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News :: Human Rights
video/photos-Boston Rallies To Save Troy Davis From Execution
19 Sep 2011
9/16/2011-Boston rally to stop the planned Sept. 21 execution of Troy Davis, an innocent man on Georgia death row.
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Boston, Mass.-Sept. 16, 2011:
As many of you are aware of, Troy Davis is an innocent man on the Georgia death row, scheduled to be executed in a few days Sept. 21. 7 of the 9 original witneses have recanted their testimony against Troy; in addition, another man has confessed to the murder. Millions internationally have signed petitions calling for Troy's freedom. Amnesty International as well as many other human rights organizations have taken up Troy's defense.
This past friday, over 300 protests calling for a stop to the execution took place around the world--there was a local Boston rally, too, at Park St. T station, sponsored by the IAC.
I took some photos and video at the Boston protest--
photos:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/protestphotos1/sets/72157627562991431/

youtube video:
http://youtu.be/aCxr4FyjP5g

For more info how to help go to
www.amnestyusa.org
and www.JusticeForTroy.org
and www.iacenter.org/troydavis

NO TO THE DEATH PENALTY
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