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5/8/2011 U.S. Attorney escalates attacks on civil liberties of anti-war, Palestinian human rights activists On Friday, May 6, the U.S. government froze the bank accounts of Hatem Abudayyeh and his wife, Naima.
5/19/2011 FBI and LA County Sheriff raid veteran Chicano activist Carlos Montes On May 17, 2011 at 5:00 AM the SWAT Team of the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department and members of the FBI raided the home of Carlos Montes, a long time Chicano activist and active member of the Committee to Stop FBI Repression.
4/21/2016 Rasmea’s supporters to mobilize for another status hearing in Detroit On Monday, June 13, 2016, Rasmea Odeh will appear with her attorneys before Judge Gershwin Drain for a status conference at the federal courthouse in Detroit, Michigan.
9/25/2015 5th anniversary of the FBI raids today - Donate to free Rasmea Odeh On the anniversary of the FBI raids on anti-war and international solitary activists, contribute to the defense of Rasmea Odeh
6/16/2011 FBI Repression of Activists Continues: Carlos Montes Demands Charges Be Dropped, DA Refuses Over 100 protesters rallied this morning outside the Alhambra City Courthouse in Los Angeles County in solidarity with Carlos Montes, a well known Chicano community organizer and immigrants rights activist. Montes’ home was raided in a pre-dawn raid by the LA SWAT team and the FBI on May 17th, in which agents took political documents, papers, computers and cell phones, and was ordered to appear in court today regarding several firearms related charges.
11/11/2011 Committee to Stop FBI Repression Conference – Successful and Inspiring! Over 150 people gathered in Chicago on Nov. 5 for the first national conference of the Committee to Stop FBI Repression.
4/26/2012 Judge orders May 15 trial for Carlos Montes Superior Court Judge George G. Lomeli ordered a trial to begin on May 15 for Carlos Montes, a longtime Los Angeles Chicano activist in the anti-war, immigrant rights, public education and Chicano liberation movements. The trial will start at 8:00 a.m. at the Criminal Courts Building, 13th floor, Department 100, at 210 West Temple Avenue in Los Angeles.
8/9/2011 Support Carlos Montes as he goes to court Friday, August 12 Support Carlos Montes as he goes to court Friday, August 12 Call: President Barak Obama at 202-456-1111 Attorney General Eric Holder at 202-514-2001
1/27/2011 Statement on the Grand Jury The 9 activists subpoenaed to appear before a federal grand jury in Chicago on January 25 explain their reasons for refusing to testify.
1/12/2011 Anti-War and International Solidarity Activists Denounce FBI Infiltration The anti-war and international solidarity activists who are being called before a grand jury in Chicago have learned that beginning a few months before the protests against the Republican National Convention in the 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota, a law enforcement officer infiltrated the Twin Cities Anti-War Committee (AWC). The infiltrator went by the name Karen Sullivan, joined the AWC in April 2008, and about a year later she joined the Freedom Road Socialist Organization.