Banned in other countries with real democracies for several hundred years - today's grand jury is nothing more than a political witch-hunt. Draconian rules state that if you do not cooperate and give any information asked of you, even if it is just speculation or an opinion - you can be thrown in jail for up to 18 months (or until you cooperate). Additionally you do not have the right to an attorney and no one can ever know what was said and done in this secret forum.
The FBI has used and abused the grand jury system for decades cracking down on those who oppose the war, segregation, women's rights, gay rights, and even those who oppose FBI misconduct and grand juries. This tool of oppression is not a new introduction to the animal rights movement and grand juries can be and have been successfully exposed, mocked, and defeated. Many activists have gone through grand juries and have come out of them better and more dedicated activists.
Armed with knowledge, solidarity, and strength of conviction we can and will ruin the FBI's silly little games.
***Did you get a grand jury subpoena? Have you been approached by the FBI? Contact SHAC USA at firstname.lastname@example.org***
For more information, please read:
How to Crush a Grand Jury the No Compromise Way http://www.nocompromise.org/issues/06crushgj.html
Walk Through a Grand Jury http://www.nocompromise.org/issues/06gjs.html
Interview with Craig Rosebraugh http://www.nocompromise.org/issues/16craig.html
Craig's historical perspective on grand juries is available at: http://www.protectcivilliberties.com/grandjuries.html
UNDERCOVER AT ELI LILLY
SHAC have successfully infiltrated Eli Lilly. A SHAC activist gained employment at the lab and worked there for some time on a series of experiments that are as cruel as they are scientifically invalid. Our insider revealed that 36 thousand animals PER YEAR are being killed at Eli Lilly's site at Windlesham in Surrey for cocaine experiments.
Funny how all these companies always claim to be doing life-saving research into human diseases and here, yet again, we see that the truth is very different. If you are a customer of HLS, beware - do not ever underestimate the lengths SHAC will go to in order to persuade you to sever your lengths with HLS. There is no excuse for any involvement whatsoever with a laboratory where cruelty is endemic and workers have been caught falsifying data and dealing drugs on site - maybe Eli Lilly should do these tests on some HLS workers instead.
When SHAC phoned Eli Lilly this morning and spoke to their Corporate Press Department, they were still unaware that they had been stung! All the press woman could say was: "Err... errr... .what is the SHAC website address? ... err... . We have no comment to make at present." Yeah, we bet you don't!
To voice your disgust at Eli Lilly's abuse of thousands of animals and at their involvement with HLS, call them on: 01256 315 353
You can also write to them at:
|Lilly Research Centre, Erlwood Manor, Sunninghill Road, Windlesham, SURREY GU20 6PH
THERE IS NO EXCUSE FOR WHAT THESE SICK PEOPLE GET UP TO - IT IS SADISM, NOT SCIENCE, AND IT MUST BE STOPPED.
To view the pictures and video taken inside Eli Lilly please click on the following link: http://www.shac.net/ACTION/what/lilly.html