Thirty-Five Years Is Too Long - Call to Free Mumia Now
San Francisco Bay Area
28 Feb 2017 22:29 GMT
A recent US Supreme Court decision, "Williams vs. Pennsylvania," could open the door for Mumia Abu-Jamal's freedom. The decision ruled that a prosecutor cannot later sit as judge over the same defendant's appeal. This is exactly what happened in Mumia's case. On December 8, marking the 35th anniversary of imprisonment for American political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal and to protest the refusal by prison authorities to provide necessary medication, a coalition of supporters in Philadelphia, Toronto, Wellington, and Oakland demonstrated.
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