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Trident Three on Trial in Federal Court

April 12 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The “Trident Three,”¬†arrested by the Navy for “trespassing” during the 2016 Mother’s Day weekend vigil and nonviolent direct action, will appear for trial in the US District Court, Western District of Washington, Tacoma Courthouse on Wednesday, April 12th at 1:30 PM.

Navy prosecutors are pressing charges for the three defendants, Larry Kirschner, Bernie Meyer and Gilberto Perez.

Please join us for a pre-trial vigil in front of the courthouse beginning at 12:00PM. We will have signs and banner.

At 12:30 we will hold a brief media conference. 

If you can join us in the courtroom as witnesses to the trial, please note that the courthouse has strict (airport-style) security, so please leave pointy objects and other banned items at home. Also, no photography is allowed past the security checkpoint.


Kneeling is Gilberto Perez. Bernie Meyer (blue shirt) and Larry Kirschner holding banner.


April 12
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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