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September 16, 2011
As told by Martina Davis-Correia to Jen Marlowe and Monifa Bandele My son was six weeks old when I first brought him to meet his uncle, Troy Davis. You would have thought I gave Troy a gold bar. He was scared to hold my tiny baby. I literally had to just put De’Jaun in his arms and walk away. And he was like, “But he’s so little. Come, get him, get him, get him.” I said, “No, you get him. You hold him.” It was such a magical moment, because it was like I was giving my brother this gift. As a young child, De’Jaun didn’t understand that my brother, his uncle was incarcerated, much less slated...