Associated Press: Jamie Scott who won freedom from prison in 2011 dies of COVID-19

Associated Press: Jamie Scott who won freedom from prison in 2011 dies of COVID-19. “A woman who won freedom from prison a decade ago after being convicted with her sister in a 1993 armed robbery in Mississippi, then went on to become an advocate for justice, has died of COVID-19. Jamie Scott died Nov. 9 after contracting the illness caused by the coronavirus, according to a statement issued Monday by the organization Sisters of Hope, which she founded with sister Gladys Scott. She was 49.”

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