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Y-12 Protesters
12:57 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

Y-12 Protesters Appeal Sabotage Convictions

From left to right, Michael Walli, Megan Rice and Greg Boertje-Obed.
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The legal team representing three peace protesters who broke into the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge has appealed their convictions to one of the highest courts in the country.

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Y-12 protesters
9:18 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Y-12 Protesters To Spend Next Years In Prison

Credit WUOT News, Matt Shafer Powell

  Michael Walli, Greg Boertje-Obed and Sister Megan Rice all knew they could eventually spend time in prison for breaking into the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge.  But on that dark July night in 2012, they weren’t even sure if they would make it to dawn.  Breaking into a high-security facility like Y-12 was considered a suicide mission.

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5:35 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

Y-12 Protesters Remain in Jail, Await Judge's Decision

An unidentified protester shows his opposition to the U.S. Government's nuclear weapons activities in Oak Ridge, Tenn.
Credit Matt Shafer Powell

Three nuclear protesters convicted in a federal court May 8 remain in jail while  U.S.

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