top
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
Related Categories: Peninsula | Police State and Prisons
Skateboarders Sign their Support for Death Row Inmate
by Troy Davis Reporting Project
Tuesday May 19th, 2009 11:21 PM
May 19 Global Day of Action for Troy Davis.
Skateboarders expressed concern about living in a police state where death row inmates like Troy Davis find no court willing to hear new evidence.
640_aiskater3.jpg
Lytton Plaza in downtown Palo Alto is a gathering spot for skateboarders. When members of Amnesty International Chapter 19 approached some about Troy Davis' case, they listened, shared some thoughts, then signed the AI petition.

Then they sped off....
§Zizi gets skater's signature on AI petition
by Troy Davis Reporting Project Tuesday May 19th, 2009 11:21 PM
640_aiskater2.jpg
§Discussion with young skater
by Troy Davis Reporting Project Tuesday May 19th, 2009 11:21 PM
640_aiskater7.jpg
§Speaking with their FEET
by Troy Davis Reporting Project Tuesday May 19th, 2009 11:21 PM
640_aiskatersfeet.jpg
Steppin' Up for Troy!
Bare feet, skating feet, and feet in shoes heading home from the office
§And they are OFF!
by Troy Davis Reporting Project Tuesday May 19th, 2009 11:21 PM
640_aiskaters5.jpg
See you another day, young skaters!