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Author Archives: Diane Bukowski
Black Youth Project 100, Michigan Abolition Alliance, Mertilla Jones, others demand end to new Wayne Co. Jail, Dan Gilbert’s gentrification of Detroit Protest held at new jail construction site during rush hour April 21, 2017; dozens honked horns in support Group previously disrupted … Continue reading
Cortez Davis: key juvenile lifer case challenges Michigan’s merciless re-sentencing statutes Davis’ sentencing judge, the Hon. Vera Massey Jones, called JLWOP unconstitutional 18 years before the USSC did, in Miller v. Alabama Hon. Shannon Walker to conduct re-sentencing Thurs. April 27, 2017 … Continue reading
HUNDREDS JOIN RASMEA AT PLEA HEARING APRIL 25, IN DETROIT; U.S. AG LAUCHES NEW ATTACK ON PALESTINIAN-AMERICAN ACTIVIST
Assistant U.S. Attorney Jonathan Tukel appears to want to sabotage the plea agreement WHEN: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017, at 1:00 PM Eastern Time (rally at 1:00 PM, hearing starts at 2:30 PM) WHERE: U.S. District Court, 231 W. Lafayette Blvd., … Continue reading
Video above shows attorney Nabih Ayad (front), l to r Kenneth Reed, Kimberly Davis and Yolanda McNair of P.O.S.T., Yvette Johnson holding Terrance Kellom’s infant daughter Terranae, Nelda Kellom, Kevin Kellom Lawsuit says police, prosecutor conspired in cover-up; that Terrance … Continue reading
DETROIT PROTEST VS. TRUMP BOMBING OF SYRIA HELD ON TIGERS’ OPENING DAY APRIL 7; LARGE DOWNTOWN AUDIENCE REACHED VOD INTERVIEW WITH SYRIAN-AMERICAN YOUTH ORGANIZER JOE MSHAHWAR OF WORKERS WORLD PARTY AT PROTEST ABIYOMI AZIKWE RE: HISTORY OF ATTACK ON SYRIA, U.S. … Continue reading
Rowan removed wards Wanda Worley (above) and Gayle Robinson from their long-time homes with no court orders, using police, took incomes, Robinson’s home, got son jailed Rowan did not remove ward Raymond Davis, a veteran from dangerous location before his death in fire … Continue reading
Bernie Sanders, Top Progressives Announce New Medicare-For-All Push The Huffington Post Daniel Marans March 27, 2017 HP says Sanders using “Overton Window” strategy to obtain concessions, not necessarily complete single payer health care CREDO’s Murshed Zaheed: No to “collaborating with … Continue reading
Video above: Mary Rowan ward Raymond Davis among five men dead in fire in uninspected group home; husband John Cavataio featured in footage Probate Court judge ordered Davis seized from his own apartment by Rowan and Detroit police March 7, … Continue reading
APPEALS COURT HEARS JUVENILE LIFER MEADOWS’ CASE; PROS. KYM WORTHY OBJECTED TO RELEASE AFTER 47 YRS.
Above: Zerious Meadows’ sister Pamela Davenport comments on her brother’s 47 year incarceration, since the age of 15. Case is key challenge for state’s juvenile lifers Defense attorney Melvin Houston: state statutes do not require 60-year max, judges should have … Continue reading
FEET TO FIRE: MARCH VS. PROSECUTOR KYM WORTHY Wed., March 22, 2017 @ 1 pm to 3 pm Frank Murphy Hall of (In)Justice 1441 St. Antoine, at Gratiot, Detroit, Michigan, 48226 Everyone is invited to speak your Truth. If you or someone … Continue reading