Appeal against sentences imposed on anti-fracking activists, including UK Cypriot

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An appeal has been lodged against the ‘excessive and extraordinary’ punishments received by three anti-fracking protesters in the UK, among them Cypriot environmental activist Richard Loizou, the Guardian has reported.

On September 26, Loizou, 31, received a sentence of 15 months, while Simon Roscoe Blevins, 26, and Richard Roberts, 36, were given 16 months in prison after being convicted of causing a public nuisance by a jury at Preston crown court in August.

The three environmental activists are considered to be the first people to receive jail sentences for...


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Appeal against sentences imposed on anti-fracking activists, including UK Cypriot


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