Friday, October 25, 2019, was the end of a week-long trial in Brunswick, Georgia for the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 (KBP7) for breaking into the Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base where each Trident submarines is capable of carrying 20 D5 first-strike nuclear weapons with enough explosive power to destroy the human race many times over is housed.
The Jury found them guilty on charges of conspiracy, destruction of government property, depredation of government property, and trespassing. They will be sentenced in the next 90 days and face more than 20 years in prison.
“The Pentagon has many installations – and we just walked out of one of them. It’s a place where they weaponize the law. They wield it mostly against the poor, the people who have all the redlined neighborhoods in this country know that very well,” Mark Colville, one of the defendants, said.