Record-setting 7 Year Jail Stay Without Trial
Posted on : 06-16-2015 By : Samantha Pointer
Until we heard about Kalief Browder, the young man who killed himself after being unfairly incarcerated for three years at Rikers jail, without ever been tried, we wouldn't have known about the injustice. If you thought that was cruel and unjust, Carlos Montero's story will leave you scratching your head. Carlos Montero has been incarcerated for seven years at Rikers, awaiting trial. Montero was locked up in 2008, at 17 years old and he sits waiting for a trial. Montero, along with two friends, are charged with Murder, and because…
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