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February 20, 2008

2008.02.20: Sean Bell Update: Cops’ trial starts next week in Queens!

Filed under: Civil Rights,Criminal Justice,Police Abuse,Racism — nyclaw01 @ 11:37 am

From: Lucy Herschel
Sent: Wednesday, February 20, 2008 11:37 AM
To: 1199 Members; ALAA MEMBERS
Subject: Sean Bell Update: Cops’ trial starts next week in Queens!

FYI –  Just got this.  Thought folks would be interested.
 Forwarded message:
To Whom It May Concern:

My son Sean Bell’s murder by the New York Police Department caused a Community Outrage, and the support for my family and I came from everywhere…Now that the Trial will begin on February 25, 2008, my family and I need your support once again.Please come out and stand in UNITY and in SOLIDARITY. at the Criminal courthouse on Queens Blvd. For more information, please meet me at the Monthly Vigil on Saturday, February 23rd at 7pm. Location: Near the 103rd. Precinct (168th. Street & 91st. Ave.) Take the F train to 169th Street stop (exit at the 168th St. exit) and walk down the hill. We hope to see you all there.

Thanking you in Advance,

Mrs. Valerie Bell

In Unity and Solidarity-

The Black Cotton Foundation
1028A Franklin Ave.
Newark, NJ 07107
(718) 415-0523

Black Cotton: “The Symbol of Unrewarded Struggle”

In the struggle for peace and justice,
BJ {William M. Johnson}

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