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October 2011

Mark Kennedy: secret policeman's sideline as corporate spy

By: 
Rob Evans, Amelia Hill, Paul Lewis and Patrick Kingsley - The Guardian 13th Jan 2011

Former undercover officer apparently also worked privately as a corporate spy using the same false identity

(Related article -Undercover cop attended Corrib protests)

Posted Date: 
14 October 2011

"The State promised to protect me"

By: 
Jim O'Sullivan - Save Our Cancer Services-North West (SOCS-NW) - Indymedia.ie

Below is the full text of the speech delivered by Valerie Finan, of the Save Our Cancer Services-NW campaign, to the Martin McGuinness public meeting held in Sligo

Posted Date: 
13 October 2011

15 due in court in relation to Corrib gas protests

By: 
Irish Examiner

Fifteen people are due in Belmullet district court in Co Mayo later facing public order charges for protesting against the Corrib gas pipeline.

Most of the charges are connected with blocking Shell traffic during the early phases of the onshore pipeline construction.

Protestors believe the construction should not have taken place while there are still questions to be answered about the legality of the Corrib project.

Posted Date: 
12 October 2011

Ukraine's ex-PM Tymoshenko jailed

By: 
Irish Times

Former Ukrainian prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko was  today jailed for seven years for abuse of power in a trial widely condemned in the West as politically motivated.

Posted Date: 
12 October 2011

15 Shell to Sea campaigners up in Belmullet court as Corrib project under Judicial Review

 

Press Release- Issued by Shell to Sea- Wednesday 12 October, 2011
 

 

Roadblocks continue as Corrib under Judicial Review

Press Release - Issued by Shell to Sea - Tuesday 11th October 2011

Three separate legal challenges to onshore Corrib gas pipe begin

By: 
Lorna Siggins - Irish Times

Judicial review proceedings seeking to quash consents for the Corrib gas onshore pipeline open in the Commercial Court today, writes Lorna Siggins. The three separate challenges are being taken by An Taisce and two north Mayo residents

Posted Date: 
11 October 2011

Natural resources – they haven’t gone away you know

By: 
Liamy McNally in The Mayo News - Friday 7th October 2011

 

Posted Date: 
9 October 2011

Will Rabbitte walk the plank over oil and gas resources?

By: 
Áine Ryan - Mayo News

Why can’t we make the most of our natural resources?

In the first of a new series, we examine the complex undercurrents involved in harnessing our offshore resources here in Mayo.

Posted Date: 
8 October 2011