Dennis Collins, a defendant in the Paypal14 and Payback13 case is scheduled to appear in court in Virginia on October 7. He has written the following message requesting your assistance:
The following message has been provided to us by the #FreeMattDehart team:
A support rally for Matt Dehart will take place in Toronto, ON in front of the United States Consulate General(360 University Ave) at 2pm est on August 16. Our goal is to have another demo outside of the courthouse on August.20th. A worldwide show of solidarity with Matt in your community at the same time as the Toronto rally would be outstanding.
FreeAnons would like to wish a very happy birthday to our beloved brother, Barrett Brown. Barrett will be celebrating his 33rd birthday on August 14th. Obviously “celebrate” is a term we are using loosely because the date also marks 701 days that Barrett has been incarcerated. A portion of that time behind bars has been spent in solitary confinement.
Members of Anonymous have announced plans for the follow-up to last year’s Million Mask March. Crowds gathered in over 450 cities worldwide for the event on the 5th of November, 2013. The date has significance in that is known all over the UK as Guy Fawkes Day or more affectionately Bon Fire Night. Guy Fawkes had planned to blow-up Parliament in the Gunpowder Plot shortly after the turn of the 17th century. Fawkes is the basis for the V for Vendetta franchise and as such the mask which has now become synonymous with the collective.
Yesterday , on July 24th of 2014, The United States Attorney’s Office of the Eastern District of Virginia announced a new indictment against alleged hacktivist Lauri Love of England. In October of 2013 Love was arrested by Britain’s National Crime Agency as a result of an indictment brought against him in Newark, New Jersey. The October indictment alleged that “Lauri Love and conspirators hacked into thousands of networks, including many belonging to the United States military and other government agencies.” He is charged with one count of hacking into a US department or agency computer and a conspiracy charge for the same offence.