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Gregory Boertje-Obed 22090
Michael Walli 4444
Megan Rice 22100
Irwin County Detention Center, 132 Cotton Drive, Ocilla GA 31774.
(35 months for Rice; 62 months for Boertje-Obed and Walli – in 5/13)
(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
% Dochas Center, Mountjoy Prison, North Circular Rd., Dublin 7, Ireland.
(three months – in 1/15/14)
(Refused bond conditions on suspended sentence for anti-war die-in on the Shannon Airport runway, 10/12)
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)
Yang Yoon-Mo, Prisoner No. 301
Jeju Prison, 161 Ora-2dong, Jeju City 690-162, Jeju, the Peace Island, Korea.
(18 months – in 2/1)
(Obstruction of business of military port contractors, Jeju, South Korea)
Bradley 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. Please note that for now, in order for mail to reach her, the envelope needs to be addressed to Bradley Manning, not Chelsea Manning.)
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 Church 2012-0519002
Jared Chase 2012-0519003
Brent Betterly 2012-0519001
P.O. Box 089002, Chicago, IL 60608.
(Convicted on various charges related to protests at NATO summit in Chicago, May, 2012 – awaiting sentencing 4/25/14)