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First big victory to Lock the Gate

December 05, 2011

The decision by coal mining company NuCoal to abandon plans to mine on the property of blind Hunter Valley farmer, Ian Moore, is the first major victory for the Lock the Gate campaign. Mr Moore had locked his gate on the company Doyles Creeks...

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Lock the Gate president in court next Wednesday

December 01, 2011

President of the Lock the Gate Alliance, Drew Hutton, will appear in the Dalby Magistrates Court next Wednesday charged with obstructing a coal seam gas company. The court case is set down for the 7th and 8th December in the Dalby Magistrates Court, corner...

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Community support for Ian Moore at court case

November 28, 2011

Representatives from various groups in the Hunter Valley will gather at the Land and Environment Court at Singleton tomorrow (Tuesday) in support of blind farmer, Ian Moore, who is attempting to stop a coal mining company, NuCoal, from entering his property at Jerrys Plains....

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