There is a human component to every State of the Union that is often overlooked.
Jacqueline Montanez was 15 years old when she received a sentence of life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for a crime she committed as a child.
Nabeel Rajab is currently serving a two-year sentence in prison for organizing and participating in a peaceful protest against the Bahraini government.
Najiba was 22 when she was shot dead after being accused of adultery in Afghanistan.
Shaker Aamer remains detained at Guantanamo Bay without charge or criminal trial.