The Chicago 7 (1968). 7 defendants were charged with conspiracy and inciting to riot during the 1968 Democratic Convention. Rallies, protests, demonstrations were some of the activities that took place on the Chicago lakefront, city parks to protest the Johnson administration policy on the Vietnam War. Eight of the famous protesters were charged under the anti-riot provisions of the Civil Rights Act of 1968.
Feb 19, 1970: Chicago Seven sentenced.The Chicago Seven (formerly the Chicago Eight—one defendant, Bobby Seale, was being tried separately) are acquitted of riot conspiracy charges, but found guilty of inciting riot.The eight antiwar activists were charged with the responsibility for the violent demonstrations at the August 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. The defendants included David Dellinger of the National Mobilization Committee (NMC); Rennie Davis and Thomas Hayden ...
Jerry Rubin Social Activist. Co-founder of the Yippie Party and one of the Chicago Seven protesters of the Vietnam War that were tried for inciting a riot during the 1968 Chicago Democratic Convention.
1973 - Jane Fonda marries Tom Haden, a then activist and part of the Chicago Seven (charged with conspiracy, inciting to riot, and other charges related to protests that took place in Chicago, Illinois on the occasion of the 1968 Democratic National Convention). They have a son in '73 named Troy. Divorced in 1989
1970 Press Photo U.S. Attorneys Dick Schultz Thomas Foran Chicago Seven Trial from Historic Images