Category: Updates

Kevin out of prison!

Kevin is out of prison!

Today Kevin was released from MCC Chicago and is now on his way to a halfway house in California. Kevin has been looking forward to this moment for almost three years, and he is excited to be starting his next step towards being done with his sentence. Although Kevin is moving closer to home, we must remember that this is… Read more →


Constitutional challenge to the AETA

Press release reposted from the Center for Constitutional Rights: Rights Group Challenges Law that Punishes Animal Rights Activists as “Terrorists” AETA Denies Freedom of Speech and Due Process Say Attorneys May 9, 2016, Chicago – Today, the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) challenged the constitutionality of the federal Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) on behalf of two activists convicted… Read more →

tyler and lil buns

Support Tyler while he’s on house arrest

This week Tyler began his 6-month period of house arrest as part of his sentence for freeing 2,000 mink from a fur farm, which closed down as a result of the action. To keep track of him while he’s on house arrest, the government has fitted Tyler with an ankle monitor, for which Tyler has to pay $3 a day.… Read more →


Happy Birthday to Kevin!

Today is Kevin’s birthday — the last birthday he will spend in federal custody, as he looks forward to moving to a halfway house in the next couple of months. So, let’s make this birthday one that’s filled with support and good wishes for the next year of Kevin’s life as he begins to recreate life outside of prison. You… Read more →

Tyler after sentencing

BREAKING: Tyler Lang sentenced to time served for freeing 2,000 mink!

This morning in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, animal rights activist Tyler Lang was sentenced to three months time served, six months home imprisonment, six months community confinement, and one year of supervised release along with $200,000 restitution. This sentence is for freeing 2,000 mink from a fur farm and spray-painting “Liberation is Love” on… Read more →