Let’s Get Free: The Women and Trans Prisoner Defense Committee

We are a group working to end perpetual punishment, build a pathway out of the prisons back to our communities through commutation reform, support successful possibilities for people formerly and currently incarcerated, and shift to a culture of transformative justice.

Save the date for Let’s Get Free’s 5th Annual Art Show: Empathy is the Seed, Truth is the Water, Solidarity is the Bloomage features artists on both sides of the walls. The show will open at the Brewhouse Gallery in the southside on Friday November 19th and run through December 19th. You will be able to visit the gallery in person as well as see the show at our Creative Resistance site.


Life sentences are death sentences in Pennsylvania. PA has one of the largest populations of people sentenced to die in prison in the US — 5,467.

The following videos are voices from women featured on our billboard – Tameka Flowers, Charmaine Pfender and Sarita Miller. The film Wide Open features Paulette Carrington, Starr Granger and Tameka Bell who came home from a life sentence after being sentenced as teenagers.

Creative Resistance

Films, art shows and plays are some ways we lift up stories from people in prison.

Campaigns & Events

Learn about our current campaigns and upcoming events.

Connect to the Inside

Writing and visiting people in prison is important. Relationship-building is everything.

News

Commutation Update: Act 59

The PA Board of Pardons has adopted Act 59 a new policy that impact scheduling of commutation applicants, it states: Due to applicable provisions of Act 59 of 2021, any clemency applicant that has a victim or the surviving kin of a victim registered with either the Office of Victim Advocate (OVA), the Department of […]

Merit Reviews and Commutation Update

Merit Review Today! If you are interested in listening to the Merit Review you can call into the Board’s Skype phone line—you will be automatically muted. Phone: 267-332-8737 Conference Pin: 4500553373 People are called in alphabetical order with their numbers. See the entire docket here. 23. Erin D. Canady (LIFE) (3)24. Amir K. Cartair (LIFE) […]

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Let’s Get Free
460 Melwood Ave #300
Pittsburgh, PA 15213