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October 13, 2011

2011.10.13: Stop “Stop & Frisk” Action

Filed under: Civil Rights,Criminal Justice,Drug Wars,Police Abuse,Racism — nyclaw01 @ 1:53 pm

From:  Gusberg, Jessica
Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2011 1:53 PM
To: 1199 Members; ALAA MEMBERS
Subject: Stop “Stop & Frisk” Action

Stop ‘Stop & Frisk’ Mass Meeting

When: Monday, October 17, 2011, 7 PM

Where: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church – 521 West 126th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Broadway, Harlem

What: Mass planning meeting for the October 21st kickoff to a campaign to stop the racist and dehumanizing “Stop & Frisk” policy of the NYPD. To launch the campaign, a non-violent, civil disobedience will be held on the afternoon/evening of Friday, October 21st, beginning with a rally at 1:30pm that day at the Harlem State Office Building. For more info on the civil disobedience or larger campaign, come to the planning meeting on Monday or contact below.


Phone: 973-756-7666


*** The organizers are particularly looking for lawyers to attend the meeting on Monday to answer legal questions regarding the planned civil disobedience. They are also looking for trained Legal Observers and lawyers to be on standby during the civil disobedience on Friday, October 21st. Please contact if you are interested in participating!

*** If you cannot participate, but would like to contribute, donations are appreciated and are tax-deductible as the Stop Mass Incarceration Network is part of the non-profit 501c3 Alliance for Global Justice.  Checks should be made to the “Alliance for Global Justice” with notation:  “Mass Incarceration Network” in the memo line.

*** Please forward widely!


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