Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Brian Banks: falsely accused
Brian Banks was a 16-year-old star high school football player when he was falsely accused of rape by a female acquaintance. Ten years later, after spending over five years in prison, he was recently exonerated.
Banks now looks forward to playing for the Seattle Seahawks...and telling his story. Planning on producing a documentary, he writes, "I hope my story can serve as a catalyst for change."
Using kickstarter, Banks needs to raise $40,000 by June 28, He has received $11,369 as of this writing. Banks: "I am asking from the deepest part of my heart, will you help me? I will not be able to do this without you."
Please visit his page on kickstarter, and do what you can to help Brian Banks expose the devastation of false allegations.
JUNE IS FALSE ALLEGATIONS AWARENESS MONTH. TELL A FRIEND.
Teri Stoddard, Program Director
Stop Abusive and Violent Environments
Brian Banks kickstarter website: click here
Tell a friend,tell an elected leader it all helps. If you live in California tell your elected leaders about Brian Banks. If you live in North Carolina you can mention Durham and the falsely accused Duke boys. We can make false sexaul abuse accusations something of the past just like the nazi pogroms but we have to stand up to it and defeat it. There is no choice. Contact info for state leaders: click here