TITLE

Writers join to stop execution of Abu-Jamal

AUTHOR(S)
Reid, Calvin
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;8/7/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 32, p298
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on press conferences in New York City by international writers, calling on Pennsylvania governor Tom Ridge to stop journalist Mumia Abu-Jamal's scheduled August 17, 1995 execution. Call for a new trial; Similar press conference held by the International Parliament of Writers in Paris, France; Abu-Jamal's conviction for killing a police officer in 1982.
ACCESSION #
9508284185

 

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