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Cyntoia Brown 'appreciative and overwhelmed' by clemency efforts. Brown was forced into prostitution by her pimp, she said.
Brown shot him in the back of his head, saying she feared for her life, then fled with his car, money and guns. The celebrities' millions of followers amplified the Tennessee woman seeking sex and the hashtag FreeCyntoiaBrown earned hundreds of thousands of re-tweets. In late December, Brown's lawyers formally filed a petition with the state's board of parole seeking for Brown's sentence to be commuted.
Her lawyers said they ultimately hope Gov. Bill Haslam will grant Brown clemency.
The Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals has already ruled against that argument, noting that Brown's sentence is not entirely for life. She will have the possibility of parole after 51 years.
Brown's lawyers also argued that Brown didn't have the mental state necessary to Tennessee woman seeking sex culpable for murder. Experts who testified in Brown's sentencing hearing noted she may have suffered from fetal alcohol syndrome disorder in utero, impairing her mental abilities.
A spokeswoman for the Attorney General, which will defend the case, said she was unable to comment on ongoing litigation. Cyntoia's Story, explored Brown's trial and conviction in depth.
Cyntoia Brown is serving a life sentence for the murder of a man inwhen she was just Cyntoia Brown, an inmate at the Tennessee Prison for Women, delivers a commencement address before receiving her associate degree Tennessee woman seeking sex Lipscomb University on Dec.