Solidarity with our colleague, anarchist prisoner Fernando Barcenas Castillo
Fernando Bárcenas has spent more than two years in detention in a prison in Mexico City, and is now awaiting a final appeal against his 6 year sentence for allegedly burning Coca Cola’s Christmas tree at an anti Fare rise demonstration.
Fernando was a high school student and worket at the College of Sciences and Humanities Vallejo campus; He was arrested on 13 December 2013 in the context of the first mobilization against rising fares on the Metro.. System of Collective Transport, accused of burning, at the intersection of Insurgentes and Reforma Streets, the Christmas tree of Coca-Cola.
He was prosecuted for ‘attacks on public peace in gang and criminal association’ andremains since his arrest in Northern Male Preventive Prison after being sentenced to six years in prison. The legal process is currently in the last possible Appeal: the direct confirmation of his sentence.
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