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Guelph land defenders now in a fight for their legal lives Special

Guelph - The Hanlon Creek 5 are a small group of land defenders who took on the duty of protecting an environmentally sensitive area last year. The property is being developed by the City of Guelph as a business park.

Activists sue Guelph police for defamation Special

20 year old student and activist, Kelly Rose Pflug-Back met with press today outside the Guelph City Police station and read a brief statement about why she was suing the police.

Ontario's Eco Commissioner: Intimidation must stop

In Gord Miller's annual environmental report, which outlines the state of Ontario's environment, he said that developers in Ontario have too much leeway when they are allowed to file lawsuits against citizens that protest planned developments.

Claiming a hijacking by protesters, Guelph defers construction Special

Guelph, ON - The City of Guelph has unexpectedly decided to not continue with already started construction of a controversial culvert in an environmentally sensitive acreage that has been the focus of protest for much of the summer.

City says 'theft' of water monitoring equipment 'act of sabotage' Special

Guelph, ON - While declaring a theft of valuable water monitoring equipment from Tributary A of the Hanlon Creek in the controversial Hanlon Creek Business Park development, the City of Guelph vowed to undertake the monitoring work as quickly as possible.

Ontario decides on controversial Guelph business park development Special

Ontario's Minister of Natural Resources, Donna Cansfield, has made her decision on the Hanlon Creek Business Park located in Guelph. The decision is certain to make all parties unhappy, but is a small win for the opponents of the development.

Superior Court grants both injunctions in Guelph's HCBP case

Guelph, ON - In a 25 page decision handed down earlier today, Justice Gray granted the City its injunction against the protesters who have occupied the construction site since July 27th. The protesters were also granted their injunction against the City.

Hanlon Creek court decision hanging in the balance Special

Guelph, ON - The City of Guelph's injunction seeking to remove the protesters from the lands destined to become the Hanlon Creek Business Park was heard yesterday in Guelph's Superior Court of Ontario.

City of Guelph told to keep looking for Jefferson Salamander Special

Guelph, ON – The City of Guelph has been advised by the Ministry of Natural Resources to halt any planned construction work on Phase I of the Hanlon Creek Business Park, and to undertake another search for the Jefferson Salamander.

Bittersweet day for Guelph's Hanlon Creek protesters Special

Guelph, ON - It's the 8th day of occupation of the site that will shortly become, if the City has its way, the Hanlon Creek Business Park. Today the injunction that was served on the occupiers was to be heard.

Hanlon Creek protesters host family fun day Special

Guelph, ON - It's 3 pm on day 6 of the occupation by protesters of an environmentally sensitive area that will soon be home to a new business park. I have finally made it to the site for the rally I thought was to take place today.

Police serve injunction on Guelph activists Special

Guelph, ON - While the protesters have dug in in a bid to protect an old growth forest from Guelph's soon-to-be-constructed expansion of the Hanlon Creek Business Park, an injunction warning the group to not block work was served this afternoon.

Protesters stop work on Guelph's Hanlon Creek Business Park Special

Guelph, ON - They moved in yesterday morning, turning the old farm-now-construction-zone into a protest encampment. They say they will stay until their demands are met, or until September 15th, whichever comes first.
 

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The press conference held in front of Guelph City Hall  April 23  2010 by the Hanlon Creek 5.
The press conference held in front of Guelph City Hall, April 23, 2010 by the Hanlon Creek 5.
Some of the supporters of the Hanlon Creek 5  listening to the brief updates provided by the protest...
Some of the supporters of the Hanlon Creek 5, listening to the brief updates provided by the protesters.
The Hanlon Creek 5 speak to their supporters at a press conference on April 23  2010.
The Hanlon Creek 5 speak to their supporters at a press conference on April 23, 2010.

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