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# Shell to Sea

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# Corrib
Gardaí claim Corrib protesters discussed rape prior to taped remarks
A report by the Garda Ombudsman Commission into the incident has been published this evening. It also claims that files were deleted from the recording device.
# Corrib
Corrib 'rape tape' gardaí will not face criminal charges
Several gardaí were recorded making rape remarks following the arrest of a Corrib protester. It is yet to be decided if any action will be taken.
# Corrib
A 'case study in mismanagement' - Irish oil company's view of Shell at Corrib
Petrel Resources wants to drill for oil off the south west coast of Ireland. The company’s MD says resistance from local people and “crackpots” is something that “has to be managed”.
# Award
Irish documentary The Pipe receives top European award
The film tells the story of the small community of Rossport, Co Mayo – some of whom have taken on the might of Shell Oil and the Irish authorities.
Sinn Féin motion would revoke Corrib and Lough Allen licences
A private members’ bill to be discussed in the Dáil this week would see the State take majority ownership of gas and oil finds.
# Corrib
Corrib protesters postpone meeting with Garda Ombudsman due to trauma
Statement comes after the identity of one of the women was revealed at a press conference in Dublin yesterday.
# Corrib
Corrib Gardaí assigned to desk duty pending investigation
Garda commissioner Martin Callinan apologises for the recorded comments made by officers, who have been transferred.
# Corrib
Corrib protest woman says she had ‘no choice’ but to reveal her identity
Jerrie Ann Sullivan claims at press conference that her details were leaked to media by gardai.
# Corrib
Men’s network and Labour Women condemn Garda ‘rape’ remarks
Lobby groups representing both sexes – as well as three Garda unions – speak out against comments heard in recordings.
# Corrib Protesters
Women protesters speak of shock and horror after ‘rape jokes’ claim
The young women at the centre of an incident in which gardaí allegedly made comments about rape and deportation have said they were “horrified” that people in a position of power could speak so lightly about sexual violence.
# Corrib
Gardaí to investigate arrest and treatment of Corrib protesters
Members of the force were accidentally recorded as they allegedly joked about raping and deporting two women protesters arrested last Thursday in Mayo.
# Corrib
Carey approves Corrib Gas pipeline before leaving office
In one of his last acts as Minister for Energy, Pat Carey has given the controversial Corrib pipeline the go-ahead.
# Wikileaks
Shell hope for “20 or more Corribs” in Irish waters – WikiLeaks
A senior Shell official told the US Embassy second-in-command that there could be hundreds of billions worth of gas off Irish shores.
# Wikileaks
Shell’s hopes for more offshore gas: the WikiLeak in full
The full text of the leaked document recording Shell’s beliefs that there could be many more gas fields in Irish waters.