Wednesday, June 11, 1997 FULL SHOW | HEADLINES | NEXT: GERONIMO PRATT AND COINTELPRO
1997-06-11

GERONIMO PRATT

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Paula Hajar, longtime educator and activist. She has worked with and written extensively about Arab and Arab American communities in the United States.

Mona Eldahry, co-founder of AWAAM, Arab women active in the Arts and Media, an organization that trains young Arab women and girls in media production and leadership skills.

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To loud cheers from his family and supporters, former Black Panther Geronimo Pratt walked out of a Santa Monica, California, courtroom yesterday after a judge released him on $25,000 bail — just 12 days after reversing his 1972 murder conviction.

Judge Everett Dickey ruled after hearing new evidence that the chief witness against Geronimo Pratt was a police and FBI informant who lied under oath.

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