Independence v. Stone, et al.

14 protesters were arrested at the Twilight Mine on June 19th, 2009 for their protest in which activists scaled a dragline to unfurl a banner.  Massey is suing these protesters for “loss of income” from the mine on the day of the protest. These trumped up charges are a clear effort, as stated by Massey, to “discourage further protests” – a clear example of a Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation.

To support the Dragline 14, click here.

One Response to Independence v. Stone, et al.

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