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NATO Protesters Avoid Terrorism Conviction

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 02.07.2014 | Crime

CHICAGO (AP) — A jury acquitted three NATO summit protesters Friday of breaking Illinois' rarely tested state terrorism law, but did convict them on...

Are These Guys Terrorists Or Just 'Bumbling Fools'?

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 02.07.2014 | Crime

CHICAGO (AP) — The question of when a planned protest becomes conspiracy to commit terrorism was the focus of closing arguments Thursday in the tria...

NATO Protester Pleads Guilty To Bomb Charge, Gets 3-Year Sentence

AP | Posted 04.12.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- A 28-year-old activist arrested around the time of the NATO summit in Chicago last year has pleaded guilty to attempting to purchase materi...

This Is What Tyranny Looks Like

C. Robert Gibson | Posted 07.23.2012 | Politics
C. Robert Gibson

The historic street demonstrations of 2012 will be meaningless unless citizens use the power of the vote this year to remove the worst offenders from office. They can start with the representatives and senators who voted no to due process rights.

Rahm: 'No Handcuff Policy' For Journalists Covering NATO

Posted 03.27.2012 | Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Monday that journalists covering the NATO summit in Chicago next month would not have to worry about being handcuffed for doin...

NATO Protesters Fight Back After Permit Denied

AP | By DON BABWIN and TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 03.27.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The tug of war between activists planning to rally during the NATO Summit in Chicago and a new mayor determined to keep order in a city wit...

WATCH: NATO Protesters Change Plans

Posted 03.16.2012 | Chicago

Activists planning to protest the NATO summit in Chicago this spring have announced a tweak to their plans. ABC Chicago reports that activists will...

Pantless Protesters During Obama's NATO Meeting (SLIDESHOW, NSFW)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Police in France and Germany encountered small, scattered and peaceful protests Friday in a marked change from the violent clashes that marred the eve...