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NEW DOC RULES PROHIBIT FLORIDA DEATH ROW PRISONERS FROM
SEEKING PEN PALS !
Florida DOC bans prisoners from seeking pen pals
" INMATE VALDEZ WORKED AS A HIT-MAN FOR PRISON
GUARDS IN MURDER FOR HIRE PLOTS
AND FOR CONTROL OVER THE PRISON ILLEGAL DRUG MARKET. AND WHEN THINGS GOT TOO HOT
FOR PRISON GUARDS TO HANDLE, THEY HAD TO
MURDER INMATE VALDEZ TO SILENCE HIM FROM
EXPOSING THEIR ILLEGAL DRUG RACKET AND UNLAWFUL ACTIONS. THIS INFORMATION IS BEING
KEPT FROM THE PUBLIC AND A FALSE SMOKE SCREEN HAS BEEN SET UP TO HIDE
THE TRUE FACTS
OF WHY INMATE VALDEZ WAS MURDERED BY PRISON GUARDS." - Timothy
Robinson, Florida Death Row
Abdul - Ra'ouf (Born John Reese) Death Row, Florida
Hakeem Abdul Ra'ouf - born
John Reese - is a Florida death row prisoner. His page includes a
brief letter and pen pal request from Hakeem, as well as his prisoner
Pressley Alston - Death Row
Pressley Alston is a
Florida death row prisoner who has chosen to waive his appeals "because
of the malo animo, malicious abuse of legal process and the malicious
abuse of the state attorney," . Pressley's page includes his pen pal
request, and the "Defendant's Addendum To This Motion".
Colombian National on Death Row in Florida
Guillermo is a Colombian
national on death row in Raiford, Florida. His Vienna Convention
rights were violated and he was never informed of his right to contact
his government upon arrest. Guillermo is an artist, who is "still
learning how to speak and write english." He was kind enough to
send we at the CCADP some of his art as gifts- and we have put them
online for you to see along with his pen pal request.
Jamaican National on Death Row in Florida
Lancelot Armstrong says
he was an innocent bystander to a robbery / murder in Florida. He
a Jamaican national, and
we especially call upon the Caribbean community to raise their voices
in his defense along with those of all human rights activists.
Lancelot is a father and is on death row in Raiford Florida. He
is an accomplished artist and his beautiful greeting cards are
available for sale at his friends site in Sweden. Lancelot's
CCADP page also links to Lance's other pen pals sites online. PLEASE
HELP ! Lancelot is one of the many death row inmates in the
United States who are citizens of foreign countries and yet never
received their Consular Rights guaranteed under Article 36 of the
Curtis Beasley Sr. -
Florida's Death Row
Beasley Sr is a Death row prisoner in the State of Florida. The
page includes information about Curtis, his pen pal request, some of
his poetry, and photos of Curtis with his two children.
Ronald Clark - Art From Death
is a Florida Death Row inmate who is offering custom made artwork for
donations, which are to go towards his fathers defense. He is
also looking for a lawyer willing to work pro bono to represent his
father, who is currently awaiting trial in a case where prosecutors are
seeking the death penalty. Ronald's page includes photos,
artwork, poetry, a letter, and more.
(Picture By Loran)
Cole - Raiford, Florida Death Row
Loran Cole is a 34 year
old death row inmate in Florida who is currently working towards his
Doctorate in Theology. Loran's page includes an essay "JUSTICE -
WHAT DOES IT MEAN?"
which touches on the
issues in his case as well as his pen pal request. Loran has just
his fight to be allowed to take the state bar exam ! (He has become a
paralegal while on death row!) but he cannot take the exam
without $200.00 US. If there is anyone out there willing to
help in this endeavor, email email@example.com
Floyd Damren Artwork from
Florida's Death Row
Damren is a Death row prisoner in Florida. His page includes his
pen pal request,
photos, and a collection of his artwork.
