Casey Brezik’s updated address

Casey BrezikWe got word that Casey was sentenced back in June to 12 years in prison in Missouri for his alleged assassination attempt of the Governor of Missouri, that ended with the dean of University of Missouri-Kansas City being stabbed in the neck.

His updated address is:
Casey Brezik
Western Reception & Diagnostic Corr Ctr
3401 Faraon
St. Joseph, MO 64506

As far as we know, Casey can receive mail at this address, which is a change from the previous situation he was in.

More info about his case, here.

Current situations of captive anarchists Andrew Mickel and Casey Brezik, and some words in their defense

by War On Society

While updating the listing of anarchists imprisoned in North America on this site, we discover that Andrew Mickel, convicted in a claimed assassination of a police officer, is facing imminent execution at the hands of the state, and that Casey Brezik, accused in the attempted assassination of the governor of Missouri (and an attack on the college dean who tried to thwart him) has been condemned to indefinite captivity in a mental institution–one of the loopholes the state utilizes in its own laws to deny prisoners their supposed “rights” of trial and “due process.”

We discover this while also translating a text from comrades in Chile titled “In the social war, nothing and no one is forgotten.” All this, on a day in which the masses of Americans are encouraged to “remember” Martin Luther King Jr. because the State finds it safe to portray his actions of social change in a sanitized way that they can use to maintain their existing and continuing order (even while encouraging us to forget many aspects of his life, not to mention the thousands and millions who have fought against Power in a way that it will never sanction, because they fought not for its reform but for revolution, and/or for the insurrection of the individual)–this awakens powerful feelings which urge us to write in defense of Andy and Casey, who we (the whole anarchist space) have been all but completely fooled into forgetting because of the ploys of power, and to declare although we have not met these individuals we stand with each of them against power’s cowardly attacks on their lives, freedom, memory, affinities, and reputations.
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A call to support accused “anarchist assassin” Casey Brezik

DABC Note: Casey is and has been an anarchist for some time that was active off and on for the last couple years in the Kansas City area. Despite the attempts to discredit Casey in the media, members of DABC have known Casey as an active and passionate anarchist and revolutionary, and although he did indeed battle with mental health issues, he was nonetheless committed to revolutionary struggle and social justice.

We now have the address of Casey Brezik, accused anarchist assassin. Please write to him and let him know that he’s not forgotten. The jail he’s in will only let him receive standard size postcards. If people want crazy shit to happen, then we should be supporting people when crazy shit goes down. Send him a postcard today!

Casey Brezik
Jackson County Detention Center
1300 S. Cherry St.
Kansas City, MO 64106

Student news coverage of the initial incident