UK Repression Newswire Archive
Since then he has had documentaries made about him, a support website set up for him, been to courts and even the Lords. He spoke movingly about not wanting to be sent to Gitmo. Quite sensible too.
In Gitmo no-one hears you scream.
29-07-2008 23:35i reported here why the socpa legislation governing protest near parliament is dead and buried - http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/07/404526.html
but this afternoon, police began a new campaign of harassment against brian haw's peace camp
29-07-2008 21:33'MAFIA' SOLDIERS IN ITALIAN 'STATE' PRISONS ARE DEAD-NOT-DEAD MEN BURIED IN CEMENT COFFINS AND ARE FROM THIS WEEK ON DEPRIVED ALSO OF THE RIGHT TO SPEAK -LIKE IN PRISONS OF THE 1700'S!- WHILE MANY OF THEIR COMMANDERS ARE FREE AFTER BECOMING 'PENTITI'...
28-07-2008 14:38Faraj Hassan is currently being subjected to Financial Sanctions ostensibly by the United Nations, but in reality this has been applied by both the Italian and British Governments who are aware that this sanction should never have been applied yet continue to mentally torture this young man of 28.
28-07-2008 10:15Criminal Charges made against Austrian State Officials by Peter Pilz of the Austrian Green Party
In the scandal surrounding ten Austrian animal rights advocates detained in remand prison, Austrian Green Party security spokesman and leader of the parliament select committee on internal affairs, pressed today for criminal charges against two police investigators, a state prosecutor and two remand judges, who all stand now accused of abuse of authority, defamation and libel, illegal arrest and damage of property.
27-07-2008 10:16Urgent ELP! Bulletin (26th of July 2008)
(tune in to UhuruRadio.com Sunday for live interview with committee representative)
Its hard to image what spending your 30th in a place like guantanamo must be like. Especially after years of confinement and torture.
colleagues and friends caught up in the new rules, regulations
and problems- which really have been building up since Anwar's
25-07-2008 22:26On May 21st in Austria, the government carried out an unprecedented round-up of the country’s most prominent, above-ground, lawful animal advocates. Some of them have been on hunger strike in protest. The Guardian reports that “shelter workers, animal welfare teachers and public campaign organizers” are held “under suspicion of membership in ‘a criminal organisation.’”
More info (English solidarity website) http://austriasolidarity.com and http://antirep2008.tk
25-07-2008 10:54Andy is serving 3 years for "conspiracy to violate the Animal Enterprise Protection Act", which is basically a US version of Section 145 SOCPA, to "conspire to interfere with contractual relationships so as to harm animal research organisation", although much broader to protect all animal abusing industries from democractic protest and criticism.
25-07-2008 10:02Workshop dealing with police "interaction" and discussions on security and tactics.
25-07-2008 00:38in westminster magistrates court yesterday, an admission was made by the prosecutors that lent weight to the belief that SOCPA can no longer be used against protestors near parliament