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N.J. Father Who Impregnated Daughter Sees Himself As Prophet, Ex-Wife Testifies

N.J. Father Who Impregnated Daughter Sees Himself As Prophet, Ex-Wife Testifies | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Aswad Ayinde (pictured) , the New Jersey father who stands accused of raping and impregnating three of his five daughters when they were all minors, is currently facing his second of five jury tria...
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Free Davontae Sanford 2015 Time For Change Bring Me Home Enough Is Enough !

Free Davontae Sanford 2015 Time For Change Bring Me Home Enough Is Enough ! | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it

Free Davontae Sanford Time For Change Bring Me Home Enough Is Enough !

The police know it. The prosecutors know it. The courts know it. Anybody who reads the court records and police reports knows it.
This could have been any one of us, or any one of our children who was falsely arrested, railroaded, and imprisioned. If we let this stand, who will be next?
Demand that the prosecutors stop covering up their frame-up of this innocent child and come clean. Demand that Davontae be freed to come home
You Can Write Him At
Davontae Sanford-684070
ionia maxmium correctional fac.
`1576 w.bluewater highway
ionia,mi 48846

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A disposable population

A disposable population | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Prison employees are hardly held accountable for serious and sometimes violent crimes against inmates.
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Women, Incarcerated: Investigative Series Shows Systemic Abuses of Women in Prisons and Jails

Women, Incarcerated: Investigative Series Shows Systemic Abuses of Women in Prisons and Jails | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
In this first part of RH Reality Check's Women, Incarcerated series, we focus on one woman's prison time—which involved a high-risk pregnancy, forced induced labor, and shackling—to illustrate the problems that thousands of women face behind bars.
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Mumia Abu-Jamal Moved from Prison to Intensive Care, Supporters Seek Access & Answers -


http://democracynow.org - Imprisoned journalist and former Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal has been taken to the Intensive Care Unit of Schuylkill Medical Center in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, after he was removed from prison for a medical emergency without any notification to his family, friends or lawyers. Prison officials told his supporters he is in diabetic shock. We get an update from Abu-Jamal's longtime friend, Johanna Fernández who first discovered he was in the hospital Monday morning when she went to visit him in prison and was told he had been taken to the intensive care unit. Fernández is a history professor at Baruch College-CUNY, and one of the coordinators of the Campaign to Bring Mumia Home.

Listen to all Democracy Now! interviews with Mumia Abu-Jamal over the years in our online archive:
http://www.democracynow.org/appearanc...

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Is There a Lawyer in the House? Jackson, TN "Black Martyrs March" April 4

Is There a Lawyer in the House? Jackson, TN "Black Martyrs March" April 4 | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
A "Black Martyrs March" is planned for Jackson, Tennessee on April 4 to commemorate the murders of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and other slain victims of the racial genocide in America, including the young college student who was killed by Jackson police in November 2014, Cinque "Q" Djahspora, who was called "Q" by his family and friends. Meet at 10a.m. in courthouse and city hall area at 101 E. Main St. Please hear this radio broadcast, and contact Q's father at q4justice@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/pages/Justice-for-Cinque-Q-DJahspora/410366582445526 Petition for Justice for Q https://www.change.org/p/prosecute-jackson-tn-police-for-execution-style-killing-of-young-black-man Please see our list of radio shows on NNIA and another Blogtalkradio channel, "Human Rights Demand," at the new blog for "MaryLovesJustice Radio Schedule." http://mljradio.blogspot.com/ Disclaimer: The information and viewpoints given by hosts and guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of National Network in Action (NNIA). Neither NNIA nor hosts or guests accept responsibility for the accuracy of information shared.
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Homelessness Isn't a Crime, But When You're Homeless, You're Breaking the Law

Homelessness Isn't a Crime, But When You're Homeless, You're Breaking the Law | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
When being homeless means getting into trouble with the law.
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This Woman Says She Had A Miscarriage. Now She Could Face 70 Years In Prison.

