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Support Gabe Meyers in Court
Date Friday May 22
Time 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location Details
Wiley W. Manuel Courthouse
661 Washington Street
Department 107
Event Type Court Date
Organizer/AuthorKim
On May 22nd, protester Gabe Meyers has a 9 AM hearing at the Wiley W. Manuel Courthouse, located at 661 Washington Street, Department 107. He needs the support of those of us who can be there.

Gabe faces multiple counts of battery because he splattered red paint at the April 9th BART Board meeting (see link below); in its then recent court filings, BART had outrageously dismissed the slaughter of Oscar Grant as the result of a "tragic mistake."

The charge of battery is a felony and counts as a “strike.”

http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/04/15/18589477.php
Added to the calendar on Saturday May 16th, 2009 10:40 AM
§A little correction
by Gabe Saturday May 16th, 2009 12:33 PM
Thanks Kim for posting this,

Two little corrections though, 1) I am not being charged with a felony. Battery is a misdemeanor, but technichally I could get 6 months if convicted. I am being charged with three counts of battery right now, because the paint splattered on three people when I dumped it on the desk. Also, the hearing is going to be in Dept. 104, not 107. Other than that, the info is correct. So if people can make the time to show up, I would really appreciate it.


Gabe Meyers

PS- Thanks again Kim =)

5/22/09
Wiley W. Manuel Courthouse
661 Washington Street
Department 104
9AM-11AM( Actual time may very)
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Gabe's next court dateJun. 08th, 2009Sunday May 24th, 2009 6:28 PM
Hey KimGabeThursday May 21st, 2009 11:34 AM
Gabe: what is/are the exact penal code section(s) you have been accused of violating?KimSaturday May 16th, 2009 11:23 PM
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