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Stand Off At Tree Protest, With Police And Arborists

Friday, 28 August 2020, 11:13 am | Simon Oosterman

Arborists and the developer of 58 Canal Rd have arrived at the site of a month long occupation. Protesters have stopped a work truck from entering the site, but a large crane is trying to get on site. It is not clear if it is for removing tree sitters ... More >>

Why wharfies are striking – in their own words

Tuesday, 17 January 2012, 10:53 am | Simon Oosterman

The media have given plenty of space to Ports of Auckland management, but nobody has canvassed the opinions of those most affected by the company’s decisions, the workers. Here we get behind the news to the men, their wives and the children affected ... More >>

“MEDIA EXERCISE” | Samuel Ostermann

Wednesday, 5 October 2011, 4:22 pm | Simon Oosterman

A new ground-breaking series of photographs - a one-stop-shop for New Zealand’s art-scene - is set to debut on October 6th at RM103 on Auckland City’s Karangahape Road and will be given out free to all new fans on DVD from later in the year. More >>

Pepper sprayed activist to court over provocateur

Sunday, 21 December 2008, 3:21 pm | Simon Oosterman

A protester who took the police to court for unlawfully pepper spraying him, is now taking another case against them for conspiracy to pervert the course of justice for their use of informant Rob Gilchrest. More >>

Judge awards pepper sprayed protester $5,000

Wednesday, 2 July 2008, 1:41 pm | Simon Oosterman

Activist Simon Oosterman has been awarded $5,000 compensation and court costs by a Rotorua District Court judge for being pepper sprayed at a GE Free protest five years ago. More >>

Activist may face serious legal repercussions

Tuesday, 21 November 2006, 9:45 am | Simon Oosterman

Union and social justice activist Simon Oosterman faces the potentially serious charge of escaping lawful arrest at the Auckland District Court at 10am today. More >>

10 days to go & we don’t know who will pay for GE?

Monday, 20 October 2003, 10:19 am | Simon Oosterman

With 10 days to go until the expiry of the moratorium on the commercial planting of genetically engineered crops (GE), protestors went to the Mid-City New World on Sunday afternoon to bring attention to the role consumers and businesses will have ... More >>




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