Trial Begins For 'NATO 3' Protesters Accused Of Firebomb PlotDefense 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.
'NATO 3' Ask Judge To Toss Terrorism ChargesLawyers 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.
'NATO 3' Plead Not Guilty To Firebombing PlotThree 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.
'NATO 3' Indicted, But Prosecutors Keeping Details SecretThree 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.