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Coast Guard fines Greenpeace activists for Arctic drilling protests

Coast Guard fines Greenpeace activists for Arctic drilling protests

Greenpeace protestors fined for interfering with safe operations of a vessel PORTLAND, Ore.¬†–¬†Five Greenpeace protesters who tried to stop a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker from leaving Portland, Oregon, for an Arctic oil-drilling operation have been fined $5,000 apiece by the Coast Guard. The icebreaking vessel Fennica arrived in Portland last month for repairs. When the […]