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Reginald Latson

January 21, 2015

Gov. Terry McAuliffe granted a conditional pardon of Reginald "Neli" Latson on Tuesday, allowing the young adult with autism to be transferred to a secure treatment center in Florida.

December 24, 2014

Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus wrote an opinion piece Tuesday stating her support for moving Reginald "Neli" Latson out of prison and into a treatment facility, a sentiment that was voiced by Autism Speaks' co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright last week.

December 16, 2014

Reginald Latson is a teenager with autism who was charged with assaulting a police officer in 2011 and has been held in solitary confinement for most of the past year.