Immigrant rights activist to appear in court after FBI raided his home

Immigrant rights activist, Carlos Montes is due to appear in a Los Angeles court Thursday on charges relating to a firearms violation. The charges came after a May 17th FBI raid of his home. Civil rights group, the Committee to Stop FBI Repression says Montes is being targeted by the FBI for his anti-war and immigrant rights activism. The group is calling for a National Day of Action tomorrow to coincide with Montes’ court appearance. This comes as the New York Times reports the FBI plans to expand the powers of agents targeting US citizens in surveillance operations. For more on his situation, we spoke with Carlos Montes.
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