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A bill of indictment will be delivered to the White House in Washington, DC on Tuesday, Jan. 10

1:30 pm, January 10, 2006
The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC

Contact: Larry Everest or Janet Yip: 212-941-8086 or email:
commission nion us Not In Our Name

A bill of indictment will be delivered to the White House in Washington,
DC on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2006 at 1:30PM charging the President of the
United States and other named individuals in his administration with war
crimes and crimes against humanity.

A press conference will take place in Lafayette Park following delivery
of the indictments to the White House. Present to answer questions will
be Retired CIA Analyst Ray McGovern and others Commission participants.
The indictments will also be delivered to the Department of Justice.

Named in the indictment are;
President of the United States George W. Bush,
Vice President Richard Cheney,
Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld,
US Army Lieutenant General Ricardo Sanchez,
US Army Major General Geoffrey Miller,
Attorney General Alberto Gonzales, and others

These indictments result from preparatory work and testimony presented
at in New York City on October 21 and 22, 2005 at the opening session of
The International Commission of Inquiry On Crimes Against Humanity
Committed by the Bush Administration, alleging illegal acts carried out
or approved by the above named individuals in relation to, or in the
conduct of, the following;

1) Wars of Aggression, particular reference to Iraq and Afghanistan; 2)
Torture and Indefinite Detention; 3) Destruction of the Global
Environment, particular reference to systematic policies; contributing
to the effects of global warming; 4) Attacks on Global Public Health and
Reproductive Rights, particular reference to the genocidal effects of
forcing international agencies to promote "abstinence only" in the midst
of a global AIDS epidemic; and 5) Bush Administration's lethal response
to Hurricane Katrina

The concluding sessions of the International Commission of Inquiry will
be at the Riverside Church and the Columbia University Law School in New
York on January 20-22. The Commission was organized by the Not In Our
Name Statement of Conscience and is endorsed by: Center for
Constitutional Rights, National Lawyers Guild, After Downing Street.Org
and many other prominent individuals and organizations, including Former
Sen. James Abourezk, former British MP Tony Benn, authors Gore Vidal,
Howard Zinn and Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and actor Edward Asner.

The above-named defendants are invited to appear or to send
representatives to speak in their defense before a panel of
distinguished jurors. This is the first opportunity in the USA for a
complete public hearing of the charges and the evidence and testimony
supporting them.

Charter, full indictments, standards for judgment, and audio and video
coverage of the first session:

Mike Hersh

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- Field and Maryland State Coordinator, Progressive Democrats of America
- Chairperson, Montgomery County Progressive Alliance
- Organizer, Democracy for America / Maryland


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