Among thirteen defendants threatened with incarceration are two members of our One Big Union. Fellow Workers Ella Gilbert from Norwich and Bec Sanderson from Machynlleth. We express our solidarity and admiration for their courage.
An injury to one is an injury to all!
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#Heathrow13 Trial Verdict – Press Release
Runway Occupation on Trial – Verdicts
Monday, January 20th, 2016, London – Today in Willesden Magistrates Court, the thirteen Plane Stupid activists who occupied Heathrow’s north runway for six hours on the 13th of July last year were all convicted of aggravated trespass and being airside without lawful authority. The Judge has asked them all to return in 3 weeks on the 24th February for sentencing and has advised all defendants to prepare for immediate custodial sentences.
The thirteen defendants released the following statement, in response to their convictions:
“Today’s judgement demonstrates that the legal system…
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