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After Decades of Injustice, Let the Angola 3 Ruling Stand! ACTION US

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Angola 3, justice, Albert Woodfox, Attorney General Caldwell, Louisiana, evidence )

- 2187 days ago -
This isn't the first or even the second time Albert's conviction has been overturned. Previously judges have cited racial discrimination, misconduct by the prosecution and inadequate defense in their rulings.


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Carole Sarcinello (338)
Friday March 22, 2013, 1:31 pm

I just signed this . . . but GOOD ON YOU for promoting it, Nancy.

(I will never understand how barbarism and cruelty can possibly rehabilitate anyone.)


Kit B (276)
Friday March 22, 2013, 1:54 pm

Thank you for taking action! and tweeted....

Lynn S (235)
Friday March 22, 2013, 2:47 pm
Already done! 41 years indeed is cruel punishment and solitary confinement is unconscionable. Racism indeed!

Vicky P (476)
Friday March 22, 2013, 3:28 pm
noted and signed

Judy C (91)
Friday March 22, 2013, 10:57 pm
Signed. Thanks Nancy.

Angelika R (143)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 2:04 am
Already signed earlier, thx Nancy.
This petition is ALSO FOR INTERNTIONAL SIGNATURES! (State: Not in USA)

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 8:30 am
S&S on FB, TU

Lisa Neste (204)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 8:42 am
Thank you for taking action!

P A (117)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 8:58 am
Thank you for taking action. This is extraordinary (and badly so!).

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 8:59 am
41 years in is this even legal???? Justice served and more...Signed,thanks Nancy.

Pat B (356)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 9:01 am
Definitely signed this.!! Thank you, Nancy for this post.!

. (0)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 9:10 am
Signed & posted and here I thought that things had changed over time. I guess it's more of the same just with a new face. Life still means life at Angola. I guess they've never lived down the scandal caused by Kirksey Nix and the gay telephone scam.

Marcel Elschot (345)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 10:05 am
Thank you for taking action

Teresa W (782)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 10:41 am
noted and signed

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 11:49 am
Signed. Hopefully this one will be successful.

Emma S (239)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 12:39 pm
Done! Thanks, Nancy.

Carol H (229)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 1:33 pm
signed and noted

Saturday March 23, 2013, 1:36 pm
Signed & Noted. Thanks Nancy

Ann P (17)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 1:36 pm
Noted and signed. L♡ve ☮ Peace.

Lois Jordan (63)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 2:41 pm
Signed & noted. Thanks, Nancy.

Birgit W (160)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 3:22 pm

Fran F (116)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 4:54 pm
Thanks, Nancy, signed, shared and noted. I'd like to know what the legal remedies would be when a state's attorney general obstructs justice and violates a defendant's civil rights, as happened to Alfred Woodfox.

Fran F (116)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 5:14 pm
To clarify my earlier question, what charges could be brought against the attorney general, and in what court?

Aaron Bouchard (158)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 7:30 pm
Signed and noted thanks

Mary T (178)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 9:13 pm
Signed already, Thanks Nancy.

Esther Z (94)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 10:08 pm
Noted and signed.

Laurie S (73)
Saturday March 23, 2013, 10:28 pm
Thank you for taking action!

Jere W (9)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 4:05 am
Noted & signed

Teresa Cowley (274)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 5:38 am
Way beyond time this was dealt with. It seems to me that 41 years of solitary confinement would constitute "cruel and inhuman punishment"--especially based on the fact that no physical evidence was found to link the men to the crime.
This is simply a total nightmare!

Ludger W (65)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 7:24 am

Alicia V (181)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 10:05 am

Bruno Moreira (61)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 10:27 am
noted thanks

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 11:47 am
Thank you, Nancy, for sharing this important petition for justice! (S, N, P, T)

Robert O (12)
Sunday March 24, 2013, 10:13 pm
Thank you for taking action!

Signed. Thank you Nancy.

Latonya W (82)
Monday March 25, 2013, 12:11 pm
Thanx for putting this out there:)

Susanne R (236)
Tuesday March 26, 2013, 12:35 am
Signed and noted!
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