Protestor in Pakistan rally
Dr. Aafia's children were maligned and disappeared by US and much earlier possibly Pakistani authorities.
Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location: The Southern District Court of New York
Street: 500 Pearl Street
City/Town: Manhattan, NY
Dr. Aafia's court hearing is scheduled for WEDNESDAY, September 23rd at 1:00 PM. Please try to attend and show your support.
United States District Court
500 Pearl St.
@ 1:00 PM
[In Front of Judge Berman -Room 21D ]
4 5 6 & J trains to BROOKLYN BRIDGE-CITY HALL
*OR* M, J, R to CHAMBERS ST
For more information, please visit:
And see the blogpost just below announcing and quoting from the new lawyers' team:
PLEASE GET OUT THE WORD!
Find this info at cageprisoners dot com search under Aafia Siddiqui by Date
Judge Agrees To Lawyers’ Team For Aafia
A US judge on Wednesday agreed to accept a five-member lawyers’ team to defend Pakistani neuroscientist Aafia Siddiqui despite her vociferous and strong objections saying she wanted to represent herself.
>> Relevance: 100 % | 06/09/2009
Also see the post below for Sept:
"Dr Siddiqui begins her journey as an innocent person under the laws of our country." for statement from new lawyer team
Find the best analysis so far here
Find the best ARCHIVES through summer 2009: here
NOTE this blogsite "About Aafia" which declares a major reason for seeking to support this cause since there has been so much palpable outrage among decent Pakistanis and media over this one case of imprisonoment of this one woman - perhaps more than over any other:
Recap: US was the only foreign country whose representative attended the birth of Pakistan on August 15, 1947. The Case of Dr. Aafia Siddiqui appears as an epitome of entangled issues which seem to threaten this proverbial alliance, and hence also prospects of peace in the region. This blog is about SAVING A BRIDGE.
Another understood reason (which bears much repeating) is also that we support and mercy, aid and truth for victims of systems gone haywire as well as their children and families: here