Health Action:9-14-2015 - Denial of Hepatitis C Treatment to Mumia Abu-Jamal & other incarcerated people 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
Health Action  9-14-2015 - Denial of Hepatitis C Treatment to Mumia Abu-Jamal & other incarcerated people  Health Status of 2 Political Prisoners 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
Out-FM  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
Denial of Hepatitis C Treatment in Prison
* General blockage of access by incarcerated people to unconscionably-priced curative hep C drugs
* Mumia Abu-Jamal's lawsuit demanding hep C treatment
* the successful struggle to get hep C treatment for former Black Panther Robert Seth Hayes

Dr. Suzanne Ross, Ramona Africa, Victoria Law, Bret Grote, Anne Lamb 
Notes: Credits:
Victoria Law, writer and editor covering incarceration, gender and resistance; author of Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women

Dr. Suzanne Ross, spokesperson for the Free Mumia Abu-Jamal Coalition and longtime activist for the freedom of U.S. political prisoners

Ramona Africa, spokesperson for the MOVE organization; representative, International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal; former political prisoner and survival of the U.S. government/Phila. police bombing of the MOVE family house in 1985

Bret Grote is legal director of the Abolitionist Law Center based in Pittsburgh, PA, and is one of the counsel, along with Robert Boyle, on Mumia Abu-Jamal's lawsuit against the PA Dept. of Corrections for denial of proper medical care.

Anne Lamb, Co-Chair, New York Chapter of the Jericho Amnesty Movement
Producer/host: Bob Lederer
Engineer: John Riley 
Police Brutality  
Version 1: REBROADCAST  
Total Length (HH:MM:SS)
Includes update on Mumia's possible transfer 
Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script    09-12-2015  English 
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healthaction  192Kbps mp3 (76.83MB) Mono 
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