Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Tag: Mumia Abu-Jamal

A path to freedom? Journalist Mumia Abu-Jamal wins chance to reargue...

On Thursday, a Philadelphia judge ruled Abu-Jamal can reargue his appeal in the case before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.

Mumia seeks to show top state judge doubled as prosecutor and...

Philly cops get priority courtroom seats.

Trump is the symptom, not the disease

Our failure to defend those who are demonized and persecuted leaves us all demonized and persecuted.

Appellate court panel rejects PA prison effort to further delay Hep-C...

Challenging a ‘Nazi prison camp standard of care.’

Federal judge orders Pennsylvania to provide anti-viral hep-c treatment to Mumia...

This is a big win for Hep-C infected inmates.

Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Fourth of July

The long-imprisoned revolutionary and author, who disdains the current political theater, says the broken, racist American system "has to be torn up, root and branch," to halt the war waged on the poor by the corporate state.

Mumia Attorneys Sue in Federal Court for Prisoners; Right to Medical...

Lawyers for Mumia Abu-Jamal speak out defending prisoner rights and challenging Pennsylvania's penal system for preventing them from seeing their client during his hospitalizations. This is just the latest attack on Abu-Jamal and all prisoners.

Mumia Abu-Jamal Returned to Prison After Hospitalization

Mumia Abu-Jamal has recently returned back to prison after having to be admitted to an intensive care unit because of experiencing a blackout from diabetic shock. He was under heavy surveillance and was only allowed to see close relatives.

Pennsylvania’s Prison System is Torturing Mumia Abu-Jamal and his Family Too

Abu-Jamal’s current health crisis clearly illustrates this national atrocity. His situation is also clearly unconstitutional, as leaving an inmate untreated, including for a disease like diabetes, has been declared by the US Supreme Court to be "cruel and unusual punishment."

Mumia Abu-Jamal Moved from Prison to Intensive Care, Supporters Seek Access...

Imprisoned journalist and former Black Panther, Mumia Abu-Jamal, has been taken to the Intensive Care Unit of his prison hospital without notifying his family. Democracy Now discusses this situation and what needs to happen next.

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