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Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt, sets escalating fines for bridge protest

Greenpeace USA must immediately get its activists out of the way of a vessel contracted to work in the Arctic for Shell or face fines ramping...
Greenpeace has earned a contempt citation

With Greenpeace USA engaged in yet another attempt to thwart...Speaking for the group was none other than Greenpeace USA Executive Director Annie Leonard.This follows Greenpeace USA leading a kayak blockade against the...
Shell, Greenpeace headed back to court

...Greenpeace headed back to court ThursdayShell and Greenpeace USA will go back to court Thursday to determine if Greenpeace...Alaska.On May 8, Gleason issued an order prohibiting Greenpeace USA members from impeding vessels involved in Shell's...
Shell, Greenpeace spar over Arctic drilling safety zones

...testimony to a federal court judge Tuesday that the company needs safety zones around its Arctic drill fleet to prevent Greenpeace USA activists from endangering company workers and themselves.An attorney for Greenpeace told U.S. District Judge...
Groups seek to end Arctic Ocean drilling

...sort of binding policy so that these decisions are not up to oil companies," said Cassady Sharp, spokeswoman for Greenpeace USA in Washington, D.C. Over the summer, Greenpeace protested drilling by boarding a Shell vessel as it crossed the...
Shell president optimistic about Arctic offshore drilling

...protests on the water by "kayaktivists" upset over the company staging equipment in the city. In Portland, Oregon, Greenpeace USA protesters hung from the St. Johns Bridge to delay a Shell support vessel, from heading to the Arctic."I think...
With protest over, Shell prepares for Arctic Ocean drilling

...gashed by an underwater obstruction in the Aleutian Islands and sent to Portland for repairs.Thirteen members of Greenpeace USA dangled from a bridge over the Willamette River and kayakers converged on the Fennica to block the repaired icebreaker...
Greenpeace group boards Arctic offshore drill rig in Pacific

...icebreakers for support of Arctic offshore drilling.Shell later obtained a U.S. federal court injunction that ordered Greenpeace USA to stay away from its drill rigs destined for the Arctic through October 2012.__Associated Press writer Caleb...


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