This Woman Says She Had A Miscarriage. Now She Could Face 70 Years In Prison. | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The case is a disturbing example of overly broad laws that essentially criminalize pregnancy.
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The 'wHOLE' Truth Behind Solitary Confinement

The 'wHOLE'  Truth Behind Solitary Confinement | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
On any given day in America there are 80,000 people in solitary settings, not counting youth in juvenile facilities and people in jails.
With no evidence-based research of its effectiveness, solitary confinement is a form of imprisonment that has been overused and abused. According to t...
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Click here to support Islan Nettles-Reward for Indictment by Iam Luz's Daughter

Click here to support Islan Nettles-Reward for Indictment by Iam Luz's Daughter | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Please help us raise the reward money that would encourage information from the public leading to an arrest & indictment in the Islan Nettles unsolved homicide case. Luz's Daughter Cares seeks to pursue justice for the beating death of beloved Transgender woman Islan Nettles by raising reward mon...
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Victims of the actions of Iain Duncan Smith. DWP. ATOS and the ConDemnation.

Victims of the actions of Iain Duncan Smith. DWP. ATOS and the ConDemnation. | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Please ShareVictims of the actions of Iain Duncan Smith. DWP. ATOS and the ConDemnation. Over 10,600 people have died. Yet not many know about these deaths. Since then the figures for deaths are kept a secret and they are refusing Freedom of Information RequestsThe people of Woodford Green and Chingford do not know the deaths caused by their MP, Iain Duncan Smith.This is the result of privatisation. Labour brought in ATOS and the ConDems encouraged them to corporate man slaughter.The same as Major’s government brought in PFI and Blair/ Brown went ballistic with the idea and gave the NHS a £350 billion Odious Debt.We will keep updating the memes with data and can use all the help we can get.http://blacktrianglecampaign.org/…/uk-welfare-reform-death…/MP report finds benefit sanctions are starving and killing the jobless, even as a Cabinet man laughs at them over drinks at black tie do.
http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/a-714f-KILLERS-OF-THE-PO…;
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Officials, Advocates Call for Restrictions on Solitary Confinement in Wisconsin

Officials, Advocates Call for Restrictions on Solitary Confinement in Wisconsin | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
In January of this year, the Wisconsin prison system implemented new policies which will revamp the way in which solitary confinement is used as a correction measure against prisoners violating pri...
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THE NEW TORTURE BY POLICE IS MURDER! - Blog

THE NEW TORTURE BY POLICE IS MURDER! - Blog | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
THE NEW TORTURE BY POLICE IS MURDER! -
People all across America are being gundown by police by form of controversial shootings. From Oscar Grant, Trayvon Martin, Rekia Boyd, Stephen Watts, Jammaal Moore, Michael Brown, Eric Gardner, Ronald Johnson and many more... what is
certain, some police ha...
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A Just Cause Coast2Coast - Church's Religious Rights Violated - Part III

A Just Cause Coast2Coast - Church's Religious Rights Violated - Part III | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Sam Thurman, Cliff Stewart and Lisa Stewart of the Colorado exoneration firm A Just Cause, discuss what happens when the wheels of justice trample unbridled over the rights of innocent Americans. Our Special Guest tonight is Pastor Rose Banks of the Colorado Springs Fellowship Church, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She along with others will share with our listenening audience how the Church and some of its member's religious rights were violated by the gov't, who obtained their banking records without subpoenas, harrassed members on their jobs, showed up at their homes and questioned their neighbors while conducting a Federal investigation against the IRP6 in Colorado, who are all serving 7-11 years each in prison for mail/wire-fraud, a crime they didn't commit! A Just Cause is currently campaigning for "FreeTheIRP6," who's been wrongly imprisoned in Florence, CO for a crime they didn't commit. Read full story: www.freetheirp6.org. For more information, about A Just Cause and to Donate to the IRP6 legal defense fund, visit www.a-justcause.com. Also, Follow us on Twitter: @AJCRadio, @A_JustCause, @FreeTheeIRP6, @FreeeTheIRP6 and Like our Facebook Pages: https://www.facebook.com/AJustCauseCoast2Coast, and https://www.facebook.com/AJustCauseCO, https://www.facebook.com/FreetheIRP6 Thank you for your support!
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More Juvenile Justice Reform Bills Moving In Florida House

More Juvenile Justice Reform Bills Moving In Florida House | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Several bills aimed at reforming Florida’s juvenile justice system cleared another hurdle in the House Monday.
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This case of alleged juvenile sexual abuse by female prison officers fits a frightening pattern

This case of alleged juvenile sexual abuse by female prison officers fits a frightening pattern | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
In one instance, a 16-year-old inmate says a guard plied him with drugs and then took him to her house to have sex.
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Mumia Abu-Jamal Taken to Hospital in Emergency, Surrounded by Guards; Family & Friends Denied Access

Mumia Abu-Jamal Taken to Hospital in Emergency, Surrounded by Guards; Family & Friends Denied Access | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Mumia Abu-Jamal’s longtime friend Johanna Fernández learned he had been hospitalized when she went to visit him Monday after he sounded sick. "Upon arrival I was told I could not see him," Fernández told Democracy Now! "We were told he was in diabetic shock and taken to the hospital."
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Wrongfully Convicted Man Who Spent 30 Years On Death Row Is Denied Restitution

Wrongfully Convicted Man Who Spent 30 Years On Death Row Is Denied Restitution | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Glenn Ford was imprisoned nearly half his life for a murder he didn't commit. Now, the 65-year-old has been denied restitution for his nearly 30 years on Louisiana's death row.

