Munir Farooqi – a celebrated and respected member of the local community in Manchester, was framed by two undercover officers who faked their conversions to islam and were welcomed into the Farooqi household.
He is currently serving multiple life sentences for crimes he never committed and further suffering health neglect in prison leading to a loss of sight.
Join us to hear first-hand accounts from his son and daughter, alongside special guests Moazzam Begg (former Gitmo detainee and Outreach Director at CAGE) and Simon Pook (Munir’s lawyer) as they discuss the campaign to get justice for Munir.
WHEN: Sunday 16 August 2015, 6-9pm (doors open 5.30)
WHERE: The Roby Church, 307 Dickenson Road, Longsight, Manchester, M13 0NG
TICKETS: £5, you can purchase tickets by calling 07522428709
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