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Final Kings Bay Plowshares activist sentenced to 21 months in prison

April 9, 2021

National Catholic Reporter      April 9, 2021 Final Kings Bay Plowshares activist sentenced to 21 months in prison Mark Colville, one of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 anti-nuclear activists, was sentenced April 9 to 21 months in federal prison for conspiracy, destruction of property on a naval installation, depredation of government property and trespassing.…

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Religious News Service: Seventh and final Plowshares member sentenced to prison for nuclear base break-in

April 9, 2021

Religious News Service      April 9, 2021 Seventh and final Plowshares member sentenced to prison for nuclear base break-in Mark Colville was part of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 who broke into a naval base on April 4, 2018. DePaul University in Chicago announced last month it would recognize the group with a Christian nonviolence…

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New Haven Register: New Haven anti-war activist gets prison for break-in at Navy sub base

April 9, 2021

New Haven Register            April 9, 2021 New Haven anti-war activist gets prison for break-in at Navy sub base A longtime anti-war activist from New Haven was sentenced to 21 months in federal prison Friday for his part in vandalizing property at the Kings Bay submarine base three years ago in Georgia.…

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Mark Colville’s Statement at Sentencing, April 9, 2021

April 9, 2021

Mark Colville’s Statement at His Sentencing April 9, 2021 I am speaking to you from land that was taken from the Momauguins, members of the Quinnipiac Indian Tribe, here in what is now called the Hill Neighborhood of New Haven, Connecticut. So to begin, I wish to acknowledge them, and bow to the spirits of…

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Last of Kings Bay Plowshares Anti-Nuclear Activists Sentenced to Federal Prison

April 9, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 9, 2021 CONTACTS: Mary Anne Grady Flores, 607-280-8797, gradyflores08@gmail.com Bill Ofenloch, 212-369-1590, billcpf@aol.com Interviews available Last of Kings Bay Plowshares Anti-Nuclear Activists Sentenced to Federal Prison BRUNSWICK, GA—More than three years after he and six other anti-nuclear activists entered Kings Bay Naval Base, home to six Trident nuclear submarines,  a federal…

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Fr. Steve Kelly to Appear in WA Court Tuesday, April 13, 2021

April 9, 2021

Fr. Steve Kelly to Appear in WA Court Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Supporters Plan to Gather at Courthouse at 10 a.m. As a reminder, Fr. Steve Kelly, SJ, has been in jail and prison since way back at the KBP7’s arrest on April 5, 2018. Now he goes before a federal magistrate in Tacoma on…

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Mark Colville Sentenced to 21 Months

April 9, 2021

April 9, 2021 Mark Colville Sentenced to 21 Months, Informs Court of Its Own Criminality BRUNSWICK, GA—More than three years after he and six other anti-nuclear activists entered Kings Bay Naval Base, home to six Trident nuclear submarines,  a federal judge sentenced Mark Colville to 21 months in prison. Over a video conference, Judge Lisa…

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