Russell Owen Has served 100% of his 30 years mandatory minimum. He has had only 3 disciplinary charges in 30 years of incarceration, with his last disciplinary charge occurring in 1998. He has earned his Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Mercer County Community College and his Bachelor Degree in Justice Studies from Rutgers University Newark. He has also earned his PhD in Theology and is an ordained Minister. He is one of our greatest Carceral-Scholars. He was denied parole by the 2 man panel. The 'Free Russell Owen Campaign' officially began 10 minutes after his denial Friday morning 11:25 am 6/28/19.