After 28 years on Death Row (No Suge) it seems Mumia Abu-Jamal might have a chance at liberty again.
The Court found that, in violation of the United States Supreme Court’s 1988 decision in Mills v. Maryland, the jury was improperly led to believe that that it could only consider unanimously agreed upon evidence favoring a life verdict. This mistake rendered Mr. Abu-Jamal’s death sentence fundamentally unfair.
Read the full statement from the NAACP-LDF here.
In the spirit of protest and cries for justice here are some choice hip-hop (influenced) songs that are most definitely down for the cause.
Rage Against the Machine – Voice of the Voiceless
Jurassic 5 – Freedom
Immortal Technique ft Mumia Abu-Jamal – Homeland and Hip Hop
100 Suns (Massive Attack) Vs Snoop Dogg – Calling Mumia
KRS-One – Free Mumia