICTORY FOR CALIFORNIA: SB 1437 heads to the Governor's desk!

Today we claim victory as Senate Bill 1437 goes to the Governor's desk for signing. On this journey, we carried the stories of the people we know who have been impacted by this unjust law. Every meeting and every call was personal and we held these stories in our hearts. This was the most personal legislation we have ever worked on and we felt a huge responsibility to fight for…

WATCH: SB 1437 RALLY AT THE CA STATE CAPITOL

WATCH: SB 1437 RALLY AT THE CA STATE CAPITOL

Thank you everyone for channeling your good energy, dedication, passion, & support towards #SB1437! We're in the final push - if you believe in fair sentencing, please take one minute to CALL YOUR ASSEMBLYMEMBER & encourage your networks to do the same. CALL YOUR ASSEMBLYMEMBER SPREAD THE WORD VIA SOCIAL MEDIA SUBSCRIBE TO SB 1437 UPDATES RETURN TO THE SB 1437 MAIN PAGE ** If you attended the rally yesterday & have…