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Gregory Boertje-Obed 08052-016
USP Leavenworth. P.O. Box 1000, Leavenworth, KS 66048.
(62 months – out 9/20/17)
Michael Walli 92108-020
FCI McKean, Federal Correctional Institution, P.O. Box 8000, Bradford, PA 16701.
(62 months – out 10/29/17)
Megan Rice 88101-020
MDC Brooklyn, Metropolitan Detention Center, P.O. Box 329002, Brooklyn, NY 11232.
(35 months – out 11/14/15))
(Transform Now Plowshares action group convicted of sabotage and depredation of government property at Y-12 nuclear weapons complex, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 7/28/2012. In transit to federal prisons as of 2/28/14)
Leonard Peltier 89637-132
USP Coleman I, U.S. Penitentiary, POB 1033, Coleman, FL 33521.
(Native American political prisoner framed for abetting murder while defending traditional indigenous from threats including uranium mining on sacred lands)
ANTI-WAR RELATED ACTIONS
Lee Jong-Hwa No. 251
Jeju Prison, 161 Ora-2 dong, Jeju City, Jeju, the Peace Island, Korea.
(1 to 2 months – in 7/3/14)
(Refusal to pay fines related to 2012 protest opposing the construction of a naval base on Jeju Island, South Korea)
Shakir Hamoodi 21901-045
USP Leavenworth, POB 1000, Leavenworth, KS 66048.
(three years – out 4/17/15)
(Plea agreement to one count of violating 1991-2003 U.S. sanctions by providing personal charity for family and friends living in Iraq)
Chelsea E. Manning 89289
1300 North Warehouse Road, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 66027-2304.
(35 years – in 5/2010)
(Whistleblower convicted on charges related to release of military video and documents showing evidence of U.S. war crimes)
Rafil Dhafir 11921-052
FMC Devens, Federal Medical Center, P.O. Box 879, Ayer, MA 01432.
(22 years – out 4/26/22)
(Convictions resulting from providing humanitarian and financial aid to Iraqis in violation of U.S. sanctions, 2/05)
Norman Edgar Lowry Jr. KN 9758
SCI Dallas, 1000 Follies Rd., Dallas, PA 18612.
(1 to 7 years – max out 8/31/18)
(Sentenced 5/21/12 for third trespass at military recruiting office in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 8/1/11)
Brian Jacob Church M44717
P.O. Box 999, Pinckneyville, IL 62274.
(5 years – out 11/6/2014)
Jared Chase M44710
XD20, 2600 N. Brinton Avenue, Dixon, IL 61021.
(8 years – out 5/6/2016)
Brent Betterly M44724
4017 E. 2603 Road, Sheridan, IL 60551.
(6 years – out 5/6/2015)
(Convicted of possession of incendiary devices with intent to commit arson during protests at NATO summit in Chicago, May, 2012.)