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Another Shell to Sea Campaigner Imprisoned.

category mayo | environment | news report author Wednesday February 24, 2010 19:07author by Niall Harnett - Shell to Sea / Rossport Solidarity Campauthor email rossportsolidaritycamp at gmail dot comauthor phone 085 1141170 Report this post to the editors

Eoin O'Leidhin of the Rossport Solidarity Camp has been imprisoned for non-payment of a 250 euro fine.

Eoin O'Leidhin has joined fisherman Pat 'the Chief' O'Donnell at Castlerea prison today. Eoin was convicted of Section 8 of the Criminal Justice (Public Order) Act 1994 for 'failure to comply with the directions of Garda' at a protest outside the Shell site Glengad on 30th August 2008.

Garda Sean Cunnane, who likes to ham it up as he whinges to the courts, convinced Judge David Anderson that Eoin's behaviour was a crime.

The short video below shows the true flavour of the occasion.
Eoin O'Leidhin
Eoin O'Leidhin

Shell to Sea campaigners had blocked the entrance to the Shell on 30th August 2008, while Eoin attended quietly on the fringes of the protest. He was minding his own business and got into a ditch to avoid any confrontations with Gardai. Garda Cunnane ordered him to leave the area (the ditch), with no good reason and Eoin found himself the victim of another spurious prosecution.

He was fined 250 euro, or 5 days imprisonment in default of payment.

Eoin has refused to pay the fine.

Eoin has been approached by Gardai to pay the fine on a number of occasions, but has declined.

By arrangement, Gardai arrived at the Rossport Solidarity House this morning at 9am and Eoin was arrested and detained to Belmullet Garda station.

He has since been taken to Castlerea prison, where he will remain imprisoned for up to 5 days.

Related Link: http://www.shelltosea.com

Caption: Eoin O Leidhin and Garda Sean Cunnane, Glengad, August 2008.


 #   Title   Author   Date 
   maith thu     francis hughes    Wed Feb 24, 2010 23:54 
   Beir bua     Maura Harrington    Thu Feb 25, 2010 10:14 
   quotations     conchord    Thu Feb 25, 2010 11:14 
   Change the shamrock to a banana as Irelands emblem     old codger    Thu Feb 25, 2010 15:56 
   Creative dumbness     Fred Johnston    Thu Feb 25, 2010 18:53 
   Fair play Eoin     Madam k    Thu Feb 25, 2010 19:48 
   More injustice     paul o toole    Fri Feb 26, 2010 15:47 
   Sea you Soon Eoin     Eamonn O'Coilea'in    Sat Feb 27, 2010 01:59 
   Released yesterday     Eoin O L    Sat Feb 27, 2010 18:30 
 10   Contracts extended for Shell PSVs     newsy    Tue Mar 09, 2010 13:18 


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