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3 NATO Activists Accused Of Plotting Attacks
Associated Press ^ | May 19, 2012 | Michael Tarm

Posted on 05/20/2012 9:47:16 AM PDT by caldera599

CHICAGO (AP) — Three activists who travelled to Chicago for a NATO summit were accused Saturday of manufacturing Molotov cocktails in a plot to attack President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home and other targets.

But defense lawyers shot back that Chicago police had trumped up the charges to frighten peaceful protesters away, telling a judge it was undercover officers known by the activists as "Mo" and "Gloves" who brought the firebombs to a South Side apartment where the men were arrested.

"This is just propaganda to create a climate of fear," Michael Duetsch said. "My clients came to peacefully protest."

(Excerpt) Read more at officer.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption
KEYWORDS: bombthrowers; crooks; morons; nato

1 posted on 05/20/2012 9:47:22 AM PDT by caldera599
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To: caldera599
'undercover officers known by the activists as "Mo" and "Gloves" who brought the firebombs to a South Side apartment where the men were arrested. '

The Feds have been using that tactic for years to catch 'terrorist'.

2 posted on 05/20/2012 9:49:30 AM PDT by Theoria (Rush Limbaugh: Ron Paul sounds like an Islamic terrorist)
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To: caldera599

So the police now have “throw down” Molotov cocktails? Hard to know who to believe in the age of Obama.


3 posted on 05/20/2012 10:07:35 AM PDT by willgolfforfood
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To: caldera599

They are NATO Activists, not part of the Occupy Wallstreet crowd. I repeat, They are NATO Activists, not part of the Occupy Wallstreet crowd. /s


4 posted on 05/20/2012 10:31:46 AM PDT by BushCountry (I hope the Mayans are wrong!)
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To: caldera599

We’re all terrorists now......

(those guys on 911 have destroyed our country in a way they probably didn’t intend)


5 posted on 05/20/2012 11:37:23 AM PDT by KoRn (Department of Homeland Security, Certified - "Right Wing Extremist")
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Click the link.
The Republic you save may be your own.


6 posted on 05/20/2012 1:38:29 PM PDT by RedMDer (https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org/default.aspx?tsid=93)
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To: caldera599

Hope Obama continues his capture and release policy. If not I hope these guy’s lawyers are as savvy as the Gitmo lawyers.


7 posted on 05/20/2012 3:56:22 PM PDT by conservativeimage.com (Civil War II)
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To: conservativeimage.com

I trust these OWS types abotu as far as I can thrown them... and their lawyers even less.


8 posted on 05/20/2012 7:55:12 PM PDT by caldera599
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