Panther Trial News, no. 1, June 29, 1970

Title

Panther Trial News, no. 1, June 29, 1970

Subject

Black Panther Party

Description

This newsletter provides an update on the legal proceedings against Lonnie McLucus and Warren Kimbro for the kidnapping, torture and murder of Alex Rackley, who they believed was an FBI informer. Some claimed the killing was ordered by Bobby Seale. McLucas was convicted and received a 15 year prison sentence. The men were a part of a group that was referred to as the New Haven Nine.

Creator

Black Panther Party

Source

Roz Payne

Publisher

Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Date

June 29, 1970

Format

mimeograph

Type

newsletter

Original Format

paper

Citation

Black Panther Party, “Panther Trial News, no. 1, June 29, 1970,” Roz Payne Sixties Archive, accessed October 28, 2020, https://rozsixties.unl.edu/items/show/605.

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