NJ Teacher Suspended After Class Writes Notes To Mumia Abu-JamalA teacher in New Jersey who assigned her third-grade class to write "get well" letters to a sick inmate convicted of killing a Philadelphia police officer was suspended Friday, the school superintendent said.
Family Says Mumia Abu-Jamal Treated For Diabetes ComplicationsThe wife and brother of convicted police killer Mumia Abu Jamal say the convicted police killer is suffering from diabetic shock in the Intensive Care Unit of a Pottsville Hospital.
Senate Blocks Adegbile From Civil Rights PostSeveral Democrats, including Pennsylvania's Bob Casey and Delaware's Chris Coons, joined Republicans in the Senate Wednesday afternoon in quashing President Obama's pick for a key post in the Justice Department.
Congressman Fitzpatrick Expresses Outrage Over Adegbile NominationCongressman Mike Fitzpatrick spoke out about his opposition to the nomination of Debo Adegbile to head the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division with Chris Stigall Tuesday morning on 1210 WPHT.
Police Union Protests Justice Department Nominee, Citing Legal Work On Mumia Abu-Jamal CaseThe National Fraternal Order of Police expressed "vehement opposition" to the nomination of Debo Adegbile to be assistant attorney general for the department's civil rights division.
Pa. Supreme Court Rejects Mumia Abu-Jamal's Last Appeal The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has rejected a challenge regarding forensic evidence in his racially charged case.