>Another Fitwatch Legal Victory

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>There was another legal victory today, as a fitwatcher was cleared of obstruct police at City of Westminster Magistrates’ Court. The charge arose out of the anti BNP protests on election night at City Hall. This now brings the total of Fitwatch legal victories to – well in all honesty, I’ve lost track of the […]

>Fitwatch at Carnival Against Vivisection

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>Saturday 6th September, 12 Noon, Grass verge opposite Ledbury Train Station The animal rights movement has suffered vast amounts of repression over the years – repression which only seems to be getting worse. This call is for not only anyone attending the Carnival Against Vivisection to join in Fitwatch tactics, but also to encourage those […]

>FIT team photogs earn more than coppers

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>The following article was unashamedly copied from The Void. See original here: http://johnnyvoid.wordpress.com/2008/08/26/fit-team-photographers-earn-more-than-coppers/ FIT Team Photographers Earn More Than Coppers!Well, it was like getting blood out of a stone but we finally got some answers from the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) about the FIT team photographers who’ve been following activists and footie fans round for […]

>Bleating bobbies and the new crime of photography

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>After spending five days locked up (four of them in prison) for the heinous crime of taking a photograph of members of the West Yorkshire constabulary, I’m not much in the mood for the purile, senseless comments made on this blog by police officers. “what? No new entries?”, bleats one of them, “no glorious victory […]

>FIT (and others) at 2008 Climate Camp, Kent

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>Most of these were shot at the rear gate (later dubbed the “Riot Gate” by protesters), scene of so many confrontations between cops and campers. Unfortunately I didn’t manage to get off-site during the mass day of action (I and a couple of other photographers had stayed in the camp to be on hand to […]

>Fitwatchers Remanded In Custody (and then released)

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>Three fitwatchers arrived at Climate Camp late morning on Friday. After going through the inital stop and searches with gritted teeth, they pitched their tents, had a cup of tea, and decided to take some photographs of the repressive policing operation at the front gate. Within five minutes, they were wrestled to the ground and […]

>Celebrate Fitwatch’s 1st Birthday at Climate Camp

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>This year’s Climate Camp will also celebrate Fitwatch’s first outing to a major protest. Since then we have gone from strength to strength. Use Fitwatch tactics all week, and join us to celebrate our anniversary on the day of mass action (9th August). Together we can render the FIT ineffective, and you too can experience […]