The Socialist Party USA National Convention is scheduled during the weekend of October 14-16, 2011; Los Angeles will be the host city. For more information, contact: Socialist Party of California, Convention Committee, P.O. Box 661483, Los Angeles, CA 90066. E-mail address: socialistpartyusala (at) gmail.com
The federal Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia, in a stunning smack at the U.S. Supreme Court, has issued a ruling upholding its earlier decision backing a new sentencing hearing in the controversial case of Mumia Abu-Jamal, the convicted killer of Philadelphia Police Officer Daniel Faulkner.
Workers Memorial Day event to honor fallen workers
On Thursday, April 28 a commemoration for workers who lost their lives on the job in 2010 will be held at 12:15 at the steps of the statehouse. A new report on workplace fatalities will also be released, 'Dying for Work in Massachusetts: The Loss of Life and Limb in Massachusetts.' The event will begin with the reading of the lost workers’ names by family members, union brothers and sisters, and friends.
Pakistani men residing in the U.S. travel to their homeland to get divorce decrees from Pakistan. They return back to the United States and seek recognition and enforcement of the Pakistani Islamic divorce decree in a state court. This article deals with the issues related to Pakistani Islamic divorce in U.S. courts.