Justice for Ramarley Graham

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 On February 2, 2012, Ramarley Graham was shot and killed in his home by an NYPD officer. He was just 18 years old when officers chased him into his home and one office shot him in the chest in his bathroom. The indictment of Officer Haste was dismissed by the Supreme Court because of a technicality. 

The story of Ramarley Graham is one of the many stories of young people of color who have been harrassed, brutalized, and murdered by the NYPD. As LGBTQ Youth of Color we understand the importance of knowing your rights and fighting for justice for our community. 

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TAKE ACTION!! This Saturday, April 12th, would have been Ramarley Graham's 21st birthday. 2 years after being killed by NYPD Officer Haste, there has been no justice or accountability.

Sign and share ColorOfChange.org's petition to call on the Department of Justice to fully investigate this case. Join FIERCE and allies in supporting this petition to call for justice for Ramarley Graham. 

 

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