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Fortnum and Mason protesters appear in court

Issue No. 2259

Protesting outside the court(Pic: Mark Bergfeld)

Protesting outside the court(Pic: Mark Bergfeld)

Ten protesters appeared in court on Tuesday charged with aggravated trespass after the occupation of luxury shop Fortnum and Mason during the TUC demonstration on 26 March. The defendants took part in the protest organised by UK Uncut. Pressure forced the police to drop charges against five minors who were among the 145 arrested

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Tue 5 Jul 2011, 16:31 BST
Issue No. 2259
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