Charges against student over Willetts protest at SOAS are DISMISSED! On 27 October the case against me for breeching Section 4 of the Public Order Act was dismissed less than half way through the hearing.… Read More

Defend the right to occupy! Meeting today, 10.30

The City of London Corporation’s public meeting on St Paul’s  A City of London Corporation press release says: The City of London Corporation, which is the Highways Authority for the Square Mile, is set to call a special meeting of its Planning and Transportation Committee for Friday to hear legal advice and decide whether and, if so, how to take legal action to clear the highways around St Paul’s of campers.… Read More

Update on the Campaign

The next few months sees many students and other protesters in court. Defend the Right to Protest will be organising various events and actions, including protests, letters, petitions, socials and setting up a new lecturers’ network so that students have point of contact if they are hurt or arrested on protests in the future.… Read More

Launch of Autumn Campaign: What you can do

LONDON LAUNCH OF AUTUMN CAMPAIGN, TUES 11th OCT, 7PM “STAND UP FOR PROTESTERS” FORUM SUPPORTED BY NUS, UCU, ULU Web event page: http://defendtherighttoprotest.org/stand-up-for-protesters-public-forum/586/ Fb http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=249975341712977&ref=ts With updates and introductions from key campaigns, open discussion and organising.… Read More