Burson Augustin

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Liberty City Seven Denied A New Trial Despite Juror Shenanigans

    photo by Tim ElfrinkNaudimar Herrera, who was cleared of charges in the Liberty City Seven case. His co-defendants' appeal was denied.​Next time someone argues that justice is the end result after a trip through American courts, here's the only rebuttal you need: "Liberty City Seven." The informan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2009

    Liberty City Seven Member Sentenced to Six Years

    ​U.S. District Court Judge Joan Leonard handed out the first sentence to a member of the Liberty City Seven. Burson Augustin will serve six years in prison. Significantly less than the 30 years prosecutors wanted. Leonard believed he played only a minor role. Augustin was arrested in 2006, with ... More >>

  • News

    June 29, 2006

    Lights! Camera! Terrorists!

    The federal indictment against the so-called Liberty City 7 was TV at its finest