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The Daily Scanner

Anne Smith is an American writer, humanitarian, activist, and bestselling author as well as the founder of Iron Sharpens Iron Council, a rapidly growing online legal advocacy community. Anne started Iron Sharpens Iron Council after two life-changing events that turned her into who she is today.

Business News Ledger

When you think of justice, you think of criminals who have done harm to others and the community, being sentenced for their actions and contemplating their wrongs. The key word here being ‘criminals’.

Sunrise News

Anne Smith, the founder of the Iron Sharpens Iron Council on Facebook has encountered threat and hardship throughout the past 7 years of her life, when her whole world was turned upside down when her daughter was wrongfully convicted. 

Chill Out Radio 

After being railroaded twice by the US legal system, and preyed on by predatory attorneys costing her $40,000, Anne Smith is someone that has definitely faced serious adversity in her life for the past 7 years. These adversarial events have transformed her into a symbol of determination and empowerment.

Health News Tribune

Anne Smith is no stranger to extreme hardship, having lost $40,000 in two major legal cases, one of which she believes saw her daughter wrongfully convicted of a crime. In the 7 years since this traumatic period, Anne has been determined to build up her legal knowledge and become an expert in conducting legal research.

Kev's Best

The legal system is something that everyone thinks they can depend on when it matters most. However, Anne Smith will be the first to tell you that the system is not only imperfect but often corrupt and ineffective.

Josep Vinaixa

Being self-determined is something that everyone strives for, but not everyone achieves. Anne Smith is someone who had to learn the hard way. Specifically, Anne was railroaded by the US legal system on two distinct occasions which have impacted her life immensely and changed her over the last 7 years.

The Marketing Folks

Anne Smith is someone who has gone through a lot of adversity in her life. She was railroaded by the US legal system on two separate occasions, and these events transformed her life. 

The Daily Scanner

Characteristics of determination and conviction in themselves is something that many people realize is important, but many of them do not achieve ever in their lives. This affects millions of people across the world.


Anelia Carmila Sutton, known professionally as Anne Smith, born in the Republic of Panama, is an American writer, activist, humanitarian and bestselling author who co-authored Performance 360 with Richard Branson.