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October 15, 2009

2009.10.15: HOUSE PARTY FOR ABOLITION – TOMORROW!!!

Filed under: Civil Rights,Criminal Justice,Racism,Sentencing — nyclaw01 @ 12:08 pm

From:  Kurti, Rebecca
Sent: Thursday, October 15, 2009 12:08 PM
To: 1199 Members; ALAA MEMBERS
Subject: HOUSE PARTY FOR ABOLITION – TOMORROW!!!

The Campaign to End the Death Penalty’s 2nd Annual

HOUSE PARTY FOR ABOLITION

TOMORROW!!!

Friday, October 16th

6:30 p.m.

145 W. 122nd St. #3, Harlem

Between Adam Clayton Powell and Malcolm X Blvds

closest train stops: A/B/C/D 125 St. , 2/3 125th St .

With hosts

Lawrence Hayes — former Black Panther and former New York death row prisoner

Alan Newton — exonerated in 2006 after 21 years in prison

Yusef Salaam — exonerated in the Central Park 5 case) of the CEDP

And a LIVE CALL-IN from a death row prisoner

RSVP/more information at 718-964-7875 / nyc@nodeathpenalty.org

With a national movement to stop the execution of Troy Davis, and recent revelations proving that Texas executed an innocent man, Cameron Todd Willingham, anti-death-penalty activists are fired up! To celebrate our achievements and support our struggle, the Harlem chapter of the CEDP is throwing its 2nd Annual “House Party for Abolition.” Last year, activists and community members, including former prisoners and their family members, came together for a memorable night. Please join us again!

$15-$20 suggested donation at the door – food, wine & beer included in cover. Proceeds go to support the fight against the death penalty.

All welcome!

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