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I am the daughter of the former Governor of Alabama, Don Siegelman.
He was indicted four years ago on corrupt charges brought forth by
U.S. prosecutor Leura Canary, wife of his political opponent's
campaign manager.

Leura is married to Bill Canary, former partner and long-time friend of Karl Rove. There is evidence linking Karl, Bill, and current governor of Alabama, Bob Riley, to my dad's case (in addition to the obvious connection with Leura Canary).

Few, other than the prosecutors and conspirators, ever thought there would
be a conviction.

Last month, my dad was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison. I write to you because I believe our current government has perverted democracy, and I desperately need your help to free my dad.

He was convicted of bribery, when the evidence clearly states that he never pocketed a cent, and the man that "bribed" him wanted nothing in return. All of this is horribly wrong, worse than any nightmare I have ever had.

My dad is not only innocent, but respectable in almost every way. He is the only
politician in the state of Alabama to have served in all of the highest state offices.

He was in office for more than 25 years before being accused of criminal activity. He reached a level that threatened the superiority of Republicans in the South. It is
incredible to think that our government spends millions prosecuting political opponents for the mere hope of eliminating competition.

I need your help in exposing this grave injustice, along with the many others committed by our current justice system. Those behind these injustices must be stopped. I am begging you, as a fellow activist for democracy, to help me free my dad by pursuing justice.

 

Take action -- click here to contact your local newspaper or congress people:
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Dana Siegelman is the daughter of former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman.
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Have you taken this case to John Conyers and Patri... by Rob Kall on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 7:33:15 AM
First, I had the pleasure of spending some persona... by Joel S. Hirschhorn on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 10:11:42 AM
I am so grateful to see that people have read and ... by Dana Siegelman on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 11:08:47 AM
Dana you and your father have many supporters in o... by cluelessfl on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 11:55:38 AM
I fully understand and sympathize with Dana, and h... by Edward Ulysses Cate on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 1:39:31 PM
Dana, I have read several accounts of this miscar... by Shelly Gold on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 2:27:26 PM
Dana,I've expressed my frustration and anger o... by Reagent Borne on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 2:45:46 PM
ATTN:  Dana SiegelmanI found your article thr... by deleteUser on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 2:50:49 PM
Digg admins confirmed that the system is working, ... by deleteUser on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 3:28:07 PM
Dana, as a father of seven daughters, it's goo... by Ray Dubuque on Tuesday, Jul 31, 2007 at 5:47:59 PM
Unfortunately you are hitting your head up against... by Archie on Wednesday, Aug 1, 2007 at 12:57:17 AM
Keep writing your Reps and calling your Senators!&... by Dana Siegelman on Wednesday, Aug 1, 2007 at 6:31:23 AM
"Have you taken this case to John Conyers and... by Gallaher on Wednesday, Aug 1, 2007 at 9:53:42 AM
I am devastated to hear what happened to you.  I ... by Dana Siegelman on Wednesday, Aug 1, 2007 at 10:07:22 AM
The Alabama state judge at Maxwell did not be... by Gallaher on Wednesday, Aug 1, 2007 at 11:45:12 AM
Dear Dana Siegelman: Please Contact Michael Gavin,... by Jcaylor on Wednesday, Aug 8, 2007 at 2:34:11 AM