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Maine 2 Marin: Close the Death Chamber
Date Monday February 07
Time 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location Details
Maine: The Ellsworth - MDI Bridge, Ellswroth, ME

Marin: E. Sir Francis Drake Blvd., just east of U.S. Highway 101 just past The Larkspur Ferry Landing in Larkspur, CA.

Nationwide: Please check under Torture No Prisoner's tab.
Event Type Vigil/Ritual
Organizer/AuthorHelene Swanson
Starting at The Bridge in Ellsworth, Maine ending at the West Gate at San Quentin Prison, activist and allies across this nation will be holding a Candlelight Vigil and Community Assembly on February 7, 2011 at 5:00 pm. We will meet in front of the Larkspur Landing Ferry Bldg. and leave for the West Gate of San Quentin Prison. People of all faiths will be gathering, calling on Governor Jerry Brown to Close the Death Chamber at San Quentin Prison and abolish the Death Penalty here in California. We are spotlighting the Largest Prison Strike in U.S. history by the brave leaders of the Georgia Prison Strike, and the senseless shooting of Guy Jarreau Jr. in Vallejo, CA. The murder of Guy Jarreau, Jr. once again demonstrates a pattern of abuse of detainees and prisoners alike, as in the death of Oscar Grant at the Fruitvale Bart Station and Victor Valdez in a Maine Prison.

Endorsed by,

Katrina's Dream
The Oscar Grant Committee
Added to the calendar on Friday Jan 28th, 2011 12:11 PM
§Marin Flyer
by Helene Swanson Friday Jan 28th, 2011 12:11 PM
§Maine Flyer
by Helene Swanson Friday Jan 28th, 2011 12:11 PM