From Red Bird Abolition
Friday, February 8th, Mahoning County, OH-
The jury largely sided with hunger striking super max prisoner Cornelius Harris in his criminal trial this week. Harris was facing nine felony charges stemming from fights with guards at The Ohio State Penitentiary (OSP). Harris has long maintained that these fights were actually initiated by guards who have targeted him for harassment and abuse. Earlier this week, a jury found largely in Mr Harris’ favor.
Mr Harris initiated his hunger strike on January fourth, and went to trial later in the month. (more…)