James Duckett - Police
On Florida's Death Row
James was a Police Officer
near Orlando Florida. In 1987 he was charged with a murder. He
maintains his innocence, the case against him is based on
circumstantial evidence and the testimon of a sixteen year old that was
William Elledge - A Quarter
of a Century on Death Row
prosecutor with political aspirations to become chief of state attorney
to use my criminal case as his platform in the bid for his political
by getting me the death sentence to show himself as being tough on
Visit his homepage for more information on his case and his pen pal
Alphonso Green - Greetings
from Florida's Death Row
" The unifying power of
divine love is expressed in me, harmonizing and blessing my life and
Visit Alphonso's homepage
to view his artwork, pen pal request and photo's.
Martin 'Eddie' Grossman -
Poetry from Florida's Death Row
Martin Edward Grossman is
a Florida death row prisoner. His page includes his pen pal
request and a collection of his poetry, including "My Wishes For You",
"By My Side," and "Everyone Needs Someone".
James Guzman - Florida, Appeal
For Help from An Innocent man
All of the information
James webpage is supported by the record and evidence, and stands as
undisputed facts. Is there anyone out there who cares, and
is willing to help a wrongfully convicted man prove his
innocence? If so, any help would be appreciated. You can
also email James through his supporters at : firstname.lastname@example.org
Freddie Lee Hall - On Death
Row in Florida
Lee Hall has been on death row in Florida for over 20 years. His
page includes his pen pal request, photos, and a letter from Freddie
John Hardwick - Words From
"FOR SIXTEEN YEARS I'VE
LIVED IN A 7 X 9 CELL-THAT IS THE SIZE OF MY ENTIRE WORLD...
you can well imagine how
this isn't exactly the easiest situation. furthermore, being under a
sentence of death only adds to the hardship. I was always afraid to
become close to anyone in the free world. how would a friend feel
if I lost my appeals and was executed? this question, caused me a lot
of grief, and
prevented me from reaching
out. " Visit his webpage for more information, photo's and pen pal
James Hitchcock, Death Row,
James was sent to death
row in Florida in 1977 after a 7 day trial. Page includes some
information, a letter from James, and some of his poetry, reflecting
RUDOLPH WINS A NEW TRIAL !
Rudolph Holton - Death Row
" I am an innocent
Black man that was railroaded in a Tampa, Florida court room, and now I
on Florida's Death Row for a crime that I did not commit. I am 46
years old and I have been on Death Row for 13 years. My date of birth
April 20. I have made some bad decisions in my life, but I am not
killer. " Page includes Rudolph's artwork and writing.
John Huggins - Death Row
Huggins is a Florida death row prisoner. His page includes case
information, his pen pal request, a writing entitled ' Gallows.'
"My prosecutor is now under investigation by the Florida Bar for lying
and hiding key evidence from a witness in my case. They knew I am
innocent, but because my case was always in the news, they wanted to
win, so they lied and broke
the law by hiding key evidence. A judge has ruled I should get a
trial because he found they did do this to me."
Edward James - Art From Death
Row In Florida
In Edward's words, "Good
day to you. I am a Death Row inmate who is guilty of his
crimes. Presently awaiting the outcome of my final appeals.
Which at this point don't appear very promising. " His page
includes his pen pal request, and some of his artwork.
Emanuel Johnson - Florida's
Emanuel Johnson is 35
years old, born in Mississippi and now residing on Death Row in
Raiford, Florida. He is one of six children, and he experienced
extreme poverty and racism as a child. His page includes case
information as well as contact information. Campaign Coordinator Maureen Greive in BC Canada can be
reached for more info.
Randall Jones - Florida's
Death Row Randy is on death row at Union
Correctional Institute in Raiford, Florida. He is currently seeking
assistance to help establish a defense fund so he can afford to get
copies of his legal transcripts. He's " Looking for a friend, any
age, male or female, who can look through these bars and see me for who
I really am."
Anton Krawczuk - On
Krawczuk is 40 years old, and a Florida death row prisoner. His
page includes his pen pal request, and his writing about death row in
Florida, including the beating death of Frank Valdez by correctional
Anthony LaMarca - Art And
Poetry From Florida's Death Row
LaMarca is a Florida death row prisoner in his forties. His page
includes his extensive collection of poetry - including one in tribute
death row prisoner Frank Valdez, murdered in his cell by guards.
also includes Anthony's artwork - including hand made greeting cards -
his pen pal request. Cards, available for purchase at: http://ccadp.org/lamarcacards.htm
Virginia Larzelere -
Based on Florida's
attitude, direction and the CCRC who represent Virginia, her chances
are NOT hopeful. In fact, without legal dedicated intervention
she will most likely be executed. Visit her
webpage for more
information on her case, what you can do to help, and links to her
Lawrence Lewis Jr, Death
Lawrence is 37 years old
and has been on death row since 1988. His page includes an essay
by him, some writings, some info on his case, his pen pal request and a
picture from his childhood.
