cyntoia brown

U.S. News
As a 16-year-old sex trafficking victim, Brown-Long said she shot Johnny Mitchell Allen in fear for her life.
U.S. News
Kim Kardashian lobbied for the release of Brown, who was convicted of murdering Johnny Allen when she was a 16-year-old sex trafficking victim.
Cyntoia Brown is finally being released after 15 years in prison for killing a 43-year-old man who had agreed to pay her for sex when she was 16.
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The clemency granted to Brown, now 30, is a reminder that many Americans are imprisoned for crimes they committed as youths.
The life sentence for Brown, a victim of child sex trafficking, was "too harsh," the governor said.
Black Voices
She's serving a life sentence for the murder of a man who allegedly picked her up for sex at age 16.
Like most people I am surprised when I receive a letter in the mail the old fashioned way: with a postage stamp, delivered to my front door. But that is how the young Cyntoia Brown must communicate -- from prison.