Blountly Speaking: Lifting Up Women in Prison

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5139 Penn Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

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Musical performance and speaking by Naomi Blount, followed by a panel discussion om the impact of the DA's office on women in prison

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Words and Songs by Naomi Blount, (Pending travel permission, but we are speaking it into existence!) Followed by a Panel Discussion: Impact of DA's Office on Incarcerated Women with Lisa Middleman and local community leaders.

Naomi Blount, 69, is the second Pennsylvania woman to receive commutation in nearly three decades, after serving 35 years of a life sentence. Released this past July, Naomi will share reflections of her experiences from prison to the commutation process as well as lift up the women she left behind. Community leaders and Lisa Middleman, candidate for District Attorney, will then convene for a panel to speak on the impact that the DA’s office has on people affected by the criminal injustice system. The event will conclude with a musical performance by Naomi. Free Lunch served at 1 pm .

The event is free but please rsvp to letsgetfreepa@gmail.com

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