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From shining anti-fracking messages on public buildings to wearing hazmat suits during a die-in protest to unfurling a banner on Boulder's First Flatiron, the Boulder County Protectors are not lacking in eye-catching ideas. "We're the only group saying not one more drill," said Emily Love, who lives in ...

NEARLY 30 anti-fracking campaigners have appeared in court over charges connected to the Kirby Misperton fracking site. Between them, they face 45 allegations including endangering road users, assaulting police officers, tampering with a lorry and hindering people from carrying out their lawful ...
SIX anti-fracking protesters walked in front of a tanker on its way to the hydraulic fracturing site in Kirby Misperton in a 'slow walk' protest this morning. Between 10.05am and 10.25am, six protesters walked along Habton Road, delaying the vehicle by 20 minutes before it entered the site. Superintendent ...
NEARLY 30 anti-fracking campaigners have abandoned their human rights defence against charges brought over the Kirby Misperton fracking site. Between them, they face 45 allegations including endangering road users, assaulting police officers, tampering with a lorry and hindering people from carrying ...
To protect you and to plan for your future." However, as Steingraber makes clear elsewhere in the film, we learn the reality: "It is not possible to do it all." While the documentary primarily follows the battle against fracking in New York, Steingraber also travels to Romania to meet with anti-fracking protesters ...

As the guardians of this magnificent landscape, its habitats, wildlife and tranquillity, the Authority - along with the government - remain firmly against fracking for shale gas beneath the National Park. We need to consider the area's long-term interests. The environment of the North York Moors, which includes ...
For an old farming now commuter village, it has acquired, however, a special place in the nation's history, for the events of 2013, where it hosted, surprisingly comfortably, the first major anti-fracking protests. From the point of view of those opposed to fracking, the location and timing were pretty much perfect ...
Russia allegedly used Orthodox priests in Romania to fuel protest against fracking in the country, according to the US Congress, which published a research on Russia's influence war against European ... The peak of the anti-fracking movement in Romania was in 2013, in the Eastern region of Moldova.
City voters overwhelmingly approved the marijuana de-penalization initiative in November, and passed the anti-fracking Community Bill of rights and Water Protection initiative in 2014 by a heavy margin. With no proposals for drilling activities in the city since then, the Bill of Rights has not had any reason ...
The National Trust has written a letter to fracking company, Ineoes, urging them to not to carry out tests on their land. Fracking is the process that involves drilling into the ground, then pumping in water and chemicals to release gas. The government believes that shale gas (also known as fracking) has the ...
And they've spent the last 365 campaigning against fracking by Cuadrilla. Protesters on the roadside say time has been stolen from their lives and their families - in a bid to stop fracking in Lancashire. But they say today (5/12/18) will have a clear message - "we're not stopping until Cuadrilla do".
anti-fracking activists behind a proposed 2018 ballot initiative will have their first public hearing at the Capitol at 2 p.m. today, January 4. The environmental nonprofit Colorado Rising is petitioning to place a state statute -- not a constitutional amendment -- on the ballot that would create a 2,500-foot buffer ...
police have blocked off a road after anti-fracking protestors climbed on to a lorry as it drove through Kirby Misperton this morning. Two people climbed on top of a tanker on Main Street near the roundabout in the centre of the village at around 10am this morning. Officers say the vehicle has stopped and the ...
A retired nurse who serves tea and cake to anti-fracking protesters has been ordered to remove her refreshments van, three months after her run in with police made headlines. Jackie Brooks, 79, and her husband, Jim, have been providing hot drinks and biscuits at the fracking site in the village of Kirby ...
Opponents of proposed plans to install additional fracking-waste injection wells in Trumbull County have sent a letter to the Ohio Department of natural resources, Division of Oil and Gas, seeking a 60-day extension of the time for submission of public comments. They urge the deadline be moved from Dec ...
After environmental activist Pete Kolbenschlag wrote a snarky comment on a newspaper's website last fall criticizing SG Interests, the Houston-based energy company took exception and filed a libel suit against him in Delta County district court, claiming that he had harmed the company's reputation.

