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An Occupier’s Perspective: From Dan Ashman, Litigant-in-Person

Submitted by Dan Ashman, Litigant-in-Person in the case of City of London Corporation v Occupy London. 
Part One
I felt compelled to stand as a litigant-in-person; it was not an intellectual decision. At first I felt no fear. Later, even the possibility of having debts of tens of thousands of pounds wasn’t enough to deter[...]

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10am today – Call for Justice: Occupy London begins putting one per cent on trial

Updates:

Live-stream at http://www.occupyjustice.co.uk/livestream/
Schedule of events for Thursday – See The case for and against the prosecution of Tony Blair

News

10am today – War: Inquiry into Tony Blair and the British government’s involvement in Afghanistan and Iraq

Friday – Squatting: How the law abiding could be criminalised if provisions in the Legal Aid[...]

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Radio Occupy podcasts from OccupyLSX Tech Tent; Make your own podcast workshop this Saturday

From the Tech Tent based at the Occupy London Stock Exchange occupation just by St Paul’s Cathedral, Radio Occupy  was born recently bringing a range of perspectives related to sociopolitical and economic injustice to the airwaves.
All are invited to get involved and we’d like to help you get your voice on the airwaves through[...]

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10am Thursday 19 January – Trials of one per cent to begin at Occupy Justice

10am – 4pm tomorrow (Thursday) at the Court of Public Opinion, Occupy Justice, 335-7 Old Street Magistrates Court:
Inquiry into war crimes committed by Tony Blair and the British government in Iraq.
Friday – Squatting.  Saturday – Banking
Exhibition throughout.
Spread the word.[...]

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Updated with judgment documents – Judge Rules Against OccupyLSX

*** Updated with copy of the judgment handed down by Mr Justice Lindblom, along with a summary ***

ST PAUL’S JUDGMENT SUMMARY
City of London v Samede judgment 18 January 2012

The High Court this week ruled in favour of the City of London Corporation’s calls for the eviction of the Occupy London protest camp[...]

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Support Occupy London at the High Court tomorrow: the decision is in

The High Court judgment in the case brought against Occupy London Stock Exchange by the City of London Corporation will be handed down tomorrow, Wednesday 18 January, at 2pm in Court 25.
We invite all those who care about the outcome of the case to join us outside the Royal Courts of Justice from 1.30pm.[...]

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No Art For Oil: BP & Tate on Thin Ice

Following reports that a number of the UK’s biggest cultural organisations have renewed millions of pounds worth of sponsorship deals with BP, Occupy London collaborated with art activist collective Liberate Tate to stage a mourning over the environmental destruction propelled by the oil industry – with an art installation and subsequent happening involving a melting[...]

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Today: Occupy London celebrates third month anniversary & life of Dr Martin Luther King – Occupy the Dream

*** We are very pleased to have further additions to the programme including Merlin Emmanuel (Justice for Smiley Culture Campaign), Munera  performing poetry (one half of Poetic Pilgrimage), comedian Ava Vidal, Mario Joseph (Haitian human rights lawyer), Black Women’s Rape Action project as well as occupier Ed Greens ***
This Sunday 15 January, as Occupy[...]

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Upcoming: Occupy London celebrates 3 months on Martin Luther King Day, melting Arctic ice at St Paul’s, Occupy Justice Trials Exhibition

As Occupy London Stock Exchange waits for the High Court judgment regarding its site just by St Paul’s – date TBC – Occupy London hosts more events than ever. All invited to get involved
Highlights include Richard Peppiatt, ex-Daily Star reporter fresh from giving evidence to Leveson Enquiry in panel discussion, Corporate Occupation of the[...]

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