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United States v. Saade and Zenon – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1981-1982

On January 19,1980, the United States Navy began massive ship-to-shore target practice on the island of Vieques, in Puerto Rico. Protesting this activity and not deterred by the severe sentences that had been meted out against previous Vieques protestors, the…
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United States v. Berkan – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket 1981-1982

Vieques is a beautiful, tiny island a few miles off the south­ eastern coast of Puerto Rico. There in May 1979, 21 people, including three clergymen – one a Roman Catholic bishop ­ five attorneys, a fisherman and a school…
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Clavir v. Levi – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1981-1982

In 1976, Judy Clavir and Stew Albert, long-time political activists, filed a federal civil rights action against the FBI charging that they were being illegally surveilled. The FBl admitted using various kind s of surveillance against them,including mail covers, bumper…
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