International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee

Former U.S. attorney supports clemency for Leonard Peltier

The movement pushing President Barack Obama to offer clemency to Native American rights activist Leonard Peltier has a new ally – a former U.S. prosecutor close to the case. Seán Kinane reports, in the closing weeks of the Obama administration supporters of the former...

One Last Chance for Activist Leonard Peltier

Native American activists are making a final push to urge President Obama to grant executive clemency to activist Leonard Peltier. Peltier was convicted of killing two agents in a shootout between the FBI and the American Indian Movement (AIM) activists during the...

Advocates press Obama to grant clemency to Leonard Peltier

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) – As the clock ticks down toward the end of the Obama administration, advocates are stepping up efforts to secure clemency for Leonard Peltier. Peltier, an American Indian Movement activist, was convicted 41 years ago in connection...

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