Writers join to stop execution of Abu-Jamal

Reid, Calvin
August 1995
Publishers Weekly;8/7/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 32, p298
Trade Publication
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.


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