'Stansted 15' protester Ruth Potts deportation concerns remain

A woman facing a possible life sentence for trying to stop a plane taking off with deportees says her views on deportation have not changed.

A woman facing a possible life sentence for trying to stop a plane taking off with deportees says her views on deportation have not changed.

Ruth Potts, 44, is one of the so-called "Stansted 15" convicted last month for cutting through a perimeter fence and staging a protest.

An initial charge of aggravated trespass was changed to one under counter-terrorism legislation.

Lawyers representing the activists lodged an appeal last week.

They have asked for the case to be...
source: BBC

2019-01-12 17:59
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