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Free Film Screening: "Waiting for Mercy"

02/24/2014 7:00 pm
02/24/2014 10:00 pm


Innocent men, imprisoned for 15 years...

Free film screening of Waiting for Mercy.

Waiting for Mercy tells the story of an FBI sting operation that took place in Albany, New York during the winter, spring and summer of 2004. The complex operation was designed to entrap Yassin Aref, 37 (a refugee from Kurdistan in northern Iraq) and Mohammed Mosharref Hossain, 51, a United States citizen and an immigrant from Bangladesh.

Waiting for Mercy was recently selected as best documentary at the Ballston Spa Film Festival.

Steve Downs, attorney to the accused, will lead a discussion following the screening.

Presented by Connecticut for 9/11 Truth

Monday, February 24, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

University of Hartford

Auerbach Auditorium in Hillyer Hall

Free parking in Lot B

Free admission!