fracking opponents now want to take current regulations a step further. They want to get rid of what's called forced pooling, a part of the 2014 law that allows gas companies to drill under a person's property without their permission as long as the majority of their neighbors have agreed to let the company ...
Deana Hanold, left, hands out anti-fracking information Tuesday evening in front of the Boulder Theater while an image of a skull and crossbones, along with the words "Ban fracking!," are projected onto the side of Boulder County Courthouse. police cited David Paul with trespassing for beaming the ...
Earlier this year, a Pennsylvania-based group called Community Environmental legal defense Fund (CELDF) was pressuring the city of Youngstown, Ohio to put an anti-fracking measure on the ballot for its next local election. Having failed to pass the measure in November after it was taken off the ballot, ...
The Gyuto Monks, who live in exile in India alongside the Dalai Lama, were invited to Woodsetts to support anti-fracking campaigners. Energy firm Ineos ... land and village. Matthew Wilkinson, from Woodsetts against fracking, said the monks visit was aimed at raising global awareness of their campaign.
Gareth Shenton-Harold wrote: "Vile behaviour, wholly unnecessary and it does nothing other than make our many visitors think that we are all protesters who vandalise each other's property." The fracking related Graffiti comes after a dozen anti-fracking protesters were found guilty of willfully obstructing the ...
Deana Hanold, left, hands out anti-fracking information Tuesday evening in front of the Boulder Theater while an image of a skull and crossbones, along with the words "Ban fracking!," are projected onto the side of Boulder County Courthouse. police cited David Paul with trespassing for beaming the ...
A dozen anti-fracking prostesters have been found guilty of wilfully obstructing a main road . The 12 were convicted after a three-day hearing at Blackpool Magistrates Court. They had all pleaded not guilty to obstructing the A583 outside the site entrance to Cuadrilla's gas exploration site. District Judge Jim ...
Earlier this year, a Pennsylvania-based group called Community Environmental legal defense Fund (CELDF) was pressuring the city of Youngstown, Ohio to put an anti-fracking measure on the ballot for its next local election. Having failed to pass the measure in November after it was taken off the ballot, ...
Deana Hanold, left, hands out anti-fracking information Nov. 7 in front of the Boulder Theater while an image of a skull and crossbones, along with the words "Ban fracking!," are projected onto the side of Boulder County Courthouse. police cited David Paul with trespassing for beaming the images onto the ...
Their cases will be listed for legal arguments with others involving alleged offences at the anti-fracking protests, on January 11 at York Magistrates Court. Ronald John Holloran, 51, who gave his address as the protesters' camp, denied the same charge as Collins and his case was listed for trial on March ...
HUNDREDS of anti-fracking protesters took to the streets of Pickering on Saturday in a demonstration of their continued opposition to the controversial technique. The "family friendly" day began at the castle at noon, with the demonstration being followed by the switching on of the Pickering Christmas lights.
Another Loss for anti-fracking activists in Olympia, Wash. comments. Authorities prepare to clear anti-fracking protesters blocking tracks in Olympia, Wash., last week. (Steve Bloom). For the second year in a row, anti-fracking activists in Olympia, Wash., gathered to protest the Port of Olympia's shipping of ...
police urged people to stay away from 7th Avenue Southeast and Jefferson Street Southeast near downtown Olympia after officers and protesters clashed Wednesday morning. At 5:21 a.m. the Olympia police twitter account advised people to stay away from the area. A follow-up tweet said Union Pacific ...
OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Authorities in the Washington state capital of Olympia say they confronted dozens of anti-fracking protesters who had blocked the railroad tracks for more than week. Olympia police tweeted early Wednesday, warning people to stay away from the area near downtown where Union ...
Olympia police along with supporting agencies including the Thurston County Sheriff's office, railroad police and Washington state Patrol moved in to clear anti-fracking protesters blocking the rail line at 7th and Jefferson early Wednesday morning, Nov. 29, 2017, in downtown Olympia, Wash.
OLYMPIA - Authorities in the Washington state capital of Olympia say they confronted dozens of anti-fracking protesters who had blocked the railroad tracks for more than week. Olympia police tweeted early Wednesday, warning people to stay away from the area near downtown where Union Pacific ...
A war of words has erupted over the anti-fracking protection camp at Kirby ... two weeks ago following protests by anti-fracking campaigners.
Group works to get anti-fracking bill on Ohio ballot ... Like Youngstown's failed bill, it would allow communities to enact laws against fracking, ...
Following their visit to the Ryedale District council meeting last Wednesday, the New Suffragettes have now taken the fight directly to the heart ...
anti-fracking activists will be prohibited from trespassing and obstruction at shale gas sites after a High Court judge upheld an injunction.
Taking direct action against fracking wasn't an impulsive decision but a last resort. ... Meanwhile, the anti-fracking movement is growing.
An injunction prohibiting trespass and obstruction at an energy firm's shale gas exploration sites has been continued by a High Court judge.
Michelle Allen, the Florida organizer for Food & Water Watch, talks to the group outside the Old Lee County Courthouse. Rachel Iacovone / ...
Representatives from Frack Free Isle of Wight joined others at Westminster yesterday to present the Commonweal, one spoke of which was ...
Mr Crane called for 'radical action' by local communities and a national anti-fracking campaign in the wake of Cuadrilla starting exploratory ...
anti-fracking activists gathered in their hundreds at a rally in Ellesmere Port town centre addressed by local Labour MPs together with a leading ...
Wellesley residents Lise Olney and Raina McManus traveled to the Statehouse in Boston on Nov. 14, to ask Gov. Charlie Baker to use his ...
... for greater transparency about the way local anti-fracking protests are policed. Lancashire's police and crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw ...
Sandra Steingraber delivers an anti-fracking speech. ... "Unfractured" follows Steingraber's fight against fracking, the controversial process of ...
Protesters in a Pittsburgh suburb stopped traffic at Southpointe, an industrial park that's home to Halliburton and 14 other energy companies ...
Held outside Parliament yesterday, hundreds of people gathered to voice their concerns over fracking in the Northern Territory. However, gas ...
One year after an anti-fracking group set up an encampment to block trains leaving the Port of Olympia, protesters have again settled into a ...
An anti-fracking campaigner from Nelson has covered over 750 miles as he cycles from southern Spain to a fracking site near Preston to raise ...


 

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