Dear Friends, Family, & Supporters, At about sunrise this morning Herman Wallace passed away a free man- unshackled, in a New Orleans home, surrounded by supporters who loved him dearly. If we dissect any moment of our lives we will discover a balanced coexistence between epic beauty and overwhelming tragedy. At every given moment we […]
Legal Update: Herman and Albert As Herman Wallace continues to fight the cancer that is consuming his life, the legal battle continues for Albert Woodfox. Woodfox, who has spent over 40 years in solitary confinement, has been subject to strip searches every day for the past six months. In 1978 parties signed a consent decree […]
Here is a great little opinion piece by the Washington Post, and another one by Wired Magazine…. stay tuned for more as we spur the debate about the cruel and not unusual practice of solitary confinement.
On Friday, July 26, Federal Judge Jackson ruled in favor of Herman’s motion to expedite his Habeus claim due to his deteriorating health condition. This means that the Magistrate will have to submit his opinion to Jackson, and Jackson will have to rule in 30 days from the 26th. There will then be 14 days […]
SCIENCE SAYS IT: SOLITARY IS CRUEL, INEFFECTIVE AND UNUSUAL
Interesting and well written article: click here.
What’s preemptive gratitude? Wondering what to write in your card to Gov. Jindal? Here are some ideas… “Dear Gov. Jindal, Please use this pre-emptive thank you as encouragement to use your power as Governor of the State of Louisiana to do the RIGHT THING and RELEASE HERMAN WALLACE. He has suffered long enough. Thank […]