Friday, March 27, 2009
Carlisle man cited for hanging posters
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Thursday, March 19, 2009
In response to the politically motivated arrest of Henrik Holappa at the hands of the US Government, on Monday March 23 we will be taking to the streets for a day of action to bring Henrik’s story directly to the public, and we need your help! Several fliers are available at www.freehenrik.com for distribution in your area and we encourage all of you to take action and get involved.
We also encourage that people utilize banners, signs, stickers and any other forms of physical media capable of disseminating our message: FREEDOM FOR HENRIK HOLAPPA!!!
Photographs of your actions are more than welcome for possible use in the future and you can submit them to us at: email@example.com
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
On July 11th 2008 a 23 year old Finish National by the name of Henrik Holappa legally entered the United States in hopes of obtaining asylum from the politically motivated charges being brought against him in his native country. The Finnish Government, and their security police; SUPO, have deemed Henrik Holappa a criminal for violating their countries speech laws because of an essay that he published and distributed over the internet criticizing the media and the governments conduct regarding the recent gang rapes of numerous Finnish woman.
On October 10th 2008 an Affirmative Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal was officially submitted by his lawyer to the US Department of Citizenship and Immigration services. On
Friday, March 13, 2009
For those of you not familiar with Flickr; it's an extremely useful and highly traveled photo/image hosting site that uses tags to locate photos. So a person searching for anything from political prisoners and kidnapping to 1984 or the Governemt is most likely going to come across information on Henrik Holappa.
You can also host videos as well as attach articles and other bits of information to your photos & videos. Check it out and take advantage of it, and if you have something you feel we should add to it then be sure to send it out way.
That's right, everyone has a myspace page. And if you don't, then we suggest you get one, at least so you can check out the Free Henrik Holappa page. Online social networks such as Myspace and Facebook are a great way to spread information, and if your on there, be sure send to us a friend request and forward us along to your friends & associates.
Valerie L. May, Esq. cover letter for Holappa's Asylum application. This discusses Holappa's persecution by the Finnish government for his political views, and the danger of incarceration if he were to return to Finland.
Henrik Holappa signature on page 9 of application dated 10 October. This is dated one day before the deadline of October 11th.
Henrik Holappa Affidavit. Describes his political persecution in Finland.
Resubmission of Timely Filed Asylym Application. Cover sheet with letterhead of Holappa's attorney Valerie May used with the document that corrected the signature technicality in the first submission dated 10 October.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services I-797C, Notice of Action for Henrik Holappa, Case type: I589 Application for Asylum, Received 14 Oct 2008. In this document, the government provides a receipt for Holappa's application.
Natalija Kristina Holappa Affidavit. Describes political persecution of her brother by Finnish authorities
Raili Helena Holappa Affidavit. Describes political persecution of her son by Finnish authorities
Notice of Asylum-Only Hearing for 9 Dec 2008. Here, the government scheduled a routine immigration court appearance. Holappa appeared as required, and was then issued another appearance date in July 2009. If he had done anything wrong, why would he have been given these notices?
Notice of Asylum-Only Hearing for 21 July 2009
*If you plan on sending a money order to help him buy food and personal items we would strongly suggest contacting the prison to verify their procedures for this
Esa Henrik Holappa
Buffalo Federal Detention Facility
4250 Federal Dr. RN, 108
Batavia, NY 14020