Monday, July 12, 2010

Tues, 7/20: Court Hearing for Tarek Mehanna - Come Show Your Support!

Background: Tarek Mehanna, of Sudbury, MA, was arrested by the FBI in 2009 for alleged 'terrorist plots.' Mehanna has committed no actual crime. He is an outspoken critic of U.S. foreign policy, but his political views are protected under free speech legality.

For more information, read
"Imprisoned for refusing to inform", or visit

Announcement below taken from the Free Tarek Mehanna Official Facebook Group.


Hey everybody, Tarek's hearing has finally been scheduled!! The date and time as follows:

Tuesday, July 20th, @ 3:00pm, in Courthouse #9

Moakley Federal Courthouse
1 Courthouse Way
Boston, MA

Please tell as many people as you can, and try to show up as early as possible (i.e. earlier than 3 if possible)!! The earlier we show up, the better the likelihood that people who care about Tarek will find seats in the courtroom, instead of those seats being filled by reporters!

This is your opportunity to show your support for and belief in Tarek's innocence. All we need people to do is to show up, we are not asking for more than that. Don't underestimate how much difference your presence can make, every body counts!

Please tell all of your friends, let's make this a big strong turnout just like the last time. Thanks everybody so much, my family loves all of you.