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P-SPAN – Merritt College: ‘Free Huey! The Trial of the Century’

7 November 2013

Judge Lise Pearlman spoke to Merritt College on October 30, 2013.  Judge Pearlman wrote a book and is working on a film about Huey Newton and his 1968 trial for murder.  Also at this event: special guest speaker Professor Emeritus Melvin Newton, former black panther and brother of Huey Newton.

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An Historic Panel Discussion and film trailer preview at Merritt College

17 September 2013

Merritt flyer 916 Oct 30 event

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P-SPAN – Herman’s House, Panel Discussion on Social Justice at Merritt College

2 May 2013

Merritt College screened a documentary film, “Herman’s House”, on April 24, 2013.  The documentary is about Herman Wallace, who has been incarcerated for 40 years.  The program included a panel of distinguished community representatives, including Dr. Siri Brown and Melvin Newton.

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