Kevin Johnson

Tyler Lang

Kevin Johnson (Kevin Olliff) and Tyler Lang are animal rights activists who were arrested in August 2013 in rural Illinois on state charges of "possession of burglary tools." In November, after three months in jail, Tyler was released after accepting a plea deal and sentence of time served. In January 2014, Kevin was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison.

In July 2014, Kevin and Tyler were indicted on federal charges. In February 2016, Kevin was sentenced to three years in federal prison. In March 2016, Tyler was sentenced to time served. Kevin was released from prison in May 2016.

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"As I sit here with so much time to think and talk, it is now more clear to me that what matters in life is the time one has to do. So appreciate the time you have. Get out into the streets. Better yet, get out into the countryside. Do what you know in your heart is right. You won't regret it."
- from Kevin's first statement from prison

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