Happy 24th Birthday – 13 Months To Freedom

It’s been 4 and a half years since Alexander was taken from us and more than 3 since I set up this blog. After much difficult “soul searching” I’ve decided to remove or redact the names of the key players involved in these events. I’ve also removed the references to the location. I’ve realized that […]

The Old Man and The Bottle Caps

I went to visit Alex yesterday (6/24). We sat down outside at a concrete picnic table underneath the shade of a cloth umbrella as the heat of the day kept us lubricated. About an hour into the visit I heard Alex say the name ‘Bob’ and as I looked up I saw an older gentleman […]

FreeAlexander Welcomes the Support of R.I.F.T. Reaching Behind Bars

Thanks to a simple facebook message, we are thrilled to bring R.I.F.T. Reaching Behind Bars organization on board the freealexander.org campaign to bring Alexander home. Their facebook page can be found here and their website is here. The organizations Founder/Executive Director Leann Sowell has been very helpful in communicating her willingness to get involved and […]

Change.org Petition Activated for Alexander

We’ve begun a petition on the change.org website. Please follow this link and sign the petition. Thank you so much. https://www.change.org/petitions/free-alexander-17yr-old-first-time-offender-serving-6-8yrs-for-non-violent-crime

Anonymous Email from a FreeAlexander Visitor

I received an email from a Haywood county citizen this morning who wishes to remain anonymous. I thought I would share the body of the email here for you to read: I am so glad that you are fighting back! God bless you! I want to help but signing something and putting my name out […]

Recent Supreme Court Ruling is a big win for Alexander

Ineffective Assitance of Counsel Ruling by Supreme Court could pave the way to relief for Alexander http://www.cnn.com/2012/03/21/justice/scotus-plea-bargains/?hpt=us_c2 This is a huge ruling, especially considering Alexander was afforded no plea bargain whatsoever. That information coupled with the fact that Alexander’s attorney didn’t even bother to secure concurrent or at least partial concurrent sentencing considering the grave […]

We exist

I was contacted this morning via email from the freealexander.org website contact form by a gentleman claiming that his own son had been processed through the same Waynesville nc/Haywood County nc court, with many of the same players as Alexander. I gave him a call and we talked for upwards of an hour. His son […]

One Year Anniversary of FreeAlexander.org

Today, March 3, 2012, makes one full year that FreeAlexander.org has been online. During our initial year we’ve gathered 172 digitally verified signatures with AWESOME comments(thank you), implicated one waynesville nc judge who we now own with the #1 and #2 top spots in google, a #2 spot for the term ‘waynesville nc justice’, and […]

Judge XXXX XXXXXX & Others

  In the United States, it is the role of a judge to act as a neutral arbitrator between the prosecution and the defense. These are not the words of a neutral arbitrator: Page 15 of the official, certified court transcript, lines 18-21: “If I could I would send you to prison for every day […]

Google AdWords Campaign Launch 2/23/12

February 6th marked 2 years since Alexander was taken from us. He left Waynesville nc on february 12th 2010 and as of today, February 23rd 2012 the governing body of Haywood County refuses to