California grand jury hands down more indictments on Laos overthrow plot

Because two men have just been charged, there will be little or no public movement for at least six months in the case accusing those two and 10 others of plotting the violent overthrow of the communist government in Laos.

In a new indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Sacramento on Sept. 17, brothers Jerry Yang, 58, and Thomas Yang, 47, both of Stockton, were named as conspirators along with the 10 who were indicted two years and four months ago.

All 12 defendants have pleaded not guilty to the new indictment.

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