Skip to comments.Dec 7 Navy SEALs Courts-Martial PROTEST - Norfolk Virginia
Posted on 11/30/2009 2:45:02 PM PST by Saoirise
Dec 7 Navy SEALs Courts-Martial PROTEST - Norfolk Virginia SUPPORT OUR TROOPS! Type: Causes - Protest Network: Global Date: Monday, December 7, 2009 Time: 8:00am - 6:00pm Location: Naval Station Norfolk City/Town: Norfolk, VA
Description As most of you already know, some of our militarys most elite, the Navy SEALs are under fire from the US Government for none other than bloodying the lip of one of the most wanted terrorists in Iraq, the alleged mastermind of the murder and mutilation of four Blackwater USA security guards in Fallujah in 2004. Matthew McCabe, Petty Officer Jonathan Keefe & Petty Officer Julio Huertas all face criminal charges for allegedly punching Ahmed Hashim Abed while he was being detained.
You can read the full story at: http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,576646,00.html
Fox News video interviewing Neal Puckett with Puckett & Faraj, PC, the lawyer representing Matthew McCabe http://video.foxnews.com/12027326/perversion-of-justice?/12027319/act-of-terror/?category_id=949437d0db05ed5f5b9954dc049d70b0c12f2749
On December 7, the three SEALs are set to go before a Judge and plead not guilty. This first court appearance is only the arraignment and the actual trial is set to being sometime in January.
As of right now, unconfirmed reports say that the arraignment will take place at Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, VA on December 7; however, we are still trying to figure out the exact time(s) and location(s).
Im sure all of you agree that this is a complete outrage and mockery of our US Military. As Americans, we CANNOT stand for this and MUST show our support for our troops who are constantly being put in harms way to protect the country that is now bring them under fire. We must send a message that political correctness has reached a boiling point and that these service men will not be hung out to dry.
I put this protest event together in hopes that it would gather locals in the area who would show their support that day. I, myself, am located in Fort Worth, Texas, so chances are slim to none that I will make it out next week. I do not expect to see thousands show up for the arraignment; however, it would be nice to see a decent crowd showing their support that day. The big protests need to come in January when they go on trial. This is when we all need to make the sacrifice of traveling to support them. Dont get me wrong though, if you want to travel to Norfolk on the 7th, please do so, I just dont want our efforts to be misused this early in the game.
So, with that said, I ask everyone, within reason, to take to Norfolk, VA Naval Base on the 7 and send a message loud and clear that we stand behind them.
Also, I will update everyone as more information comes to me.
Elyse A. Buongiorno Eagles UP! President/Board Member www.eaglesup.us www.protroopevents.com www.protroopstube.com
Ping to Protest
What we need here is a working link to your source. I tried copying and pasting the web addresses at the bottom of your post, but do not see the text you posted. Do you have a working link to the message from Elyse A. Buongiorno? Thank you.
Awesome, thank you!
Ah, lived in Va Beach for 2 years (5 years ago) and if I still lived there, I would be front and center joining in this protest—and the FIRST I ever joined in my 66 years.
Very important ping!!!!!
I am leaving Norfolk that day on business, but will be there for a couple of hours in the morning. Maybe the Hampton Roads Tea Party organization could help out.
Check this out.
Speculation that this is punishment for jumping the gun on shooting the Somali pirates.
Bump. Anyone within driving distance should show up to support our SEALS. A Court Martial is the thanks they get for doing their job?!! Enough!
Another attack on America and the Navy on December 7th, Pearl Harbor Day. Who arranged that day and date for the arraignment I wonder?! Welcome to the military under Obama and Friends.
“Navy SEALs Face Assault Charges for Capturing Most-Wanted Terrorist”
“Navy SEALS May Go to Prison for Giving a Fat Lip to Islamic Terrorist”
Need an email address to which to forward displeasure. Someone needs his tailfeathers scorched and it isn’t the Navy SEALS, sd
Just ran across this one too posted on the site link below:
There will be a rally to support these SEALs on December 7th in Norfolk, Virginia.
From an email I received this morning from a reader:
This is a complete outrage and mockery of our US Military. As Americans, we CANNOT stand for this and MUST show our support for our troops who are constantly being put in harms way to protect the country that is now bringing them under fire. We must send a message that political correctness has reached a boiling point and that these service men will not be hung out to dry.
I ask everyone, within reason, to take to Norfolk, VA on Dec 7 and send a message loud and clear that we stand behind them.
And PLEASE, even if you cannot make it because its just too far or you have other commitments, invite everyone on your friend list and encourage them to do the same. We have one week to get the word out and we need this to reach the right people.
Voice your opinion by contacting the following:
To file a citizen complaint regarding the treatment of these Navy Seals, please call 813-828-4976 on Monday or send emails now to email@example.com
US Navy Judge Advocate Generals Corps : The Office of the Judge
Advocate General : Public Affairs : 1322 Patterson Ave., Suite 3000 :
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5066
Comm: (202) 685-5493 : Phone Numbers: Washington Navy Yard: (202) 685-5190 : Pentagon, Room 4C642: (703) 614-7420 :
AJAG, Military Law : 1254 Charles Morris St., SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5047
Comm: (202) 685-7053
RIGHT ON! See my post at #13.:)
Her Web site is Eagles Up:
She will be updating info soon.
Another site is the Support the Nave SEALs Facebook site:
Thanks, Saoirise. I had tried copying and pasting that link and didn’t see the announcement of the protest at the site. However, thank you so much for alerting the forum. I’m on the west coast, can’t be in old Virginny — wish I could —, but will do what I can to support these heroes.
Those who can’t be in VA can write the Sec Nav to express displeasure.
Office of the Secretary of the Navy
2000 Navy Pentagon
Washington, D.C. 20350-2000
Our Navy Seals need your help, all day if possible.
See Post 13 for additional details
Good find 444flyer!