Black Authors : Jeff Haas , “The Assassination of Fred Hampton

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    Bruce Dixon reviews "The Assassination of Fred Hampton" by Jeffrey Haas

    Jeff Haas founded the Peoples Law Office in Chicago and represented the survivors of the murderous December 4 1969 raid which took the lives of Panthers Mark...

    Jeff Haas New Book, “The Assassination of Fred Hampton” is a Major Contribution To The Legacy of the Slain Panther Leader
    Posted Tue, 12/29/2009 - 11:23 by Bruce A. Dixon

    Attorney Jeffrey Haas co-founded Chicago's PLO, the Peoples Law Office, which has represented the victims of political persecution, torture and police misconduct for more than four decades. Haas was lead attorney in the decade-long lawsuit lodged by the families and survivors of the December 4, 1969 raid by the FBI and Chicago Police that took the lives of Black Panthers Mark Clark and Fred Hampton. Haas's new book, the Assassination of Fred Hampton, How the FBI and Chicago Police Murdered A Black Panther is a riveting personal account of how the author's life intersected with the movement of the late 60s and early 70s and with the brief and remarkable life of Fred Hampton, who led the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party”-major-contribution-legacy-slain-panther-lea

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