Prison for 16 years for the murder of a rival gang member after he was tried as an adult at the age of 16
Something had to be done. The gang violence must end. Awareness must be spread. A better way of living had to be achieved. A seasoned photographer, Duke Givens decided to use his craft for good by creating a 1994 calendar entitled “Stop Gang Violence,” which showed pictures and interviews with current and ex-gang members, as well as influential figures like Snoop Dogg, Nate Dogg and Warren G.