Bill Ofenloch

Day 3, After Powerful Testimony, Kings Bay Plowshares Trial Nears End

October 26, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OCTOBER 23, 2019 CONTACTS: Mary Anne Grady Flores, 607-280-8797, gradyflores08@gmail.com Bill Ofenloch, 212-369-1590, billcpf@aol.com After Powerful Testimony, Kings Bay Plowshares Trial Nears End BRUNSWICK, GA—Both the government and the defense finished their testimony today at 5 p.m. in the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 anti-nuclear weapons case. Defendants were able to say much…

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Kings Bay anti-nuclear activists guilty on all counts, Brunswick News by Wes Wolfe, Oct. 25, 2019

October 26, 2019

There were reams of motions, well-researched arguments, hours of testimony and a fair amount of debate about truth, facts and word definitions. But the jury’s brief deliberations cast a light on the most obvious of answers — you can’t expect to break into a nuclear Navy base and get away with it. The federal district…

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Omnicidal Tendencies: The Nuclear Presidency of Donald Trump, Intercepted Podcast with Liz McAlister, Oct. 23, 2019

October 26, 2019

Donald Trump now controls all U.S. nukes, and seven activists who protested this threat are now facing decades in prison. This week on Intercepted: Legendary peace activist Liz McAlister has spent her entire life resisting U.S. war. The 79-year-old grandmother of six, who is on trial with her Kings Bay Plowshares co-defendants, explains why she…

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Kings Bay Plowshares 7 Found Guilty on All Counts, Oct. 24, 2019

October 24, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OCTOBER 24, 2019 CONTACTS: Mary Anne Grady Flores, 607-280-8797, gradyflores08@gmail.com Bill Ofenloch, 212-369-1590, billcpf@aol.com Kings Bay Plowshares 7 Found Guilty on All Counts This is a breaking story. A fuller press release will be issued later. BRUNSWICK, GA – More than 18 months after they snuck onto the site of one of…

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After Powerful Testimony Kings Bay Plowshares Trial Nears End

October 24, 2019

After Powerful Testimony Kings Bay Plowshares Trial Nears End October 24, 2019 BRUNSWICK, GA—Both the government and the defense finished their testimony yesterday at 5 p.m. in the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 anti-nuclear weapons case. Defendants were able to say much more than had been expected after the wide “in limine” restrictions established late last…

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Hours of Video Clips During the Second Day of Plowshares Trial, Oct. 22

October 24, 2019

October 22, 2019 BRUNSWICK, GA – Today, the second day of the trial of the Kings Bay Plowshares anti-nuclear activists, the government presented the bulk of its case against the seven defendants. Military police officers testified about apprehending the activists and entered numerous photos, banners, the bolt cutters and even a ten-foot piece of the…

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Plowshares trial kicks off with jury selection, opening statements by Wes Wolfe, Brunswick News, Oct. 21, 2019

October 23, 2019

At the controls of a B-52 Stratofortress in the film “Dr. Strangelove,” Slim Pickens as Maj. Kong opens up the internal communications and says to his crew, “Now look, boys, I ain’t much of a hand at makin’ speeches, but I got a pretty fair idea that something doggone important is goin’ on back there.…

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Kings Bay Plowshares 7: Trial Begins for Liz McAlister & Others for Breaking Into Nuke Sub Base, Democracy Now, Oct. 21, 2019

October 23, 2019

Seven Catholic peace activists are going on trial in Georgia today for breaking into the Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base on April 4, 2018. The activists, who are known as the Kings Bay Plowshares 7, face up to 25 years in prison if convicted. The activists entered the base armed with just hammers, crime scene…

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Taking Next Steps Toward Nuclear Abolition by Kathy Kelly, Commondreams, Oct. 20,2019

October 23, 2019

Marianne Goldscheider worries that, similar to the 1930s, citizens of countries possessing nuclear weapons sleepwalk toward utter disaster. Read

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Day Two of Trial, Hours of Video Evidence and Sledge Hammers

October 23, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OCTOBER 22, 2019 CONTACTS:  Mary Anne Grady Flores, 607-280-8797, gradyflores08@gmail.com  Bill Ofenloch, 212-369-1590, billcpf@aol.com   Hours of Video During the Second Day of Plowshares Trial BRUNSWICK, GA – Today, the second day of the trial of the Kings Bay Plowshares anti-nuclear activists, the government presented the bulk of its case against the…

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