Corrib campaigners plan to sue Garda

Shell to Sea campaigners who claim to have been threatened and physically abused by the Garda plan to take legal action against the force.

14th October, 2006

Shell to Sea campaigners who claim to have been threatened and physically abused by the Garda plan to take legal action against the force.

They have also pledged to continue protesting at Bellanaboy, Co Mayo, where Shell is planning to build a large plant to process gas from the Corrib gas field. They say they are undeterred by the cost to the taxpayer.

Drafting in extra gardai has already cost the state €700,000.

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