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Indybay Feature
Sun Jun 19 2005
First Grand Jury Hearing in SF on June 22
Call for Solidarity with Animal Advocates and Others Subpoenaed
6/22 Update: No activists testified today in S.F.
Photos from the rally: 1 | 2

Ten Bay Area residents, who include animal advocates, alternative media members, prisoner rights activists, and members of the greater Bay Area progressive community, have been subpoenaed to a Federal Grand Jury in San Francisco. The first hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, June 22nd. Supporters of the Bay Area residents, as well as all those who seek to defend and keep free speech rights, have been invited to attend on a show of solidarity with those subpoenaed. The hearing will take place at 9am in the Federal Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco. The date is subject to change, so people who plan to attend are encouraged to check FBIwitchHunt.com for updates. Animal Liberation supporters believe that the grand jury is an effort to intimidate them. Read More

In addition, as of 6/20, at least eight activists in San Diego have received grand jury subpoenas, and the Activist San Diego house in City Heights was visited by three federal agents. Audio

Listen to Grand Jury Teach-in Audio · Fault Lines article · Other Press: 1 | 2

FBI's New Heightened Focus on ALF, SHAC, and ELF
Related Congressional Hearings
Recent Indybay Coverage: 1 | 2 | 3

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