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April 2014

RICO

By |2014-04-24T12:34:28-07:00April 24th, 2014|Categories: Linked Articles, Primers, Protest|Tags: , |

In 1970, Congress enacted the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO), 18 U.S.C. § 1961, ostensibly to curtail the criminal activities of the mafia. In the forty years since RICO was enacted, the application of the law has extended far beyond the activities of loansharks and the "Don," and into Constitutionally protected protest activities.

August 2012

Committee Against Political Repression

By |2016-12-05T17:51:28-08:00August 1st, 2012|Categories: Linked Articles, News|Tags: |

CLDC has signed the Solidarity Statement against the raids and Grand Jury (taken from nopoliticalprepression.wordpress.com):

On Wednesday July 25th, the FBI conducted a series of coordinated raids against activists in Portland, Olympia, and Seattle. They subpoenaed several people to a special federal grand jury, and seized computers, black clothing and anarchist […]