UK Stop Sequani Animal Testing Newswire Archive
28-02-2008 23:40As the last 5 weeks of the Sequani 6 trial is now upon us, all 6 defendants need cash more than ever to travel to Birmingham crown court each working day. The 4 furthest away from the court need to pay up to £27 per week to get B'ham and back every day. The only alternative to being able to afford to travel to court every day is to be remanded in custody (Prison).
25-02-2008 20:45A message to let everyone know that the following (historical) campaign films have now been YouTubed; Save the Hill Grove Cats, Save the Shamrock Monkeys & Save the Newchurch Guinea Pigs. Altogether they will give you 45 minutes of footage, not including shac's campaign footage, another half an hours worth, as well as prisoner details (Newchurch, SHAC & SPEAK). + Raid + Letter
28-01-2008 02:54Keep up to date with the campaign against Sequani torture labs in Ledbury, Herefordshire!
26-01-2008 00:09Demos every day at Sequani torture labs, workers shamed in and out of work! Now up to five security guards for five protesters as new campaign builds up momentum!
20-01-2008 01:14A member of Coventry Animal Alliance has written the following appeal, on behalf of the 6 defendants currently on trial(at Birmingham Crown Court) for taking part in peaceful protests outside Sequani, an animal testing lab in Ledbury. This was originally written primarily for the attention of animal rights groups, but it is of equal relevance to any group or individual who has an interest in justice.
19-01-2008 14:41Our hypothetical campaign situation resulting in a civil liberties cluster-fuck happy reading…
12-01-2008 17:14In Birmingham crown court every week day (court 9 - 10.30am onwards) for the next 12 weeks are 6 non-violent anti-vivisection campaigners charged with "contravening sec 145 SOCPA so as to cause harm to an animal research organisation and its suppliers" (re Sequani Limited vivisection labs Ledbury Herefordshire)
04-01-2008 16:06In the first trial of its kind in the UK 7 animal rights activists are set to challenge section 145 of the serious organised crime and police act 2005 which made it an "offence" to "interfere with an animal research organisation".
19-12-2007 22:58Thanks to SARC activists for this footage of police rushing to quell civil disobedience at the Sequani National March on 15th December 2007.
18-12-2007 20:41A big thank you to all Sequani Marchers. Plus update on trial.
16-12-2007 22:08Activists from around the country travelled for a national march and demonstration in Ledbury on Saturday 15th December. One the return journey, five people sat down and began a blockade in the centre of town in solidarity with the Sequani 12: on bail and awaiting court cases for SOCPA conspiracy charges.
16-12-2007 21:47Yesterday (Sat 15 Dec) 120 animal activists marched through the town of Ledbury against the Sequani vivisection lab on the edge of the town.
12th December 2007
Chris Dowdeswell (Western Animal Rights Network) – 01452 539673
Activists from around the country are travelling for a national march and demonstration in Ledbury this Saturday 15th December commencing at 12:00 from Ledbury train station marching through the town centre and through residential areas.
Let’s show Solidarity with fellow campaigners under attack!