When: Tue., July 14, 6:30 p.m. 2009
Building on May's successful day of action, when more than 100 Chicagoans joined thousands more around the country to rally in support of Troy, a coalition of organizations is holding a town hall meeting about Troy's case. Come hear about the case, and discuss what to do here in Chicago to help save Troy’s life. See iamtroy.com for info on the case. Speakers include: *call-in from Troy Davis' sister, Martina Correia *State Rep. Karen Yarbrough *6 exonerated death row prisoners *Marlene Martin, Director of the Campaign to End the Death Penalty *Jeremy Schroeder, Director of Illinois Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty *Spoken-word poet Kevin Coval Sponsors include: Campaign to End the Death Penalty, Amnesty International, Illinois Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, International Socialist Organization, National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, Northside Action for Justice, Socialist Workers Party, Tamms Year Ten, and 8th Day Center for Justice.