Prison Radio / Jan. 9, 5-6pm / Lynne Stewart Released

Tune in to Prison Radio on CKUT today from 5-6pm. Prison Radio is a monthly show focusing on prisoner justice issues, heard the second Thursday of every month at 5pm. For more information, contact prison@ckut.ca

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-In-depth coverage on the release of US political prisoner Lynne Stewart. Lynne was released from prison on January 1st after serving 4 years of a 10-year sentence. We’ll hear coverage from Democracy Now in New York City. We’ll also hear the voice of Mumia Abu Jamal commenting on her release.

-A report on Ian Debeer, sentenced to 3 years of prison in 2010 for graffiti, looking at the criminalization of street art.

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