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NOLA Times-Picayune on Feb 3 Court Victory for Albert Woodfox, Cites Amnesty International's Response
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Angola
- 73 days ago - nola.com
Jasmine Heiss, a senior campaigner with Amnesty International USA, said Wednesday with another court decision in favor of Woodfox, she was "distressed to think that the authorities in Louisiana would take any more steps to keep (Woodfox) behind bars."
Good News for Albert Woodfox! 5th Circuit Rejects AG Caldwell's Request for En Banc Hearing
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Angola
- 74 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
Today the 5th Circuit Court sided with the unanimous decision of their own 3 judge panel and denied AG Caldwell's request for an "en banc" rehearing of Albert Woodfox's case. This was the State's last shot to reinstate Albert's conviction through the...
Angola 3 Supporters, Help Stop LA Gov Bobby Jindal From Speaking at House of Commons, London
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Angola
- 92 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
To all A3 supporters, please pick up the telephone and make 2 calls now. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will be in London on Monday speaking at the House of Commons about democracy and human rights whilst the state of Louisiana impedes justice for Albert
Angola 3's Robert King in Sweden With Amnesty Intl. for the Release of a Song and Music Video About Albert Woodfox By Meja
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Angola
- 93 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
Meja read about Albert Woodfox of the Angola 3 in an Amnesty International magazine and was touched by the profound injustice that he had been held in solitary confinement for over 42 years on a conviction so weak it had been overturned three times.
Humanist Sociologists Vote to Support the Release of Black Panther Activist Albert Woodfox (of the Angola 3)
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Angola
- 99 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
"The membership of the Association for Humanist Sociology, an organization dedicated to scholarship and action in the service of justice and peace, has voted to call for the immediate release of the last 'Angola 3' prisoner, Albert Woodfox, from the..."
Albert Woodfox Has Been Denied Contact Visits for Almost 2 Years; Please Take Action!
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Angola
- 130 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
Albert Woodfox, the last of the Angola 3 behind bars and in solitary, has now been denied contact visits for almost 2 consecutive years. Please join us in contacting the LA Dept. of Corrections to request that they once again allow contact visits for him.
"Barbaric Beyond Measure," NY Times Ediorial About Albert Woodfox's Four Decades in Solitary Confinement
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Angola
- 147 days ago - nytimes.com
NYT: "Even comparatively brief solitary confinement can cause severe mental and emotional trauma; a United Nations expert has said that more than 15 days may amount to torture. When it is imposed for more than 40 years, it is barbaric beyond measure."
BREAKING! Albert Woodfox's Overturned Conviction Upheld in Unanimous 5th Circuit Decision
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Angola
- 149 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
We are thrilled and honored to announce that just hours ago, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Judge Brady's 2013 ruling overturning Albert's conviction for a third time in a 3-0, unanimous decision. Though the courts have finally ruled in the...
We Interview Law Professor Angela A. Allen-Bell: Terrorism, COINTELPRO, and the Black Panther Party
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Angola
- 223 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
In her law journal article, "Activism Unshackled & Justice Unchained," Prof. Bell concludes that the US govt's multi-faceted response to the Black Panther Party, within the framework of the FBI's infamous COINTELPRO, was the very definition of terrorism.
Panthers in the Hole: French Angola 3 Book Illustrates US Prison Crisis --An Interview With Nicolas Krameyer of Amnesty Internat
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Angola
- 265 days ago - angola3news.blogspot.com
Amnesty Intl. France & La Boîte à Bulles have published a 128-page French language graphic novel entitled 'Panthers in the Hole.' Co-authors David Cénou and Bruno Cénou illustrate what Amnesty France describes as "la tragique histoire des Trois d'Angola."
 
 
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