Texas IS a "Law and Order" state, but the Law of Parties is OUT of ORDER! Texans believe in punishment for people who have broken the law; they do not believe in punishing people for things they have not done. We are a Political Action Committee registered with the State of Texas. We are dedicated to reforming the outmoded and unjust Law of Parties. Under this law, many Texans have been sentenced to outrageously lengthy or cruel sentences, including death, because of connections with a person who killed someone, whether the second person participated in the killing or not. The law of parties for felonies other than capital crimes can also result in a long sentence for a person who was "along for the ride," or in a relationship with the main perpetrator of the felony.
Some have said Texas Law of Parties is too big to tackle all at once...that we need to do it in pieces. We believe the whole dragon should be slain at once and not left twitching to take down any more bystanders with its long and ugly tail.
Please help spread the word about the need for reform of Texas Law of Parties. Begin by posting relevant news stories on your personal social media sites. Raising consciousness is a big piece of the puzzle.
You may want to join the closed Facebook page for friends and family of people affected by Texas' Law of Parties. (Click the small f below for a link.)
See the STORIES page of this website for a few of the individuals and families affected by Law of Parties. Use the contact form below or email Reformit@droploptexas.com to share your own story. Thanks!
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