John Marquard-Poetry and Art
From Florida Death Row
has been on death row in Florida since 1991. He is the father of
a daughter who was born and adopted out that same year.
John is saving a journal in the hopes that he will one day find his
daughter and be
able to pass it on to her. His page includes art, poetry,
and a pen pal request.
Troy Merck is 26 years
old, and has been on Florida's death row for 7 years. He is
seeking an investigator
or legal assistance into his case, there are many avenues left
that Troy feels would help him prove his innocence. The lead
investigator in the case was caught committing perjury on expultiary
evidence. He needs a voice to listen and a helping hand. PLEASE
Thomas Moore - Death Row
" I was accused and and
convicted of shooting and killing a neighbor. What I need is
I'M AN INNOCENT MAN !!!!! I know, I know you've heard this
before, but I have the paperwork (or lack thereof) to help prove my
innocence. if I could just get some help." Visit his
webpage for more information on his case, what you can do to help and
his pen pal request.
Mora - Sentenced To Death At Age 70 In Florida
Julio is one of the oldest
men on Florida's death row. His page includes an extensive
collection of his
accolades and diplomas collected throughout his decades of work for
various agencies. " I am attaching a few documents, not because
they are going to change anything, but it gives me some comfort being
able to prove that I have always been a solid and law abiding citizen.
" Page also includes his
affidavit and the events leading up to the crime as told by Julio Mora.
Anthony Mungin - Death Row
Anthony Mungin is
a 32 year old Florida death row prisoner who was sentenced to death on
February 23, 1993. In the words of his supporters, " If
is not stopped from executing his wrongful sentence, Anthony will pay
ultimate price. He will pay with his life for something he did
mistakes. He committed two robberies for which he accepts
responsibility and punishment. However, his criminal record and
his race have been used as a justification for railroading him.
In their search for a culprit the police did not shy away from coercing
a false testimony and suppressing a witness in order to make their
charges stick to Anthony. In an interrogation they broke Anthony's finger
still he would not confess to a crime he had had no part in."
Page includes writings and poetry, and a letter from Anthony, as well
as his pen pal request.
Joshua Nelson - Florida's
was born January 16, 1977. He was convicted and sentenced
to Death November 27, 1996. Josh has little to no family contact. To
contact Joshua please write to him directly and PLEASE
an envelope and a stamp. Money is nearly impossible for him to
generate. His webpage includes a drawing of his cell, his pen pal
request, as well as linking to the Josh's official homepage
up by his supporters.
Faunce Pearce - Starting
An Organization From FL Death Row
Faunce Pearce is in his early 40s; is a father, a grandfather,
and a Florida death row inmate. He follows the Wiccan
spiritual path and appreciates communication with those on the
outside. Along with a few other Florida death row prisoners;
Faunce has been instrumental in starting an anti death penalty
organization from inside Florida's death row - outside volunteers
Grover Reed - Save Bear!
Grover "Bear" Reed
was sentenced to die in the Electric Chair in April, 1986, for a murder
has always denied committing. He knew the victim, a Reverend's wife.
Reverend himself had serious doubts about Bear's guilt even during the
Bear had previously lived with the couple and was a frequent visitor.
most damning piece of evidence against him was a fingerprint in the
home! Grover Reed's British supporters have provided the text for
this page, which includes his pen pal request.
Michayl Rivera - Florida
is asking for help in getting the word
and for contributions to his legal defense fund which has just been set
up. In Michayl's words, "I'm on death row in Florida ...
since early 1987. From the start I want all to know that I am
INNOCENT of the crime I'm here for. Sure, you may have
heard it before and I do not doubt
those claims because I certainly know wrongful convictions
Hmmm.... My case. On that note I tell you now that I am looking
HELP." Page includes case info, letter his mother wrote to
clemency board, photos, articles on capital defense funding in
Michayl also crochets - samples of his work on his page, and available
purchase. New evidence is coming to light about his wrongful
Website featured in Miami Herald.
