Former Black Panther Serving Life Sentence for Murder Denied Release

The Guardian – A former Black Panther who turns 80 next month has been denied release from prison and ordered to wait 15 years before seeking freedom again.

Sundiata Acoli is serving a life sentence for the 1973 murder of a New Jersey state trooper during a shootout in which Assata Shakur was also arrested.

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