|Willie Simmons Alabama Man Life Sentence for Stealing $9|
Willie Simmons, a 62-year old Black man from Alabama, has been behind bars for the last 38 years for stealing $9. He was convicted of 1st-degree robbery and was sentenced to life without parole in 1982 due to Alabama’s Habitual Offender law. He already had 3 prior convictions.
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And remember, there are proportionately MORE Black people in prison in the UK than in the U.S.A.
See also: How to Escape from the Prison System.
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