DARIUS WAS RELEASED FROM PRISON ON SEPTEMBER 29, 2007, AFTER SERVING 85% OF HIS SENTENCE. WELCOME HOME, DARIUS!

CONVICTED OF: Conspiracy to violate the Animal Enterprise Protection Act

SENTENCE: 1 year, 1 day

HOMETOWN: Hamilton, New Jersey

ACTIVE FOR: 10 years

CAMPAIGNS: Co-founded and organized New York University student animal rights group - worked with school officials to bring vegan options to dining halls, campaigned against animal testing at NYU, co-founded and organized Animal Defense League- New Jersey, who organized countless outreach and educational events, organized hundreds of protests against the fur trade, including the Fur-Free New Jersey Tour, as well as the campaign against HLS.

SUPPORT NEEDED: The best support is to continue hearing about people doing everything they can to stop animal abuse by whatever means they feel are most effective.

OTHER INTERESTS: rock climbing, hiking, camping, kayaking, and traveling.

CONTACT: lettersfordari@shac7.com