Our friend and Occupy Wall Street activist Cecily McMillan is about to begin trial and needs your support! She is facing serious felony charges as a result of her involvement in a peaceful demonstration at Zuccotti Park celebrating the six month anniversary of the Occupy movement. Cecily was charged with felony assault of a police officer, Assault 2nd degree, a Class D felony in NY, which carries that sentence of up to 7 years in prison!
A jury trial is set for Monday, February 10, 2014 at 10 AM and will continue on Thursday and Friday in Manhattan Criminal Court, 100 Centre St., Part 31 on floor 13.
Dress in court appropriate clothing (business casual.) Check back in for updates and more details as these dates are often postponed.