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Wrongly Imprisoned Veteran John Buckley’s Artistic Spirit in Solitary Confinement

By | October 10th, 2017|Categories: John Buckley Kentucky jail|Tags: , , , , , , |

Even in his dire situation John continues to create art, including music and drawings like the one included here. This sketch is John's view from the small 'outside' cage where he got one hour of time per week, often only offered at 2-3 am, out of the tiny solitary confinement cell where he spent more than [...]

John transferred out of solitary confinement after nearly a year

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: John Buckley Kentucky jail|Tags: , , , |

[The below is an open letter to our supporters from John's father, John Buckley III] Dear Friends: Well, your letters, prayers and contributions have yielded a result. John was transferred from Eddyville KY to Northpoint Corrections Center near Burgin KY on Thursday June 1, 2017. He spent almost a full year in solitary confinement. He looks thin...but [...]

John needs your help before April 7!

By | April 1st, 2017|Categories: John Buckley Kentucky jail|Tags: , |

Friends, Rangers, other vets, and family of John: Please forgive me for the length of this communication. But it is very important. We are starting to have an impact! Perhaps the effort to focus on the aberrant acts of Eddyville's administration through www.justiceforjohnbuckley.com, or the persons signing and commenting on the Change.org site, or the legal defense fund [...]

Trying to visit John Buckley in jail, a family story.

By | March 14th, 2017|Categories: John Buckley Kentucky jail|Tags: , , |

This story comes to us from John's aunt Carol. What she describes in terms of the treatment both John and his family receive is not what we believe Kentucky justice should be, and what we are asking Governor Matt Bevin to set right.   I wanted to share my experience going to see John on Thursday [...]