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Woodfox freed on 69th birthday after 43 years in solitary

Press Release February 19, 2016 Amnesty International USA: Woodfox’s Release Long Overdue The human rights organization described today’s settlement as “long overdue and undeniably just”   MEDIA CONTACT: Mandy Simon, asimon@aiusa.org  (WASHINGTON, DC) —Today, the last imprisoned member of the … Continue reading

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Albert Woodfox to be freed!

Federal Judge Orders Angola 3’s Albert Woodfox Unconditionally Released After 43 Years in Solitary Confinement | Solitary Watch June 8, 2015 by Jean Casella and James Ridgeway This afternoon, a federal judge in Louisiana issued an unconditional writ of habeas … Continue reading

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Will this latest “major development” finally free Albert Woodfox?

Published on Feb 28, 2013 http://www.democracynow.org – A federal judge has once again ordered the state of Louisiana to release Albert Woodfox, a former Black Panther who has spent more than 40 years in solitary confinement. —————————————— And now – … Continue reading

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