Siddique Abdullah Hasan (Carlos Sanders) # R 130-559
Ohio State Penitentiary
878 Coitsville-Hubbard Road
Youngstown, OH 44505
Siddique Abdullah Hasan is a prison Imam, a skilled writer, and a compassionate mentor and friend to fellow inmates. He was placed on death-row for his alleged leadership role in the 1993 Lucasville rebellion.
The riots occurred shortly before his scheduled release. Hasan maintains his innocence. His case has found widespread popular support, but is nearing the end of appeals.
Some of Hasan’s writings and talks/interviews online:
On Prison Radio
What Makes Me a Political Prisoner? By Imam Siddique Abdullah Hasan, Statement made at August 2011 Anarchist Black Cross convergence in Colorado (2011).
Siddique Abdullah Hasan: Unjustly Convicted (2007, Prison Radio, MP3)
WW inverviews member of Lucasville 5 (11 Nov. 2007)
Travesties of Justice: An interview with Siddique Abdullah Hasan
by Daniel Sturm, Feb. 5, 2006
Open letter from Siddique Abdullah Hasan, written 7th of March 2002
Documents related to conviction and appeals, from D.B.A. Press site