Jen Marlowe

A Sister Who Fought for Her Brother's Life, While Clinging to Her Own

by Jen Marlowe on Dec 6, 2011 10:02AM

Troy Davis's sister, Martina Davis-Correia, lost her battle with cancer last week. She always considered their twin fight for life intertwined. "Twin struggles," she said. "Twin souls." Jen Marlowe remembers Martina's courage and love.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Troy Davis

Troy Davis's Legacy: A New, Deeply Personal Movement

by Jen Marlowe Kung Li on Sep 30, 2011 10:05AM

Thousands of young, black men and women in the South are declaring "I am Troy Davis" as if their lives depend on it. And they do. The fight against systemic racism in the justice system may have finally exploded out of the courts and into the community.

Topics: Troy Davis, Criminal Justice

A Circle of Prayer for Troy Davis--and the Country That Would Kill Him

by Jen Marlowe on Sep 21, 2011 9:27AM

As Georgia prepares to kill Troy Davis tonight, he and his family fight on for justice. "The struggle for justice doesn't end with me," he tells his supporters. "This struggle is for all the Troy Davis's who came before me and all the ones who will come after me."

Topics: Troy Davis, Criminal Justice

Georgia Plans to Kill Troy Davis Next Week. Can It Still Be Stopped?

by Jen Marlowe on Sep 14, 2011 9:30AM

The answer remains unclear. But the state clemency board is being bombarded with letters requesting it pay attention to deeply troubling evidence suggesting Davis's innocence.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Troy Davis

Dispatch from Death Row: Saving Troy Davis With a Family's Love

by Jen Marlowe on Jun 1, 2011 9:00AM

While human rights advocates work furiously to stop the execution of man they say is innocent, he's been focused on raising his sister's son into a proud young man.

Topics: Dispatches, Criminal Justice, Troy Davis