Mumia Abu Jamal
Pa. State Rep. Vereb On Revictimization Relief Act Ruling: “I’m Not Taking This As A Defeat, Rather A Speed Bump”
State Rep. Mike Vereb (R-150th) told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano this is “a fight and this is the first bell in this fight and we’re going to continue.”
The sponsor of a Pennsylvania law aimed at preventing offenders from causing mental anguish to crime victims and their loved ones says he’ll write a new bill, if necessary, now that a federal judge has ruled that the law violates free speech.
Rich discussed the latest report on the investigation into the VA, a teacher apologizing for having her class send get well letters to Mumia Abu-Jamal, and the Phillies selling tickets on Groupon. He also spoke with Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, Ronnie Polaneczky from the Philadelphia Daily News and Michelle Singleton from the Washington Post.
Friday’s edition of The Rich Zeoli Show covers a few hot stories of the last couple days. The guys are live from Citizens Bank Park at the Nova Care Broadcast Booth. A NJ middle school teacher had her students write “Get Well” letters to Mumia Abu-Jamal, convicted cop-killer. Hilary Clinton is about to announce her presidential candidacy and finally The PENNDOT released a PSA which centers around Texting and Walking. Rich talked with Kate Anderson Brower, who’s new book titled, “The Residence: Inside The Private World Of The White House” was released and available on Amazon.com. All this and more on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.
Former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal has been hospitalized, but his lawyer says prison officials won’t tell him why.
A federal judge peppered lawyers with questions Monday about a Pennsylvania law designed to protect crime victims that is being challenged on free speech grounds, including by a convicted cop-killer.
The ACLU has filed a first amendment lawsuit challenging the so-called “Silencing Act,” as did convicted cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal in November.
The mural, at 235 North 11th Street, is on an outside wall of the 6th Police District headquarters, where Officer Faulkner reported for roll call each day.
Mumia Abu-Jamal and his supporters are suing to overturn a new Pennsylvania law they says violates convicts’ free speech rights.
The Pennsylvania chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union says it is preparing to file a lawsuit to get the state’s new “Revictimization Relief Act”overturned.
Gov. Corbett signed into law a measure that he says is intended to curb the “obscene celebrity” cultivated by convicts such as Mumia Abu-Jamal.
Governor Tom Corbett spoke at a Capitol event a day after Mumia Abu-Jamal gave a recorded address to about 20 graduates at Goddard College in Plainfield.
The one-time death row inmate imprisoned for the 1981 murder of a Philadelphia police officer spoke by video to students receiving bachelor degrees Sunday from Goddard College.
A small Vermont college is poking a lot of people in the eye by having convicted cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal as its commencement speaker next Sunday.
Dom Giordano spoke with Dustin Byerly, a spokesman from Goddard College, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, who said it was the students who decided to have Mumia speak.