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The Green Scare Rod Coronado gave a talk in San Diego and the feds called his words ‘terrorism.’ How new laws are equating environmentalists with Al Qaeda ~ By DEAN KUIPERS ~ ~ At home in Yaqui country: Rod Coronado wants to leave his radical past behind ~ It’s only appropriate, perhaps, that the future  [ Read More ]

Jury faults jail officer Activist awarded $21,060 as deputy found to have used ‘unreasonable force.‘ By Denny Walsh – Bee Staff Writer, Saturday, April 21, 2007 A jury has found a Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy used “unreasonable force” while processing environmental activist JulieAnne Shull into the county’s Main Jail and awarded her $21,060 in damages.  [ Read More ]

Pepper spray trial jury agrees excessive force used by officers against protesters by Diane M. Batley The Eureka Reporter A federal court jury in San Francisco yesterday found that Humboldt County and city of Eureka law-enforcement officers used excessive force on nonviolent protesters in 1997 when they swabbed them in the eye areas with pepper  [ Read More ]