Important Update: Support Michael Williams in Jail

For standing up to an anti-Muslim attack, Michael Williams is now serving a 90-day sentence at Rikers Island in New York City. Unless an appellate court grants bail pending appeal, […]

For standing up to an anti-Muslim attack, Michael Williams is now serving a 90-day sentence at Rikers Island in New York City. Unless an appellate court grants bail pending appeal, his projected release date is October 6.

See this video news update: //www.presstv.com/detail/2012/08/11/255640/us-muslim-jailed-for-selfdefense/

As previously reported, Michael’s unjust felony conviction and sentence reflects escalating state repression against social justice activists, opponents of racism and defenders of civil liberties.

To support Michael, please:

–DONATE TO MICHAEL’S LEGAL DEFENSE FUND

Please help fight this unjust conviction by clicking the Donate button at: //supportmichaelwilliams.wordpress.com/

–WRITE TO MICHAEL

Michael would love to hear from you! Send letters, books and other reading material to:

Michael Williams
#3601200203
Eric M. Taylor Center (EMTC)
10-10 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370

–CONTRIBUTE TO MICHAEL’S INMATE ACCOUNT

Items available at commissary make jail a little more bearable. To deposit funds in Michael’s inmate account, see: //www.nyc.gov/html/doc/html/how/inmate_accounts.shtml

–VISIT MICHAEL

Visiting hours, transportation, prohibited contraband and other details are posted at:www.nyc.gov/html/doc/html/news/visit_guide_022210.pdf

Please note that Michael is limited to two visits per week.

Jail Visit Update: To find out whether Michael has any remaining visits for the week, please contact the NYC Department of Correction Information Line at: 718-546-1500 (open from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm). Michael’s “Book and Case Number” is 3601200203. Because of the limit on number of visits and visitors per week, we encourage you to contact Andy Pollack at acpollack2@juno.com to help us coordinate visits.

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FURTHER INFORMATION ON MICHAEL’S CASE

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