Statements on Cyntoia Brown’s Clemency

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CYNTOIA DENISE BROWN STATEMENT The following statement was issued by Cyntoia Denise Brown in response to Gov. Bill Haslam’s clemency decision:  Cynthia Brown has been granted clemency by Governor Bill Haslam. “Thank you, Governor Haslam, for your act of mercy in giving me a second chance.  I will do everything I can to justify your faith in me.  I want to thank those at the Tennessee Department of Corrections who saw something in me worth salvaging, especially Ms. Connie Seabrooks for allowing me to participate in the Lipscomb LIFE Program. It changed my life.  I am also grateful to those at t...