Embassy Protectors Await Virtual Hearing On June 3

Update: The next hearing has been moved to June 3, 2020, and will be a virtual hearing because of the pandemic. The Embassy Protectors’ hearing on February 28 was brief. The government... Read more »

The Fight to Defend the Embassy Protectors Is Not Over Yet!

By Ajamu Baraka and Bahman Azad Co-Chairs of Embassy Protectors Defense Committee Even with the Embassy Protectors forced to defend themselves with one hand tied behind their backs by the judge, the... Read more »

Trial of the Four Embassy Protectors Ends with a Deadlocked Jury

The four embassy protectors facing prosecution by the Trump administration for staying in the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, DC ... Read more »

Defense Team Challenged Trump Prosecutors’ Attempts to Fix Outcome of Trial: Judge Delays Key Decisions

The pretrial hearing of the four Embassy Protectors facing federal prosecution became complicated ... Read more »

Trump Prosecutors Make Move to Ensure that Embassy Protectors are Convicted

By Ajamu Baraka and Bahman Azad Co-Chairs of the Embassy Protectors Defense Committee As the trial approaches, the lawyers for the Trump Administration’s  prosecution of the four Venezuelan Embassy Protectors who were... Read more »

Embassy Protectors Are Being Denied Their Right To A Fair Trial

On Friday, December 13, Judge Beryl A. Howell, the chief judge of the US District Court, denied the discovery motions requested by the four embassy protectors who were arrested on May 16... Read more »

US Court Reschedules Hearing On Venezuela Embassy Defenders To December 13

|Faizan Hashmi, UrduPoint| A US court delayed for a week until December 13 a hearing on the case of four American activists who had resided in Venezuela's embassy building ... Read more »

Update on Embassy Protectors’ Court Case

On October 4, 2019, the four Embassy Protectors, who were arrested on May 16 when the US government raided the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington DC in violation of the Vienna Convention, had... Read more »

Defend Embassy Protectors

The four US activists arrested for defending the Venezuelan embassy from supporters of Donald Trump’s hand-picked puppets face up to a year in prison and a $100,000 fine. Glen Ford has this... Read more »

An Update from the Status Hearing of the Embassy Protectors Held on July 9

On Tuesday, July 9, the four Embassy Protectors appeared in US district court in Washington, DC before Chief Judge Beryl A. Howell ... Read more »