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NCAVP mourns the death of 29-year-old Denali Berries Stuckey, a Black transgender woman in Charleston, SC

Letter to New York City and State: #Justice4Layleen Demands

AVP Contact: Audacia Ray, Director of Community Organizing and Public Advocacy, 212-714-1184 x 18 Media Contact: Eliel Cruz, Director of Communications, 212-714-1184 x 26 Dear Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio, We, the undersigned organizations have come together in response to the tragic death of Layleen Xtravanganza Cubilette-Polanco

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AVP Demands Justice for Layleen Polanco

On Monday afternoon, AVP mobilized over 600 people at Foley Square to mourn the loss of, and demand justice for, Layleen Cubilette-Polanco, a 27-year-old Afro-Latinx transgender woman who was found dead in her cell at Rose M. Singer Center at Rikers on June 7, just eleven days before her next

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