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Conspiracy To Commit Terrorism

Brian Church, Jared Chase and Brent Vincent Betterly

Trial Begins For ‘NATO 3′ Protesters Accused Of Firebomb Plot

Defense attorney Sarah Gelsomino told the jury that her clients don’t represent a terrorism case. “Not even close,” she said, arguing that prosecutors have exaggerated the defendants’ actions.

01/21/2014

Terror Plot Suspects

‘NATO 3′ Ask Judge To Toss Terrorism Charges

Lawyers for three out-of-state men known as the “NATO 3″ – who have been accused of plotting to firebomb political targets during the NATO Summit last spring – have asked a Cook County judge to dismiss the terrorism charges against them.

WBBM Newsradio–01/25/2013

Terror Plot Suspects

‘NATO 3′ Plead Not Guilty To Firebombing Plot

Three anti-NATO protesters have pleaded not guilty to charges they were planning to use Molotov cocktails to attack Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s home, President Barack Obama’s campaign headquarters, and several police stations.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2012

Terror Plot Suspects

‘NATO 3′ Indicted, But Prosecutors Keeping Details Secret

Three out-of-state men were indicted in court Tuesday morning, on accusations that they plotted to attack President Barack Obama’s campaign headquarters and Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s house during the NATO Summit, but prosecutors declined to share copies of the indictment with defense attorneys.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

Brent Vincent Betterly, 24, is one of three anti-NATO protesters arrested on terrorism charges, for allegedly plotting to use Molotov cocktails to use on Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home, President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters, and a number of police stations. (Credit: Chicago Police)

‘NATO 3′ Defendant Wants To Resolve Terrorism Case Here First

One of the accused “NATO 3” wants to resolve terrorism charges in Cook County before returning to Florida to deal with a pending case there.

06/04/2012