On September 3, 2010 Askia Sabur was attached and beaten by 4 Philadelphia police from the 19th district. On October 26, 2010 Tanya Yates, Askia’s cousin was also attacked by 19th District police in what the police claim is unrelated incident.
Over this past year over a… hundred thousand people have watched Askia’s vicious beating and many have thrown there support behinde Askia and Tanya. The Askia Coalition against Police Brutality is asking you to continue your support and pack the courts for Askia and Tanya as they go to trial together on January 12th.
All hands on deck, help raise awareness around Askia and Tanya’s case, support Askia and Tanya by coming to trial, and pressure the DA to drop all charges.
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