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Media Release: Crown continues Operation 8 terror
Date: March 23 2009
From: October 15th Solidarity Wellington

The 18 defendants arrested in the state terror raids of 15 October 2007 will be back in Auckland for court this week. A hearing is set down for 25/26 March in the High Court to determine if proceedings will be moved there or remain in the District Court.

"The crown and police have wasted more than $20 million in this ridiculous farce already. They spent millions surveilling people all over the country in Operation 8. Now they are throwing millions more at crown lawyers to come to try up with something that will stick" said Mr. Peter Steiner, spokesperson for the Wellington October 15th Solidarity group.

"The Crown is persisting in these cases to encourage the climate of fear arising from 9/11 and pushed with Operation Eight. Most sensible people in this country can see that these are politically motivated charges aimed at silencing dissent. At present all of the 18 accused face minor firearms offences - something that might ordinarily be treated by police with a warning. However, in this case, the crown are trying desperately to save face for invading and terrorising communities around the country. They have added the charge of 'participation in a
criminal group' to five of the defendants', in order to justify the existence of these so-called 'anti-terror'police, and the huge waste of resources."

"We welcome the opportunity for the public to see what these so-called 'anti-terrorism' cops and
high-priced lawyers are really doing. In the High Court, the crown will be trying to justify the use
of warrants and information gained by the now totally discredited Police Special Investigation Group (SIG) under terrorism laws - even though those charges were dismissed outright by the Solictor-General due to lack of evidence" said Mr. Steiner.

"It is time to pull the plug on this travesty. These charges should be dropped. We call on people concerned about the growing police state to stand up and resist these attacks."

ENDS

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Re: Crown continues Operation 8 terror

Thank goodness for Operation 8. The people in these photo's certainly look like criminals to me and they aren't even the ones that were locked up are they? Some of them appear to be waving racist flags. And out in the open for heavens sake. The good policeman should continue their great job, but there is obviously still a lot of work to be done. Go boys.

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I'm a cop and I have to say you filthdogs bring it on yourselfs. as for unconditional love, I'll be giving that to your wife after I get you fuckin arrested. HA.

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Just the kind of boy I am looking for.

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Hey there Betsy. You want to see what I can do when I extend the long finger of the law?

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I don't care whether these guys have real charges applied against them or not. I don't even care whether they are convicted. It is good enough that the police messed around with the scum and disrupted their lives as they were obviously seeking to do to others.

If only the police had even more liberal powers to apply so that we could have seen them beaten in the cells as well.

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totally agree with you eren168, the charges are simptomatic of judicial tyranny for sure.

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If you read the affadavit that is seemingly released/leaked by one of Jamie Lockett's defence team, how can you not think what is in that document merits investigation?

If anything, have the lawyers release the intercepts and/or transcripts. Prove to the country (as they and their supports seem to want to do) that the Police overreacted.

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dk is right,, it is time to start shooting judges & cops who partake in TERRORISM.

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i hope that fat racist tama iti gets locked up for good

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Love & Solidarity to All the whanau

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"If you read the affadavit that is seemingly released/leaked by one of Jamie Lockett's defence team..."

The terrorism charges never came about mate so build a bridge and...you know the rest.

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The thing is Rob is that while you thought you were doing the right thing in dobbing in your mates to the cops, all you achieved was proving that you never ever had any integrity nor will you ever have any.

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I illegally read the police affidavit like many others did. The difference perhaps with me is that I have read many such documents. If you have not had that experience then you will be shocked by the way content has been cherry picked by police. Remember, the purpose of the document is to shock some poor judge into issuing warrants. Whether or not those claims in the affidavit result in charges or even a conviction is another matter. If they don't then what?

Does that then mean that the content of the affidavit could have been fabricated, in the end it doesn't matter because to date no affidavit writer has ever been held to account for the content they have included in their applications which did not lead to charges, which is why many of them take the liberty of being as liberal as they can in their interpretations and selections of information included.

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Well said.

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I would like a link to the charges if you have got one.

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The New Zealand people do not need anti-terrorism cops and laws. The attacks of 7/7, 9/11, Oklahoma City, Bali and numerous other terror attacks have been proven to be inside jobs and have been used to justify the setting up of a police state, surveillance grid and invade countries for oil. eg. Refer: www.infowars.com and http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-4135706276167925924 Even the BBC series ‘The Power of Nightmares’ revealed that the “War on Terror” is a scam. People need to ask themselves what the purpose of this charade really is for. Does it have something to do with the elite bankers’ call for a New World Order? Does government need to erode civil rights now because they are expecting resistance to what they have planned for us? Refer: http://www.infowars.com

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Yes, because large chaps with bandanna's show caring at it's best face.

Lock them all up.

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Yeah get them internment camps going. Lock up anyone that has worn a bandana hunting in the bush. I figure you would need a 'holding' space for about 100,000 people. Throw them scrawny little activists in with them, all them commie unionists, queers and muslims, and lets get this society back to good al kiwi BBQs and rugby again...

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Well, you came up with the idea, boss. Go hard!

Oh wait. That guy's not hunting in the bush, is he?

Fail.

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Just riding your 'lock them all up wave'. Dont be a coward and go jumping ship just because I pointed out how draconian your stupid statement was.

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I'm sorry, you're the one who took it out of context. I'm not jumping ship -- I believe everyone in this 'Tuhoe nation' should be locked up. But that's okay. I was trying to make you understand, and realize that your point was flawed. Which I did, by pointing out how stupid your 'ZOMG LETS TAKE IT TO THE MAXX!!!!!11one.' Statement was.

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At least your an honest fascist.

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It's 'You're'. As in You-are. Get a education.

And when did I become a Fascist?

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1 second after you posted, "...I believe everyone in this 'Tuhoe nation' should be locked up...".

There are about 20,000 members of the Tuhoe Nation Mr Fascist.

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the public give police the authority to act,because the police are a foreign corporation with no authority in aotearoa.(corps)dead.individuals in the public venue are corporates also(dead)they cannot interact or compel maori to join them,only through contracts

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ABOUT TIME THESE FUCKEN SCUMBAGS WERE TRIED AND FUCKEN JAILED

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Concentration camps would be more politically consistant.