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#Rossport

# rossport - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'This is our weapon' - Is the future of the protest in Ireland under threat?

Ahead of the trial of a number of Jobstown protesters, activists have urged members of the public to stand up for their right to demonstrate.

# rossport - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Eight Shell to Sea protesters due in court over public order offences

Spokespeople Maura Harrington and Terence Conway, who said the “real criminals” were Shell and numerous gardaí, are among those due to appear.

# rossport - Monday 12 August, 2013

Allegations of Shell booze bribes for gardaí 'raise serious concerns'

A company that worked for shell until 2010 claims it delivered a large amount of alcohol to gardaí in Belmullet in December 2007.

# rossport - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

'Sinkholes' on Co Mayo strand pose "no danger" to public, council insists

Locals and campaigners from “Shell to Sea” erected homemade signs at Sruwaddacon Bay at the weekend to warn walkers of the phenomenon.

# rossport - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Campaigner against Corrib gas pipeline 'on hunger strike' in prison

Rossport campaigners say Liam Heffernan was arrested for blocking construction vehicles.

# rossport - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

UN special rapporteur calls for full investigation of Corrib human rights issues

The report refers to evidence of “a pattern of intimidation, harassment, surveillance and criminalisation” of those peacefully opposing the gas project.

# rossport - Friday 10 August, 2012

Rossport campaigners under 24 hour surveillance

A report from the private security company employed by Shell EP Ireland included details and movements of people in the camp.

# rossport - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Prime numbers: the week in stats

Sunday’s Super Bowl! Senators! Sovereigns! Slavery! Shell to Sea! And the surprisingly sensational Dubliner in drag…

# rossport - Thursday 9 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed…

# rossport - Friday 26 August, 2011

MEP claims garda assault during Shell protest

Socialist Party and United Left Alliance MEP Paul Murphy believes garda actions at yesterday’s protest showed “very conscious” efforts to inflict pain.

# rossport - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

From The Daily Edge Irish documentary The Pipe receives top European award Award

Irish documentary The Pipe receives top European award

The film tells the story of the small community of Rossport, Co Mayo – some of whom have taken on the might of Shell Oil and the Irish authorities.

# rossport - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Sinn Féin motion would revoke Corrib and Lough Allen licences

A private members’ bill to be discussed in the Dáil this week would see the State take majority ownership of gas and oil finds.

# rossport - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Corrib Gardaí assigned to desk duty pending investigation

Garda commissioner Martin Callinan apologises for the recorded comments made by officers, who have been transferred.

# rossport - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Men’s network and Labour Women condemn Garda ‘rape’ remarks

Lobby groups representing both sexes – as well as three Garda unions – speak out against comments heard in recordings.

Women protesters speak of shock and horror after ‘rape jokes’ claim

The young women at the centre of an incident in which gardaí allegedly made comments about rape and deportation have said they were “horrified” that people in a position of power could speak so lightly about sexual violence.

# rossport - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Gardaí to investigate arrest and treatment of Corrib protesters

Members of the force were accidentally recorded as they allegedly joked about raping and deporting two women protesters arrested last Thursday in Mayo.