Sunday, November 17, 2013

OpEdNews - Article: Alabama Kangaroo Court Parades Blogger in Chains, Continues Indefinite Jailing

OpEdNews - Article: Alabama Kangaroo Court Parades Blogger in Chains, Continues Indefinite Jailing: "Alabama authorities last week paraded in shackles the liberal pundit Roger Shuler into a secret court. There he was denounced for the scattered news coverage that reported about his jailing for contempt of court in a libel case."

Sentenced to a Slow Death - NYTimes.com

Sentenced to a Slow Death - NYTimes.com: "If this were happening in any other country, Americans would be aghast. A sentence of life in prison, without the possibility of parole, for trying to sell $10 of marijuana to an undercover officer? For sharing LSD at a Grateful Dead concert? For siphoning gas from a truck? The punishment is so extreme, so irrational, so wildly disproportionate to the crime that it defies explanation."

OpEdNews - Article: Anonymous Hacktivist Jeremy Hammond's Court Statement Upon Being Sentenced to 10 Years In Jail

OpEdNews - Article: Anonymous Hacktivist Jeremy Hammond's Court Statement Upon Being Sentenced to 10 Years In Jail: "jeremy Hammond was sentenced to ten years in prison for hacking Stratfor communications, then releasing the personal account and email info of over 800,000 people, plus the credit card info of 60,000 people. This is his statement."