Michael Lee Robinson -
Death Row Florida
Michael Robinson is a
Florida death row prisoner. His page includes photos, his
Christian testimonial, a letter from one of his teachers, a link to his original
homepage, and contact information for Michael and his supporters.
Timothy Robinson - Abuse
Guards on Florida's Death Row
Timothy needs your help
to stop the threats and abuse he and other inmates are receiving at the
hands of Florida DOC staff. Visit his webpage for reports
abuse by staff, serious allegations of corruption following the murder of
inmate Frank Valdez. Information on who to contact, and what to do to
Glen Rogers - Sentenced to
in Florida, and California
Rogers was sentenced to death in Florida in 1997. Just days later
he was sentenced to death for separate charges in California.
Charges are pending in several other states. Glen's page includes
his letter, family photos, his essays on Sondra London and her forged
webpage on him, and on the justice system. Legal documents to
Rose, Death Row - Florida
Rose has been on Florida's Death Row since 1983. In Milo's words,
"Since my arrest in October of 1982 I have given the legal system every
opportunity to correct itself - since it has repeatedly failed, it
cannot be counted
on to correct itself. I now welcome the opportunity to present the
which the Legal System - thus far - has been
successful in suppressing." Milo's CCADP page includes his pen
pal request and a link to his official homepage, which is full of
details on the case.
Richard Shere - Introduction
to Florida's Death Row
"My co-defendant got
second degree murder and I should have received less than him. All
documents and proof, willing to share, he was dominant and the killer,
who forced me to dig a grave and bury my friend that he killed."
Visit his webpage for his writing about the abuses taking place on
Florida's death row 'Inroduction to Death Row',
Richard's artwork (available for sale through his supporters), photos,
pen pal requests from
around the net, and links to his official webpage with even more
Derrick Smith - Death Row
Derrick Smith, also known
as Mandingo. Derrick's page includes his essays' originally
published in a Quaker / Friends newsletter - Life on Death Row: A
Journey Towards Wholeness, In his words, " I have been labeled Black
Revolutionist, Political Agitator, Brigand, trouble making extremist,
and I have been slated for death. For 17 plus years I have been a
political prisoner here on Florida's Death Row." Page also
his pen pal request.
Frank Elijah Smith -
Row, Florida "The Anti-Death Penalty Manifesto"
Elijah Smith is 40 years old, and he has been a death row prisoner in
Florida for more than twenty years. His page includes his
"Anti Death Penalty Manifesto," an essay full of ideas on the best tact
to take to get activists together to fight against the death penalty,
as well as the letter he wrote to Pope John Paul II, and his pen pal
request, to which, as he says, "Bigots, racists and right wing
conservatives need not reply."
Wm. Earle Sweet - Art And
From Florida's Death Row
William Earle Sweet is a
Florida death row prisoner. He is looking for assistance in
putting together a legal defense fund. His page includes contact
information, some of his amazing art and poetry including the classic, "Dear Freedom."
David Lee Thomas - Florida
David Lee Thomas is a
Florida death row prisoner who has learned to read since coming to
death row, and is now a Christian. His page includes photos, his
pen pal request, reports on abuses David has been subject to in the
Florida prison system, and links to more information on David who was
recently featured in Marie Claire magazine in France.
William Greg Thomas -
Florida's Death Row
Greg Thomas is a Florida death row prisoner who is looking for
investigators, legal help, and research help, which he says will help
him prove his innocence. His page includes a letter from Greg,
his pen pal request, case information and some of his artwork.
William Thompson -
Florida's Death Row
William L. Thompson has
been a Florida death row prisoner since 1976. His page includes
personal photos, his pen pal request, a request for legal assistance "
I am searching for an attorney who knows how to handle a capital death
case, post conviction relief, and rule 3.850 Florida code. " and more...
Terence Valentine - On
Florida's Death Row
Valentine is a Florida death row prisoner. His page includes case
information, personal photos, and an
essay on Husband & Wife Privilege called 'The Written Law'.
