Bob Lefcourt speaks with attorney Lennox Hinds from the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University in New Jersey, second president of the National Conference of Black Lawyers. Discussion on trial of Assata Shakur, who was kept in solitary confinement for two years before her trial in New Jersey. Hinds was summoned from the Bar association and refused to go saying that what he had said in the press undermined the judicial system. Produced by WBAI. Recorded on June 6, 1979. Broadcast on June 6, 1979.
"People's law update" was a sub-series of the WBAI series "Bread and roses." Previously cataloged as "Lenox Hines" and "Ashatasha Kur."
This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email: americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.