The Upstate Coalition to Ground the Drones and End the Wars

The Upstate Coalition to Ground the Drones and End the Wars is made up of antiwar organizations and formed around resistance to the MQ-9 Reaper Drone program at Hancock Field Air Force Base.

Releases by this organization

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Wed. Oct. 11th Grandma Drone Protester, Mary Anne Grady Flores, Appeal to be heard by NYS Court of Appeal - 2pm
On Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 , the long-awaited appeals case of Mary Anne Grady Flores, one of many grandma drone protesters at NYS Hancock MQ-9 Reaper Drone Base, will be heard by the N.Y.S. Court of Appeals, 20 Eagle Street, Albany, NY 12207. Depending on the verdict, Grady Flores, who has already...
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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Rich Man's War; Poor People's Blood
Seven members of the grassroots group Upstate Drone Action once again were arrested as they delivered a citizen’s war crime indictment to the chain of command at Hancock Air Force Base. Upstate Drone Action also placed a huge dollar sign [$] dripping with “blood” in the main entrance way to the...
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Friday, January 15, 2016
Grandma Drone Protester Remanded to Jail for 6 Months
On January 12, the National Day of Action to Stop Killer Drones, grandmother and drone resister Mary Anne Grady Flores learned that she is to go back to jail for six months starting Tuesday, January 19 . She is to report to the Dewitt Town Court (5400 Butternut Drive, East Syracuse, NY) at 5pm to...
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Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Hancock Drone Resister Jack Gilroy Sentencing October 1 in DeWitt, NY
Jack Gilroy, 79, member of the Upstate Drone Coalition, will be sentenced by Judge Robert Jokl on Wednesday, October 1st at 4:30 PM at the DeWitt Court House, 5400 Butternut Drive, East Syracuse, NY. Gilroy was convicted of trespass and obstructing government administration. The maximum penalty is...
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Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Eve Tetaz, 83, found NOT GUILTY last night in De Witt town court for Opposing Reaper
Immediately after Onondaga County prosecutor Jordan McNamara rested his case against DC peace and justice activist Eve Tetaz, DeWitt town judge David Gideon granted Ms Tetaz’ motion to dismiss. Ms Tetaz represented herself pro se with the support of DC attorney Mark Goldstone. Ms. Tetaz had been...
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Saturday, July 19, 2014
Drone Activist Mary Anne Grady Flores Released on Appeal of Violation of Order of Protection
ITHACA, New York - July 19 - Last night Mary Anne Grady Flores was released on $5,000 bail from the Syracuse Justice Center after appearing before County Court Judge Thomas J. Miller who granted a stay of execution of her one year sentence, pending appeal of the Order of Protection granted to Col...
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