Each day, the lives of countless girls...are interrupted, by abuse and circumstance. A nation cannot thrive...while failing to protect the promise and potential..of 50% of its populace. It doesn't have to be this way.
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Marcus E. Coleman is a native of Cincinnati. He is a former Army Captain and Junior High School Teacher. Since 2008, he has been a practicing attorney in Cincinnati, Ohio. His areas of specialty are: Criminal Defense, Juvenile Matters, Education Law, and Personal Injury. Marcus is in the process of creating a non-profit organization focused on the empowerment of girls. He is also working on a book about the lives of the women in his family. Last but certainly not least, Marcus is a single father, haven raised his daughter, Indigo, and two nephews, Michael and Demitrius.
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