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Page 2 - The Michigan Daily- Tuesday, July 17, 1984
Polish court clears
police of negligence

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - A court
yesterday acquitted two policemen in
the beating death of a 19-year-old
Solidarity supporter, but convicted two
ambulance drivers of negligence in the
All four originally were indicted on
charges of beating the teen-ager to
said police were responsible for the
death of Grzegorz Przemyk condemned
the verdict. As the decisions were read,
the dead man's father and about 30
family friends quietly walked out of the
packed courtroom in protest.
Janusz Jankowski, chairman of the
three-man judicial panel, looked up but
continued reading the verdicts as the
protesters filed out.
"So they finally proved there is no
justice in this country," one woman
said as she left. She asked not to be
identified. An estimated 200 people
were in the courtroom for the verdict.
Sadowska, was not present, although
she attended almost every session of
the trial. Ina statement on the first day
of the trial, Sadowska, an opposition
poet, charged authorities with covering
up for the police.
Solidarity leader Lech Walesa con-
demned the killing in a statement read
during Przemyk's funeral, but he was

on vacation with his family and
unavailable for comment.
Two doctors charged with negligence
in treating Przemyk committed an
"unintended offense" and the charges
against them were dropped under an
amnesty passed by Parliament a year
ago, the judge ruled.
symbol for Solidarity supporters who
cited it as an example of brutality
used by police to crush the outlawed
labor federation. An estimated 20,000
mourners attended his funeral in War-
saw on May 19, 1983, in a peaceful
protest against police brutality.
Przemyk was detained in Warsaw the
evening of May 12, 1983 for disorderly
conduct. He was taken from the police
station by ambulance to the Hoza first
aid station and then released. He died
two days later.
The trial, which began May 31,
received prominent attention from
Poland's official news media, including
almost nightly coverage of the
testimony on the evening news broad-
The court ruled the ambulance atten-
dants, who drove Przemyk to the first
aid station, had endangered his life
through negligence and improper care,
but said it could not determine the


The new addition to the University's School of Music, located on North
Campus, is scheduled to open next year and will provide more space and
facilities for music and dance students.
music school addition will
expand stage facilities

New Zealand wants
U.S. treaty altered
From AP and UPI meeting, overshadowed by the New
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Zealand Labor Party's election victory
Secretary of State George Shultz yeste- Saturday on a platform calling for a
day defended the United States' defense renegotiated treaty banning nuclear-
alliance with New Zealand and armed and nuclear-powered ships from
Australia as an "unshakeable relation- the nation's ports.
ship" despite demands to have the NEW ZEALAND officials said the
treaty renegotiated. nuc'-,tr ships issue did not arise during
Shultz made the comments at the the first day of the two-day meeting,
opening of an annual ANZUS alliance See NEW ZEALAND, Page 4

An addition to the Earl V. Moore
building, home of the University's
School of Music, will be among the
new structures to appear on campus
in the next year.
With ,construction still on
schedule, the new addition should be
open by January 1985 - expanding
the facilities for music and dance
students to rehearse and performs
large productions in a more
professional atmosphere, according
to Morris Risenhoover, assistant
dean in the music school.
RISENHOOVER, chief advisor to
the construction site, said since the
stage of the new vocal arts center is
the exact size of the stage at the
Power Center, performers will have
the opportunity to rehearse in more
realistic setting than in a classroom,

where most now rehearse.
Included in the new structure will
be two auditoriums: a 120-seat
organ recital studio boasting an
organ built in Boston specifically for
the University and a 166-seat vocal
arts center for the music school
The new addition will also house
the Stearns Collection - a collection
of nineteenth century exotic in-
University graduate Maurice
Allen, the architect for the addition,
attempted to maintain original ar-
chitectural style of the Moore
Building in the new addition.
The addition is funded entirely by
private donations from both cor-
porations and individuals. The cost
of the structure will be $1.8 million.
To date, $1.1 million has been raised.



HRD-course, "Managing Change," 10 a.m.,
LSA, call 764-7410.
CEW-course, "Refreshing Student Skills," 1610
Washtenaw, call 764-9481.
Nutrition Services-weight control class, noon,
Output Building.
Music-Six Concertos for Two Keyboards, 8
p.m., The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day
Ann Arbor Go Club-meeting, 1433 Mason.
CEW-Job Hunt Club, noon, 350 S. Thayer.
Performance Network-The Opera, 8:30 p.m.,
408 W. Washington.
HRD-course, "Tell someone: A Program to
Combat Sexual Harrassmen," 1p.m., LSA.
Voice-Original music by Lisa Wolf and Karen
Pernick, 8 p.m., Dominick's.
CEW-course, "Refreshing Student Skills," 1610
Nutrition Services-weight control class, noon,
Output Building.

Music-Martin Jean, 8 p.m., Hill.
Medicine-workshop in scientific illustration,
8:30 a.m., Kresge I.
Alcoholics - meeting, 1:30 p.m., Alanon Club.
Farm Labor-meeting, 5:30 p.m., Michigan
Science Fiction Club-meeting, 8:15 p.m.,
CFT-Bye Bye Brazil, 7:30 p.m.; Dona Flor and
Her Two Husbands, 9:30 p.m., Michigan.
Chamber Orchestra-Haydn Festival, noon,
Liberty Plaza.
Performance Network-The Opera, 8:30 p.m.,
408 W. Washington.
Frisbee-practice, 5:30 p.m., Fuller.
PTP-Claire Bloom, "These Are Women," 8
p.m., Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre.
SOAP-Music at Mid Day Series, pianist John
Jarrett, 12:15 p.m., Union.
HRD-COURSE, "Effective Business Writing,"
1 p.m.; "Building Speed Reading Skills," 10 a.m.;
"Management of Stress for Managers and Super-
visors," 8:30 p.m., LSA.

CEW-course-"Refreshing Student Skills,"
1610 Washtenaw.
Sailing Club-meeting, 7:45 p.m., W.
Turner Geriatric Clinic-"A Day in the Park,"
10:30 a.m., Riverside Park.
Music-Carol Teti, Byron Pearson, 8 p.m., New
Alexandra Music Building, EMU.
Labor-Collective Bargaining and Workplace
Participation, 3 p.m.
League-American Heritage Night, New York,
5 p.m., Cafeteria.
. Dancers-7 p.m., Forrest Hills Community Cen-
Psychiatry-Anxiety disorders support group,
7:30 p.m., Children's Psychiatric Hospital.
Bible-Chapel, 12:30 p.m., Main Hospital.
AAFC-Satyrican, 7 p.m., Lorch.
CFT-Bye Bye Brazil, 7:30 p.m.; Dona Flor and
Her Two Husbands, 9:30 p.m., Michigan.
Chamber Orchestra-Haydn Festival, noon,
Liberty Plaza.
Performance Network-The Opera, 8:30 p.m.,
408 W. Washington.


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