Kim Kardashian s Lawyers Will Reportedly Help Sex Trafficking Survivor
Kardashian West is reportedly seeing through her promise to call her lawyers to help Cyntoia Brown. Kevin Mazur/One Voice: Somos Live!/Handout/Getty Images
Kim Kardashian West has reportedly enlisted her lawyers to help free malay Cyntoia Brown.
Brown was convicted as an adult at the age of 16 to a 60-year prison sentence for the murder of a man who allegedly used her for sex.
Brown, now 29, admitted to fatally shooting 43-year-old realtor Johnny Mitchell Allen in Tennessee in 2004.
Her case has recently made headlines after being tweeted about by celebrities like Rihanna and Kardashian West.
Kardashian West's lawyer Shawn Holley told The Blast she will have a conference call to open a discussion about Brown's case on Friday.
Kim Kardashian West has directed her lawyers to help free a 29-year-old woman sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a man who allegedly used her for sex, an individual with knowledge of the situation confirmed to INSIDER.
Cyntoia Brown fatally shot Johnny Mitchell Allen, a 43-year-old realtor who allegedly used her for sex, in Tennessee in 2004. Brown was 16 at the time, and was convicted as an adult to a 60-year prison sentence that would see her face the possibility of parole at the age of 69.
Brown has recently made headlines after celebrities like Kardashian West and Rihanna tweeted about her case using the hashtag "#FreeCyntoiaBrown."
As INSIDER has confirmed, Kardashian West is seeking action following her tweet about Brown on Tuesday.
The system has failed. It's heart breaking to see a young girl sex trafficked then when she has the courage to fight back is jailed for life! We have to do better & do what's right. I've called my attorneys yesterday to see what can be done to fix this. #FreeCyntoiaBrown pic.twitter.com/73y26mLp7u
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) November 21, 2017