Month: October 2009

Free Mumia Abu-Jamal

Mumia Abu-Jamal is a renowned journalist from Philadelphia who has been in prison since 1981 and on death row since 1982 for allegedly shooting Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner.

Press Release: Mikey Powell Inquest

The inquest into the controversial death in police custody of Michael Lloyd Powell (known as Mikey) opens on Wednesday 4 November 2009, and is expected to last for six weeks. Mikey was a cousin of the renowned poet and writer, Benjamin Zephaniah, a patron of INQUEST.

On The Web (Issue 8)

The 4WardEver Volunteer Team regularly scan the web and other resources for websites and information that our readers are likely to find of interest. Check out our new selections. If you spot something, let us know via 4WardEver Volunteer Team.

Adam Rickwood & The Medomsley Heroes

It’s tragic the way our ‘civilised’ societies treat children in care, whether in the care of a religious or government institution. We’re currently investigating the brutal restraining techniques used in UK Young Offenders Institutions and Childcare homes.