Media Alert: Eddie Africa of the #MOVE9 is home after four decades of incarceration

June 21,2019 For Immediate Release  (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) The Abolitionist Law Center and the People’s Law Office  are proud to announce that Eddie Africa, of the MOVE 9, has been released from state custody after more than forty years of incarceration. Earlier this morning, Continue reading Media Alert: Eddie Africa of the #MOVE9 is home after four decades of incarceration

MEDIA RELEASE: Prisoners and Activists Stop New Prison on Coal Mine Site in Kentucky

For Immediate Release June 20, 2019 Contact: Marianne Cufone, Green Justice, (813) 785-8386 Prisoners and Activists Stop New Prison on Coal Mine Site in Kentucky Washington, DC — In response to a federal lawsuit filed by Green Justice attorneys, the Continue reading MEDIA RELEASE: Prisoners and Activists Stop New Prison on Coal Mine Site in Kentucky

Media Alert: In Celebrating Juneteenth, We Must Remember Those Who Are Still Caged

The Abolitionist Law Center is honored to join in the celebration of Juneteenth. Juneteenth marks the ending of chattel slavery in the United States of America as it is commemorating when the last known individuals who were enslaved were notified Continue reading Media Alert: In Celebrating Juneteenth, We Must Remember Those Who Are Still Caged

Media Release: Emergency Petition Filed For Young Woman Placed In Solitary Confinement During Her Birthday

On Monday the Abolitionist Law Center along with the law office of Timothy P. O’Brien and attorney Jules Lobel, filed an emergency petition against the Allegheny County Jail (ACJ) in the United States District Court for the Western District of Continue reading Media Release: Emergency Petition Filed For Young Woman Placed In Solitary Confinement During Her Birthday