Please write to Judge Thapar to encourage leniency for the Oak Ridge 3, nonviolent protesters of nuclear weapons

On February 18, 2014, three nonviolent protesters against nuclear weapons, Sr. Megan Rice, Michael Walli and Gregory Boertje-Obed, are scheduled to be sentenced in U.S. District Court in Knoxville, Tennessee, for the supposed crime of sabotage.

Washington Post: The Prophets of Oak Ridge
Daily News: Elderly Nun, 2 Other Protestors Found Guilty of Sabotage
Transform Now Plowshares
National Catholic Reporter: Trial Ends With Unusual Sentence

In a separate case in Kansas City, nuclear protesters were recently sentenced to write explanations of their concerns to be included in the court records. That seems far more appropriate than prison for people upholding the law and morality.

Please sign this petition that we'll be delivering to the judge:

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Number Date Name Location Feel free to add a comment ...
14998 4.8 years ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
14997 6.7 years ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL
14996 7.6 years ago Pamela Lau San Jose, CA
14995 7.6 years ago K R San Francisco, CA
14994 7.7 years ago Tamar Dick Bethlehem, PA
14993 7.8 years ago Lori Vest Mammoth Lakes, CA
14992 7.9 years ago Diane Conti Ashland, VA shame on America. What have we become?
14991 8 years ago Anonymous Eagle River, AK Most people protest nuclear weapons. If they were protesting non violently then they most likely were not breaking any law.
14990 8 years ago Antunesia Harris Washington, DC Judge Thaper,
It is my understanding the living conditions in the womens prison are quite poor. My Grandmother is 85 years old. She is not always right, or pleasant or flexible. I do not agree ...
14989 8.2 years ago Diana Beckwith san fernando, ot
14988 8.2 years ago Richard Rushforth Santa Fe, NM
14987 8.3 years ago K. Arnone Brooklyn, NY
14986 8.3 years ago Kahlil Arnone Brooklyn, NY
14985 8.3 years ago Dean Windh Lakewood, WA
14984 8.5 years ago Patricia Reilly Somerset, NJ Come on Judge, don't we have better uses of our court system and prisons? Do we need to punish someone who showed the world that our security measures don't work? we should be rewarding her for sh...
14983 8.5 years ago Karen Bass Los Angeles, CA
14982 8.5 years ago Damien McLeod Key Largo, FL
14981 8.5 years ago Jim Head Oak Park, MI
14980 8.5 years ago Carl Cundy Custer, SD
14979 8.5 years ago Anonymous Houston, TX
14978 8.5 years ago Anonymous Houston, TX
14977 8.5 years ago Kimberly Wyke Camden, ME
14976 8.6 years ago Rebecca Farmer Berkeley, CA
14975 8.6 years ago Awakening Seekers Peaceful Warriors Let them go, free & happy . You know their innocent & old . WE HAVE THE RIGHTS TO PROTEST . Stop ruling your pathetic laws against our human rights . Or I will share this & expose to all awakening m...
14974 8.7 years ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL
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