In the wake of thousands of signed petitions, phone calls, emails plus meetings, street actions and pressure from sympathetic state officials, Federal Court Judge Robert Mariani has ordereda full evidentiary hearing on Friday, Dec. 18 to determine if the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (DOC) must provide, as Abu-Jamal’s legal team requests, the new, direct-acting, anti-viral medication with a 95 percent cure rate for HCV ...
If you cannot be there, we are asking you to call the following officials on Dec. 18 to demand immediate anti-viral HCV medication for Mumia and the other prisoners:
~ Gov. Tom Wolf, 717-787-2500
~ John Wetzel, Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections, 717-728-4109
~ John Kerestes, Superintendent SCI Mahanoy, 570-773-2158 ext. 8102