Mumia Abu-Jamal supporters rally in Philly

Protesters chanted and marched in Center City on Monday in support of former Black Panther and death-row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal as he seeks to re-appeal his conviction.

Inside the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia that morning, a hearing was held before Judge Leon Tucker regarding Abu-Jamal’s petition seeking to toss out his previous appeals so he can re-appeal his case.

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