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The Yorkshire Post says: People across Britain should watch with concern as Sheffield City Council drags protestors through court

The ongoing saga surrounding tree-felling in Sheffield will enter its latest chapter in Leeds today as a three-day court case with potential national ramifications for local democracy begins. Sheffield Council is taking legal action against eight campaigners, including one of … Continue reading

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Three-day court battle between Sheffield Council and tree campaigners begins

Three Sheffield tree campaigners are due in court today for the start of a three day fight against the city council. The authority hopes to get an injunction against the campaigners, who it says have been protesting unlawfully against felling … Continue reading

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Legal action against tree protesters is ‘last resort’, insists Sheffield Council

No olive branch as Sheffield tree row heads to court The ongoing saga surrounding tree-felling in Sheffield will enter its latest chapter in Leeds today as a three-day court case with potential national ramifications for local democracy begins. Sheffield Council … Continue reading

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