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Christmas is coming early for hashish prisoner Richard DeLisi and his household this yr. According to jail officers at South Bay Correctional Facility, Richard DeLisi, America’s longest serving nonviolent hashish prisoner, can be launched in December 2020. The early launch date comes after Last Prisoner Project together with professional bono attorneys Chiara Juster, Elizabeth Buchanan, and Michael Minardi supplemented Richard’s beforehand filed clemency utility earlier this yr and have continued to advocate on his behalf to native officers and key stakeholders in Florida.
Richard started his 90-year-sentence in jail for marijuana trafficking on December 5, 1989 on the age of 40. On February 10, 1990, Richard spent the primary of thirty-one birthdays that he would spend behind bars. While away in jail, Richard’s son Stephen, his spouse, and each of his dad and mom handed away. Fortunately, Richard’s remaining family and friends are desirous to have a good time his early launch. Richard says he can not wait to reunite along with his two dwelling youngsters, Ashley and Rick, and to carry his 5 grandchildren for the primary time as soon as he’s free.