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Justice for Akai Gurley and His Family

Justice for Akai Gurley and His Family

On Thursday, May 14th, CAAAV will stand with Akai Gurley’s family and community to demand justice for his death at the hands of Officer Peter Liang last November. At 9 a.m., CAAAV will gather with Akai Gurley’s family and community at the Brooklyn Supreme Court (320 Jay St, Brooklyn, NY 11201) for a press conference and rally prior to packing the court at 10 a.m. We expect this initial court appearance in advance of the trial itself to be brief. We hope you can join us to show support for Akai Gurley and his family and demonstrate our community’s commitment to Black... read more