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OUR YOUTH DESERVES A SECOND CHANCE URGENT PLEASE READ

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By Tony Franco What if the rest of your life were determined by a decision you made when you were 16 years old? That scenario is a reality for nearly 300 people in California who have been sentenced to spend the rest of their lives in jail without any opportunity for parole for crimes committed when they were children. Your California Assembly member will vote - as early as Monday - on the Fair Sentencing for Youth Act (SB 9).Take action today to allow those individuals the opportunity to go before a judge to demonstrate their growth, maturity and rehabilitation and possibly keep them from dying in prison for crimes they committed as children. Serious crimes committed by children are often brought about by extreme circumstances, such as abusive or neglectful environments that contributed to their crime. Research has shown that a teenager's brain is still developing into their early twenties and that rehabilitation is effective, if given the opportunity. Activists across the state and …

Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists Announced!

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Billboard Latin Music Awards 2012 FINALISTS 

Artist of the Year
- Mana (Warner Latina)
- Prince Royce (TopStop)
- Romeo Santos (Sony Music Latin)
- Shakira (Sony Music Latin) Artist of the Year, New
- Calibre 50 (Disa)
- Il Volo (Opera Blues/Gatica/Rentor/Geffen/Universal Music Latino/UMLE)
- La Adictiva Banda San Jose de Mesillas (Sony Music Latin)
- Violento (Entourage/Disa/ASL)

Song of the Year
- Don Omar & Lucenzo “Danza Kuduro” (Orfanato/Machete/Universal Music Latino)
- Don Omar “Taboo” (Orfanato/Machete/Universal Music Latino)
- Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer “Give Me Everything” (Mr. 305/Pologrounds/J/RCA)
- Prince Royce “Corazon Sin Cara” (TopStop)




Song of the Year, Vocal Event
- Jennifer Lopez Featuring Pitbull “Ven A Bailar” (Island/IDJMG)
- Don Omar & Lucenzo “Danza Kuduro” (Orfanato/Machete/Universal Music Latino)
- Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer “Give Me Everything” (Mr. 305/Pologrounds/J/RCA)
- Romeo Santos Featuring Usher “Promise” (Sony Music Latin) …

TODAY SUNDAY THE MOST IMPORTANT EVENT OF THE YEAR TAKES PLACE IN HOLLYWOOD

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By Tony Franco
The most awaited ceremony will take place in Hollywood today. The Red Carpet is ready for the celebrities to arrive and shine.  the most recognized Hollywood actors and actresses will come to the Hollywood and Highland Center for the OSCAR´S 84Th  EDITION.  
The Walk of Fame will witness this celebration considered as the most important even of the year. Many streets around the center where the Oscar Ceremony will take place, have been closed this weekend in preparation for this magnificent event.
The platform,  where approximately 800 people will see and enjoy their favorite stars has been placed. We are ready: LIGHTS....CAMERAS......ACTION!




Demián Bichir compite este domingo por el Oscar al mejor actor en "Una Vida Mejor" (A Better Life).Demian Bichir will try for his first Oscar for his role in "A Better Life". 

Demián Bichir and Berenice Bejo, will be two of the hispanic celebrities disputing the statuettes for best actor and supporting actress f…