UK Stop Sequani Animal Testing Newswire Archive
HUNTING TOWER DESTROYED (Germany)
UNILEVER, DHL PAINTED IN SUPPORT OF PRISONERS (Mexico)
TRUCK VANDALIZED AT FISH COMPANY (Sweden)
FUR SHOP LOCKS GLUED IN SUPPORT OF JEFF LUERS (Spain)
FELIX SAYS "FREE SEAN KIRTLEY" (UK)
BULLFIGHTING ARENA TARGETED (Spain)
HUNTING TOWER OUT OF SERVICE (Germany)
TOWN CLEANED OF CIRCUS POSTERS (Sweden)
SLOGANS PAINTED AT HOME OF BIRD BREEDER (Mexico)
On May 30th 2008 Sean was found guilty of "conspiracy to interfere with contractual relationships so as to harm an animal research organisation" and was sentenced to four and a half years for his role in running the SSAT (Stop Sequani Animal Testing) website.
Since his imprisonment there have been solidarity actions from Yorkshire, the south west and as far away as Mexico.
14-06-2008 12:46After the conviction and imprisonment of Sean Kirtley for publishing information online that was already available in the public domain the Western Animal Rights Network have re-launched a new anonymous, non hierarchical version of the website and support network.
13-06-2008 17:00anonymous communiques:
11-06-2008 23:41WARN Press Release: Serious Implications for Freedom of the Net and Civil Rights as Activist Jailed for 4 ½ Years
For immediate release: June 11th 2008
Versions to read and print are available below.
01-06-2008 10:36The recent sentencing of our friend Sean Kirtley says much about the state's view of peaceful protest in a nutshell the prosecutor Lockhart demos 4th june and 8th June
30-05-2008 16:44On May 30, 2008, Sean Kirtley was sentenced to four and a half years in prison for conspiring to "interfere with contractual relationships so as to harm an animal research organisation" after the longest animal rights trial in history.
27-05-2008 15:44This article is to inform supporters of Sean Kirtley that, he will not be sentenced on Friday.
CALF RESCUED FROM PADDOCK OF HORRORS (New Zealand)
TWO TARGETS HIT IN PARIS (France)
FUR SHOP PAINTED IN SOLIDARITY WITH IMPRISONED ACTIVISTS (Mexico)
80 HENS AND ONE ROOSTER LIBERATED (Sweden)
19-05-2008 23:28Our friend and fellow Sequani activist Sean Kirtley was remanded and awaits sentencing in relation to the 18 week Sequani trial and Operation Tornado.
16-05-2008 23:40The vindictive state twists the knife.
14-05-2008 22:45One of our friends Sean Kirtley was remanded in custody today after a jury found him guilty of Conspiracy to interfere with contractual relationships so as to harm animal research organisation. Rose Golding, Gemma Astbury and Wendy Clark have been found not guilty. Pauline Burgess and Jo Goodyear should have a verdict tomorrow.
09-05-2008 18:334.10pm Jury and defendants sent home until Monday 12th May @ 10.00am court 9 Birmingham crown court.
No verdict was given today.
Today May 9th marks the 2nd anniversary of the police raids on animal activists homes.
Defendants have been on bail now for 2 years to this day.
02-05-2008 10:35A Letter of Thanks, to the Supporters of the Sequani Six: http://six.stopsequani.co.uk
29-04-2008 19:38The historic trial of 6 brave animal activists fighting sec.145 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005 at Birmingham crown court which has lasted 4 months thus far has suffered yet another set back.
18-04-2008 23:48The trial of the 6 brave animal liberation defendants fighting sec 145 Socpa is nearing an end after 3 and a half months at Birmingham crown court.
The jury may well be sent out Monday 28th April.
Thank you to all that donated and supported the 6 throughout this long trial.
The Animal Liberation/ Rights/ Welfare movement will never forget this support
The trial will commence 21, 23, 24, 25, 28 April 08.
10.30am - 4.00pm daily Brum crown court,court9.
Keep On Keepin ... .. .