Add comment on:Town Hall on BART Filing, Orloff Recall, & Caravan for Justice II, Oakland, 4/4/09: audio
by dave id
The Town Hall for Justice for Oscar Grant addressed BART's recent filing in the $50 million lawsuit against it for the murder of Oscar Grant. BART claimed in the filing that all officers on the platform when Oscar Grant was killed were blameless, only defending themselves with their actions, and that the murder of Oscar Grant was an accident. The hurdles on the road to recalling DA Tom Orloff were discussed. Plans were finalized for transportation and the mission of the Caravan for Justice II trip to Sacramento on April 8th. Bishop Franzo King of the John Coltrane Church begins the Town Hall with a prayer:
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