Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 12/1/98  and contains information from public web pages.

National Coordinator

National Committee
 
Background

Employment History

  • Student
    DePaul University of Prof. José Solís Jordan
  • National Committe
Web References
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: People from Around the World Gather at UN to Mark 50th Anniversary of the Beginning of the Human Rights Era
www.johntarleton.net, 1 Dec 1998 [cached]
Marcos Vilar,National Committee to Free Puerto Rican Prisoners of War and Political Prisoners
...
And, for Marcos Vilar of the National Committe to Free Puerto Rican Prisoners of War and Political Prisoners, it has been the most important year to date in the campaign to have the prisoners released.Rallies have been staged across the country and over 100,000 petition signatures have been submitted to President Clinton urging him to grant Presidential pardons to the prisoners.Vilar stopped for a few minutes during the protest to talk about the Committee's work for human rights and how he came to be so passionately committed to the cause of Puerto Rican independence.
Puerto Rico - Venezuela: Derechos Humanos/Droits de la personne/Human Rights
tlahui.com [cached]
A crowd of almost 100 well-wishers overwhelmed the court of Federal Judge Marvin Aspen in the Dirksen Federal Building (Chicago) to shower their support on two local independetistas: Rubén Rivera and Juan Marcos Vilar . The U.S.
...
Lawyers for Rivera and Vilar successfully filed a notion with Judge Aspen to temporarily quash the subpoena based on the argument that the subpoenas are an unwarranted and unprecedented attempt to gather evidence on an individual who has already been indicted (formally charged). (Professor Jose Solís Jordan remains the lone person indicted in this case.
...
Meanwhile, the subpoenas for Rivera and Vilar have been automatically continued until resolution of this motion.
...
If they are eventually called into the Federal Grand Jury, Vilar and Rivera may still be imprisoned for taking the principled stance of refusing to cooperate with the Grand Jury, which has been the historical stance of the Independence movement.
...
Juan Marcos Vilar, National coordinator for the National Committee to Free Puerto Rican Prisoners of War and Political Prisoners, and Rubén Rivera, a former student at DePaul University of Prof. José Solís Jordan.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights: People from Around the World Gather at UN to Mark 50th Anniversary of the Beginning of the Human Rights Era
www.cybertraveler.org, 1 Dec 1998 [cached]
And, for Marcos Vilar of the National Committe to Free Puerto Rican Prisoners of War and Political Prisoners, it has been the most important year to date in the campaign to have the prisoners released.Rallies have been staged across the country and over 100,000 petition signatures have been submitted to President Clinton urging him to grant Presidential pardons to the prisoners.Vilar stopped for a few minutes during the protest to talk about the Committee's work for human rights and how he came to be so passionately committed to the cause of Puerto Rican independence.
JT: Can you describe the situation right now for the Puerto Rican political prisoners and also why it has inspired you to be here today?
MV: Well, I've been in this campaign for 11 years now.I started when I was 23.I got involved in Chicago and I've been there.This last year has been very, very empowering, because we've known it was an important year.
Puerto Rico - Venezuela: Derechos Humanos/Droits de la personne/Human Rights
tlahui.com [cached]
Marcos Vilar, national coordinator for the National Committee to Free Puerto Rican Prisoners of War and Political Prisoners, must appear sometime after that.
...
Marcos Vilar is also a key organizer of the July 25 national mobilization to Washington DC, and the Jornada Nacional Puerto Rico '98, in support of the freedom of our imprisoned patriots.
...
Early this morning, May 14, 1998, at approximately 7:45am, Special Agent for the FBI, Troy Buckles, accompanied by another unidentified agent presented a second subpoena to Marcos Vilar, of the National Committee to free Puerto Rican Prisoners of War and Political Prisoners, commanding him to present
...
Marcos Vilar was subpoenaed to the Grand Jury in November of 1997 but did not appear.
Other People with the name "Vilar":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.
zirhbt201304