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TAKE ACTION NOW! PRESIDENT OBAMA: Grant Clemency to Leonard Peltier


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AWAY AWHI
- 1581 days ago - change.org
Leonard Peltier , Ojibwa-Sioux from Turtle Mountain, North Dakota, is the longest held Native American political prisoner in the U.S. He was wrongfully convicted in the 1975 killing of two F.B.I. agents on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.



   

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Gail Ring (89)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 7:37 am
signed.. I wonder how many petitions it will take to get this man free
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 7:41 am
Signed-thx Cal
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 8:21 am
Noted and signed
Thank you Cal
 

Freya H (344)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 8:31 am
I have signed numerous petitions and sent letters calling for his release. I still have a "Free Leonard Peltier" button that dates from my childhood. Why is he still in prison? Could it be because he is a First Nations person?
 

Sue H (7)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 8:33 am
Noted and signed, thanks. Maybe this time it will work?
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 8:35 am
Noted, signed, shared.
Thanks Cal.
 

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 10:03 am
Signed & Noted, Thank you
 

Lona G (66)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 10:50 am
S&N I hope Leonard Peltier is set free before h dies in prison.
 

Bartlomiej T (296)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:17 am
Signed & noted. Thank you, Cal.
 

Rhonda B (99)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:53 am
Noted & Signed. Thank you Cal.
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 2:40 pm
Signed & noted. Thank you, Cal.
 

S J (124)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 4:46 pm
i remember signing many times, why can't they just release him?
thank you Cal
 

Walter F (129)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 5:16 pm
Signed Cal One of many I signed for this man.Let's hope Obama will be moved to end this gross miscarriage of justice.
 

Animae C (508)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 5:18 pm
39 supporters
61 needed to reach 100

T.Y. Cal
 

. (0)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 7:26 pm
signed
 

Kat K (54)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 8:40 pm
Please set this man free. #1. He is a political prisoner and has committed no crime. #2. Even if he had (which he did not) he has served his time. The only reason he is still in prison is that the FBI will not admit they made the wrong decision when they imprisoned him. He is older now; he is not in good health; SET HIM FREE!!!!! I have been signing petitions for him to be set free for many years now, as a lot of you have. There is no reason that he should have been imprisoned, and there is no reason to keep him there. PLEASE~~LET THIS MAN GO AND LIVE WHAT IS LEFT OF HIS LIFE WITH HIS OWN PEOPLE.
 

Edith B (146)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 9:22 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Rose Becke (141)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 10:00 pm
Signed too
 

Victoria P (110)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 10:23 pm
Signed with thanks
 

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Sunday March 22, 2015, 11:37 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Cal.
 

Sherri G (128)
Monday March 23, 2015, 12:47 am
Signed and Noted TY
 

Bruce C D (89)
Monday March 23, 2015, 12:50 am
Signed yet another petition, noted. Hoping he will at least be pardoned when Obama leaves office, if not sooner. What a long-standing travesty of justice! Thank-you, Cal.
 

Carol Bischoff (409)
Monday March 23, 2015, 1:36 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Cal.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday March 23, 2015, 2:02 am
An other case of gross injustice he doesn't belong in jail the FBI does.
 

Barbara Tomlinson (431)
Monday March 23, 2015, 2:06 am
CERTAINLY signed. It's sadistic punishment far beyond reason.
Leonard Peltier is NO danger to Society.
They release rapists and murderers before this amount of time spent in jail. Who ARE a danger.
It is simply VENGEANCE - and finding a SCAPEGOAT.
 

Darlene W (289)
Monday March 23, 2015, 5:15 am
Noted and signed--thank you Cal. Have also signed many petitions for Leonard. Bless all who care.
 

June M (136)
Monday March 23, 2015, 7:17 am
You signed Barack Obama: Grant Clemency to Leonard Peltier
 

Marian Beth B (58)
Monday March 23, 2015, 7:38 am
I am sincerely troubled by this clear injustice. We need to share many times and get this man clemency.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday March 23, 2015, 9:30 am
Signed
 

ANA MARIJA R (200)
Monday March 23, 2015, 10:42 am
Done.
Thank you, Cal.
 

Ellyn S (48)
Monday March 23, 2015, 2:14 pm
It is way, way past time to right this horrible wrong to Mr. Peltier by the government!!!!! In my opinion, the government's treatment of Mr. Peltier has been CRIMINAL!!!! Noted, signed and shared.
 

Birgit W (160)
Monday March 23, 2015, 3:08 pm
Signed.
 

Timothy W (262)
Monday March 23, 2015, 3:56 pm
The United States has wronged the original Americans long enough. It is to late to right the wrong, but it is not too late to show we are sorry. Free him, apologize, and start treating Original Americans with the respect they have always deserved and never once received.
 

Sheryl G (359)
Monday March 23, 2015, 4:14 pm
The trial was a mockery, all this was about is having some Indian's head. Peltier has paid the ultimate price for Indian policies that have been wrong for years. He has done an ongoing Sun Dance. Please release him so he can feel the body of Mother again beneath his feet and die where his heart is. He is old man now with lots of medical issues, let him have time with his grandchildren so they may know of his hugs and love. Nothing is justice at this point, never was about justice, it is just vindictiveness.

I certainly signed and have signed everything that crosses my eyes since my youth concerning this man. I'll never give up on him, but they want him to die in prison. That is the fact of the matter.

Thank you Cal......for remembering.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday March 23, 2015, 4:21 pm
After other juries had let other suspects in the shoot-out go, the Federal Bureau of Indignation had to find someone to hang the crime upon. Guilt or Innocence didn't matter. They just wanted a scapegoat and Peltier was the sacrificial victim. At the very, very least the DOJ ought to reopen the case, investigate the crime, the original FBI investigation, and allegations of FBI interference at the trial. Peltier should go free.
 

Hartson Doak (39)
Monday March 23, 2015, 10:27 pm
You never prosecuted Bush/Cheney for war crimes. You can set this man free.
 

Val D (34)
Tuesday March 24, 2015, 12:57 am
Thank you. noted and signed
 

Apolonia Pl (392)
Tuesday March 24, 2015, 3:54 am
Signed as #101...
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 24, 2015, 6:22 am
Gladly signed and noted, thanks for posting this Cal. Justice for Mr. Peltier is long, long, LONG overdue!!!
 

Sharon F (0)
Tuesday March 24, 2015, 8:41 am
Grow up, dammit! Free Mr.Peltier, now--not later.
 

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Wednesday March 25, 2015, 2:58 am
S&N, Thanks
 

Marco Baracca (41)
Wednesday March 25, 2015, 3:20 am
S&S Thanks
 

Arild Warud (174)
Wednesday March 25, 2015, 3:46 am
Signed,TY Cal.
 

Vivian F (487)
Sunday May 24, 2015, 1:06 pm
I do not believe this man is guilty! WHY did 2 of his friends, that were with him when all of this went down manage to escape punishment??? FREE LEONARD!!! He has served more time that a normal murder would constitute!
 
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