Many stars are outraged on social networks about the fate of Cyntoia Brown. In 2004, the 16-year-old girl killed the 43-year-old man who had bought her into a sex slave and was sentenced to life imprisonment. The girl has since been behind bars, as recalled by The Cut , and will only be able to apply for parole for the first time in 51 years. At trial, the judge had considered that if she had killed Johnny Allen, it was to steal him.

 

However, we now know that she was sold to the forties by a pimp nicknamed “Cut-throat” (cut-throat in French). And today, many stars such as Kim Kardashian , Rihanna or Rick Ross, have mobilized in favor of the condemned.

A campaign on social networks

Rihanna is outraged against the justice of her country.

 

“Have we changed the definition of the word #JUSTICE at any time? She wrote.

For his part, Kim Kardashian asked his lawyers to look into the case, “to see what can be done.”

 

“The system failed. It breaks the heart to see a young girl sold as a sex slave and imprisoned for life when she had the courage to fight, “she added.