After 100,000 petitions were delivered to the Army yesterday, the secret disciplinary panel at Fort Leavenworth military prison sentenced Chelsea to 21 days of restrictions on her recreational activities, including no access to the gym, library or outdoors.
Attorneys for political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal filed an amended lawsuit Aug. 2 in the Middle District of Pennsylvania federal court to challenge prison medical staff's denial of necessary medical treatment - denial that nearly killed Abu-Jamal earlier this year.
The ANSWER Coalition is supporting the action alert issued by the People's Organization for Progress (POP) in New Jersey to support Marlyn Zuniga, the teacher fired after her students sent get-well cards to political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal.
The state immediately announced their plans to appeal and request an emergency stay of the order from the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. Though we don't yet know if Albert will be released in days or months, he has never been closer to freedom.