MICATS 3 Released From Custody on Probation

Restitution to be Determined

The legal team which the Michigan/Detroit Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild helped to assemble,  successfully guided the MICATS 3 activists through  their sentencing hearing today, March 5th, 2014.  The MICATS 3 were convicted on January 31, 2014, after a three day jury trial, of misdemeanor trespassing and felony Resisting and Obstructing Police.  After receiving the jury verdict, the trial …

New charges coming in pipeline protest case

Original Story published by the Battle Creek Enquirer  By Trace Christenson A Kalamazoo man who sat inside an Enbridge Inc. oil pipeline for a day will face new charges after a judge ruled again Monday the original charges should be dismissed. Chief Assistant Prosecutor Matt Smith said his office will file charges of resisting police against Christopher Wahmhoff. Wahmhoff, 35, of …