Report from Kevin Tubbs Detention Hearing, 1/17/06

  • Posted on: 17 January 2007
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>Today, January 17, at a hearing before Judge Ann Aiken in Eugene's federal court, arguments were heard on cooperating Operation Backfire defendant Kevin Tubbs' motion for release from custody. Tubb's lawyer, Marc Friedman, argued that Tubbs should be released from custody prior to his formal sentencing. Referring to the ruling in <em>United States v. Garcia</em> (9th Cir. 2003), Friedman argued that there were "exceptional reasons" warranting Tubbs' release.

Greece: String of Bomb Blasts Rock Athens

  • Posted on: 11 January 2007
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>11 Jan 2007 08:46:00
Sources: NET-ANA

A string of night-time small-scale bomb attacks rocked Athens. With a phone-call to SKAI radio station, terrorist group Epanastatiki Apeleftherotiki Drasi (Revolutionary Liberation Action) claimed responsibility for the attacks. Within about an hour and a half, the perpetrators attacked different spots in Athens.