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CAIR-MN, Community Groups to Rally in Support of Freeing Myon Burrell

(MINNEAPOLIS, MN, 12/15/2020) – later today, the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) will join a group of civil rights and social justice groups at a rally seeking freedom for Myon Burrell.

Burrell was a teenager when he was convicted of fatally shooting a Minneapolis child almost 20 years ago. He appears today before the Minnesota Board of Pardons in an appeal to have his life sentence commuted.

SEE: Board of Pardons to hear Myon Burrell case today, vote on his release from prison

https://www.startribune.com/board-of-pardons-to-hear-myon-burrell-case-today-vote-on-his-release-from-prison/573399171/

WHAT: FREE MYON BURRELL – Rally

WHEN: Today Tuesday December 15, 6-8 p.m.

WHERE: Stillwater Prison 970 Pickett Street N., Bayport, MN 55003

Facebook Event Page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1503905059808377/

CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.       

La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.   

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