TAKE ACTION: Citing Herman Wallace, Amnesty International calls for Albert Woodfox's immediate release

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Image uploaded from a quicklink (NEW YORK) - Following the death of Herman Wallace, who was held in solitary confinement for nearly 40 years, Amnesty International today launches a campaign demanding the release of his co-defendant Albert Woodfox, who also has been held in cruel conditions of isolation following a deeply flawed trial. 'Enough is enough,' said Steven W. Hawkins, Amnesty International USA executive director. 'Nothing can justify the cruel treatment that the state of Louisiana has inflicted on Albert Woodfox. It's simply unconscionable for the state to hold him one day longer. His trial was flawed and his conviction has been overturned three separate times. Authorities must let the most recent court ruling stand and release Woodfox from prison. At this point, Louisiana officials seem to be out for vengeance; instead, we call on them to act in the interest of justice and see that he is released.'

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For more on Albert Woodfox, below is an excerpt f... by Angola 3 News on Friday, Oct 11, 2013 at 1:10:14 PM
yup, liberals...always on the side of the killersj... by Elijah Jackson on Saturday, Oct 12, 2013 at 1:12:21 AM
I agree, and please go read the Alan Grayson blog ... by Bill Johnson on Saturday, Oct 12, 2013 at 10:48:53 AM