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Meet a wrongfully detained American prisoner in Russia that
everyone should know about.
This is the story of Jimmy Wilgus.

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"Evan Gershkovich, an American like American musican Jimmy Wilgus is sitting in cold cell in Russia with no end in sight... Gershkovich has been sitting in that cell 329 days." - Greta Van Susteren
Footage courtesy of THE RECORD with Greta Van Susteren, Newsmax February 21, 2024

THE RECORD - Greta Van Susteren Feb 21, 2024
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Jimmy Wilgus has been in the same Russian prison for over 7 years. 

Press Releases | July 02, 2024

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced today it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. State Department for all records related to why the department has not issued a “wrongful” detention designation for Jimmy Wilgus, a U.S. citizen sentenced to 12.5 years in a Russian penal colony on allegedly false charges based on a forced confession and fabricated evidence(Judicial Watch, Inc. v. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:24-cv-01879).

By Michael Dorstewitz Friday, 05 July 2024 10:11 AM EDT ET

While Americans celebrated the 248th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, wherein the Founders pledged their "lives, fortunes, and sacred honor" in the pursuit of freedom, Americans today have lost their own freedom at the hands of foreign tyrants. (Continue to article)

Our sincerest thanks to those who have made a donation to purchase the things money can buy to make Jimmy's life more tolerable. Money donated to support Jimmy is being used to supply nutritional foods, hygienic products, and under garments not supplied by the Russian prison system.  The video represents a typical shipment sent to Jimmy every month. Your continued financial support helps keep Jimmy as healthy as possible until we can get our government to negotiate his freedom. We pray this will happen soon, but until that day, with your support we will continue doing all we can.

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