Caddo Parish District Judge Katherine Dorroh on Friday denied Ford co...
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Solitary Confinement and Wrongful Deaths Under Color of Law 03/28/15 - Acklin

Solitary Confinement and Wrongful Deaths Under Color of Law 03/28/15 - Acklin | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Today we discuss SOLITARY CONFINEMENT and WRONGFUL DEATHS at at BlogTalkRadio at 3pmEST on Saturday, March 28. Call (818)572-2947. Assistance to the Incarcerated Mentally Ill (AIMI) has advocated for mentally ill Americans for ten years. Mary Neal's mentally, physically disabled brother, Larry Neal, was secretly arrested and murdered in 2003, and we did not learn that it is usual, ordinary and INTENTIONAL to use mentally ill people for prison profits or kill them until 2006. That is when Mary Neal founded AIMI. Please visit us at Facebook, Google+, and Care2. See also our blog "Dog Justice for Mentally Ill" at http://DogJusticeforMentallyIll.blogspot.com . At Twitter, we use @koffietime. AIMI's advocacy experiences opposition because mentally ill people comprise over half the nation's 2.3 million inmates, and prison investors in government seem to use the nation's surveillance technology and personnel to censor the advocacy. But we are moving the fight out of their hands and taking this issue to International Court this year to win damages for up to 100 impacted families. We find it impossible to abolish slavery from within. Google "AIMI vs. USA" for more information about the International Court lawsuit to win damages for neglected, brutalized, and killed Americans who have/had mental illness. Persons who have drug/alcohol addictions and the homeless are included. Please sign and share our petition called "AIMI v. USA" at http://www.thepetitionsite.com/713/784/918/aimi-v-usa/
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Time for Justice for Children in New York

Time for Justice for Children in New York | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Under New York's juvenile justice system a child as young as 7 can be arrested for a crime, and a 16-year-old is automatically charged as an adult. These laws are shockingly behind the times -- bad for children and bad for public safety....
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More Homeless Bedeviled by Trauma Than Mental Illness, Experts Say

More Homeless Bedeviled by Trauma Than Mental Illness, Experts Say | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Health problems can lead to homelessness — but life on the streets would make anyone sick.
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Robbed of Childhood and Chances: Ferguson and Beyond - Juvenile Justice Blog

Robbed of Childhood and Chances: Ferguson and Beyond - Juvenile Justice Blog | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
By Mae Quinn, Professor of Law, Washington University in St. Louis When I was a teen I fought viciously with my sister, hung out in places I should not have been, and walked the streets with my friends. A white … Continue reading →
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Steep Costs of Inmate Phone Calls Are Under Scrutiny

Steep Costs of Inmate Phone Calls Are Under Scrutiny | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
The Federal Communications Commission is investigating prison phone service that costs as much as $1.22 per minute compared with regular rates of 4 cents per minute.
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OPINION: US should end solitary confinement | Al Jazeera America

OPINION: US should end solitary confinement  | Al Jazeera America | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Washington is failing to uphold its legal obligations by blocking investigation into prolonged isolation

 

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Locking Innocent People in prison for decades - Another “Intentional Conviction” occurs in the U.S.Blog

Locking Innocent People in prison for decades - Another “Intentional Conviction” occurs in the U.S.Blog | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
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Another “Intentional Conviction” occurs in the U.S.
 
Time and time again, it’s you the America people that are being misled and brainwashed into believing that “wrongful conviction” here in America are purely accidental and without malice and disr...
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The wHOLE: An Interview With Ramon Hamilton

The wHOLE: An Interview With Ramon Hamilton | SocialAction2014 | Scoop.it
Episode 30 of the Express welcomes a fearless filmmaker from a production company that’s tackling important stories head-on. Writer/Director Ramon Hamilton founded Think Ten Media Group along with ...
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