Frank Walls - Art And Poetry
From Florida's Death Row
Frank was born in 1967 and
is an inmate on Florida's death row. His page includes some of
his poetry, some of his art, and a pen pal request.
Jeffrey Weaver - Seeking
Golden Opportunity: Actual innocent man on death row. High profile
Florida Police shooting case. Easily won with ambition and desire for
justice." Visit Jeffrey's page for more information on his case and his
pen pal request.
Chad Willacy - On Florida's
Chad Willacy is a Florida
death row prisoner. He has been on death row since 1990, at the
age of 22. His page includes a plea for your help, a pen pal
Pen Pal Requests from Florida's Death Row
The Canadian Coalition Against the Death Penalty has received the
following requests for pen pals from Florida death row prisoners.
Florida death row prisoners pen pal requests and webpages are listed
Florida Governor Jeb Bush
or phone : 904-488-4441
Executed Prisoners Webpages
Big Brother's Little
The Darkness Behind The Sunshine State
INNOCENT- RELEASED FROM DEATH ROW
On January 3, 2002 Juan Melendez became the 24th person to be released from death row in
state of Florida, the 99th Nationwide.
Melendez spent 17 years on death row for a 1983
to which another man had repeatedly confessed -- evidence
Released from Death Row -
January 3, 2002
Juan Melendez - Innocent -
Released From Florida's Death Row
Juan Melendez is a death
row prisoner in Florida. He says that he is an innocent man, and his
page includes detailed information about his case. The two police
were original suspects in the case have both since been found dead,
in two separate incidents. Police who worked on the case were
and discredited, as well as other shocking revelations about the
of his case.
"Since the courts
aren't listening to my cries for justice, I come to you and hope that
to assist me by spreading
this miscarriage of justice to any news media programs, such as 60
Minutes, 20/20, Dateline,
or etc., etc. This case needs to be publicized, so people in this
nation can see how an innocent man can be executed or spend the rest of
his life in prison for a crime he did not commit." - Visit the
CCADP's original page for Juan, with new links to news articles about
CCADP's Dave Parkinson and Tracy Lamourie meet with
exonerated Florida Death Row prisoner Juan Melendez in Montreal
Juan had a CCADP webpage proclaiming his innocence when he was still on
death row. He was finally released January 3, 2002.
Juan Melendez speaks with
the CCADP's Dave Parkinson: RealPlayer
Re-Sentenced to Life
Stuart Pomeranz -
Re-sentenced to life in Florida
Stuart Pomeranz was a
Florida death row prisoner who has since been sentenced to life.
His page includes brief case information provided by Stuart, his pen
pal request about Bill Clinton and photos.
The CCADP is saddened to report that Todd
away in his cell Saturday March 2st, 2002
from brain cancer.
Todd Mendyk - Died On Florida's
Death Row - March 2, 2002
Todd was born in 1966 and
has been on Death Row in Florida for over 10 years. His page
includes photos, a pen pal request, and a request for someone willing
to act as
an agent for his artwork which he describes on the page.
Other Links to Florida Death Row
Other Florida Death Row Prisoners Pages / Pen Pals
Wainwright - On Florida's death row
Florida Dept Of
Corrections - Death Row Fact Sheet
Dept of Corrections - Death Row Roster
Raiford, Florida :
Home of Florida's Death Rows
Florida Penpal Requests - From deadmantalking
Florida Penpals Page
From Inside - Florida Penpals Page
Row Statistics - Report '95-'96
Florida Anti-Death Penalty Organizations / Advocates
Citizens United for Alternatives to the
Death Penalty (CUADP)
Floridians For Alternatives To The Death
Online Petition - ECADP -
Stop Violation Of Human Rights For Death Row Inmates
Roberts - Innocent Man On Florida's Death Row
Maharaj - Briton On Death Row
Life On Condemned Row -
Bennie Demps - Executed
In Florida - From Justice Denied
Blackwood - Florida Death Row - From Transcend The Walls
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was last updated January 27, 2006 Canadian Coalition Against the Death
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updated by Dave Parkinson and Tracy Lamourie in Toronto, Canada