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Activist & Fitness Trainer

Richard Houdershell

After serving 15 years from his life sentence, Richard Houdershell emerged as a changed man with a purpose to correct his past and put good back into the world.

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About The Podcast

Choppin’ It Up With Jimmie C. is a dynamic podcast where we cover everything from sports and resiliency to mental health and integrity. We tackle social justice and human rights issues from a perspective you’ve never heard before. Jimmie C. Gardner was playing for a Chicago Cubs minor league team when he was falsely accused of heinous crimes and sentenced to 110 years in prison. During the 27 years he fought for his freedom before his exoneration, he prayed for the opportunity to have the mic. Now, it’s time to celebrate Life After Wrongful Conviction.


S2E26 | What you wished you knew when you started in sales

June 29, 2021 | Other

June 29, 2021 | Other

On the first episode of Choppin' It Up with Jimmie C., we talked with famed attorney, political commentator, and freedom fighter A. Scott Bolden.

June 29, 2021 | Other

Brian was in college with a 4.0 GPA getting ready to go to law school when he was sentenced to life in prison for a crime he knew nothing about.

June 29, 2021 | Other

Spirituality provides strength for many people, it keeps us grounded during difficult times. True compassion starts with humility and being able to put differences aside and appreciate people for who they are.


Since his release, Jimmie C. Gardner has become an advocate for other wrongfully imprisoned and over-incarcerated men and women. He is an advocate for criminal justice reform and inmate rights. As a motivational speaker, Jimmie has shared his message of positive thinking and resilience with students in secondary school and college, sports teams, churches, and  community organizations.

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Do you have a great idea for a theme or topic? Maybe you have a question you’d like answered or want to interview Jimmie on your show. Connect with the team here.