Jamila T. Davis, Co-founder of womenovericarcerated.org is ecstatic about President Obama’s Pardon of Ramona Brant. womenOverincarcerated.org will follow and be supportive of her in her adjustment to freedom.
Long Island native has sentence commuted by president
A Freeport native is free at last after her lifetime prison sentence was commuted by President Barack Obama.
Ramona Brant, 52, received a life sentence back in 1995 for a non-violent drug conspiracy conviction and was finally able to walk free on Sunday. At the time, a life sentence was mandatory for the charge.
“I was somewhat reluctant to walk freely because I was so used to being…