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TN Governor Grants Clemency to Sex-Trafficking Victim

TN Governor Grants Clemency to Sex-Trafficking Victim NASHVILLE, Tenn. — In one of his last acts as governor, Bill Haslam has granted the prospect of freedom to Cyntoia Brown, commuting her life sentence for murder with eligibility for parole in early August. Brown, who said she was a victim of child sex trafficking, was sentenced in 2006 to life in prison for killing 43-year-old Johnny Allen two years earlier. ...(Read More)
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