Our friend and Occupy Wall Street activist Cecily McMillan is again after many delays about to begin trial and needs 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, more than two years ago. 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 motions hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 at 9:30 AM and will continue on Thursday and Friday in Manhattan Criminal Court, 100 Centre St., Part 41
Dress in court appropriate clothing (business casual.) Check back in for updates and more details as these dates are often postponed.