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<p>Marissa Alexander received a 20 year sentence just for firing a warning shot to her abusive husband. </p>

Marissa Alexander received a 20 year sentence just for firing a warning shot to her abusive husband.

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Senator Bullard seeks prayers from community

Amid two pleas for clemency for Giles, Alexander

One lawmaker fiercely continues to battle the outcome of two Floridians involving the use of firearms for self-defense amid the nation's outcry over Florida's controversial law, Stand Your Ground. Senator Dwight Bullard (D-39) continued his quest to gain clemency for Marissa Alexander and Michael Giles, appealing to lawmakers to help overturn their convictions.