FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ***Press Conference* **
October 22nd Coalition to Stop Police Brutality, Repression, and the Criminalization of a Generation
Campaign For Justice for Baby Susie
Los Angeles, CA, 7/27/09 — Community Organizations are calling for a press conference and action, Monday, July 27th at 8 a.m. in support of Susie Lopez. The press and action will be held in front of court building at 111 N. Hill Street, on the corner of Hill and 1st St, in Downtown Los Angeles. She was a 19 month year old killed while she was in her father's arms by the Los Angeles Police Department four years ago. Community organizations, as in the October 22nd Coalition, Cop Watch Los Angeles, the Coalition for Community Control Over the Police and others, are supporting Lorena Lopez who is in trial vs. Chief William Bratton and the L.A.P.D. for the wrongful murder of her daughter for the next 20 days.
Kelly Flor an organizer with the October 22nd Coalition and Cop Watch Los Angeles said, "We feel that it is important to support Lorena Lopez, so she knows that the community supports her fight to bring justice to her daughter that was wrongfully murdered by those who are there to 'protect and serve' her. We know that Susie Lopez was not an isolated incident, there will be other families who have had loved ones taken from them unjustly by local law enforcement."
For additional information or a sample copy, Contact: Kelly Flor 323-485-3654
Press Release: "Campaign for Justice for Baby Susie"
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