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Angela Fox Gifts Vera Scroggins With First Donation

June 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

  Angela Fox, founder of The Mothers Project, brought the first donation check of $5,633, raised through her organization to Vera at the site of Vera’s everyday work: keeping an eye on fracking sites throughout her area. For those who want to donate or help out: Fundraiser for Vera to keep doing her work of exposing the Gas Industry in her county in Pa. despite obstacles in her path by Cabot Oil and Gas… here is fundraiser site: http://myemail.constantcontact.com/Support-for-Vera-Scroggins.html?soid=1109987088388&aid=wU-jrQKXS5c thanks, ………..OR can send donations [...]

Fundraiser Appeals Video For Vera Scroggins

May 19, 2015 // 0 Comments

This short video is part of a longer interview with Vera Scroggins in which she describes generally her reasons for needing our support in her advocacy for us and against the oil and gas fracking industry. To support and help Vera, funds can be sent to: Checks can be marked for Vera and sent to: The Mothers Project 2578 Broadway, 108 New York, NY 10025   Please Indicate: for Vera All Contributions are tax deductible and go directly To Vera to sustain her legal defense and for testing water for chemicals.   Fuller videos of Vera’s “appeals” interview can be seen at: [...]

Vera Scroggins Appeals To You And The Courts

May 15, 2015 // 2 Comments

With Asha Canalos’ Artwork for an intro, Vera Scroggins, world renowned Activist and Fracking Tour Guide of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, explains in her own words what has happened legally to her recently and how she needs “OUR” help. This is the short version. The uncut longer version follows. Part 1-Vera’s Appeals In General………(0:18 – 4:12) Part 2-Vera’s Appeals in Greater Detail………….(4:13 – 7:16) -New lawyer; change judges and places; Vera’s purpose for activism; a new trial so she can tell her story…… Part [...]

Vera Scroggins Sentencing in Montrose, PA – Susquehanna County

April 28, 2015 // 1 Comment

Vera Scroggins Sentencing in Montrose, PA – Susquehanna County Many of Vera’s supporters were not able to get into the small court in which the sentencing took place April 23, 2015, due to the on going renovations in the main courtroom. The sentencing was about 41/2 hours long, with many other supporters waiting outside the court room. Cabot’s lawyers requested a $1,000.00 fine to cover the cost for some of there legal fees. Judge Kenneth Seaman granted the request and ordered Vera to pay the fine in 45 days. If Vera does not pay he may incarcerate her until she pays the [...]

Cabot’s Security Posts Photographs of 63-Yr Old Scroggins in Guards’ Campers, for Failing to Follow the “Unwritten Rules”, And Other Tales of the Absurd from Fracksylvania

October 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Originally posted on Steve Todd - Passionate about things that matter.:
The following is an unbelievable story of how much of a threat one unarmed grandma can be perceived as, to corporate hegemony of our democratic republic. A story of how far The Political Class will go to stop her, but also an expose [...]

Howie Hawkins – Citizen Gas Tour – Ray’s Bad Water

October 13, 2014 // 3 Comments

From the Gas lands in Pennsylvania with Vera Scroggins   Howie Hawkins, running for Gov. of New York on Green Party Ticket….attends a Citizen Gas Tour, where I take him to gas sites next to homes, on farms and he meets families with contaminated water near gas drilling….Susquehanna County, Pa.. The Gas Company is Cabot Oil and Gas and there are six other gas companies in our county. 1,000 gas wells so far and 39 Compressor Stations so [...]

Cabot v. Scroggins: March 24, 2014 Part 2– Press Conference at Craig Stevens’ House

April 3, 2014 // 1 Comment

  PART–2: Vera and her lawyers held an afternoon telephone press conference in Craig Stevens’ home after the Court hearing on the morning of Monday, March 24, 2014 in Montrose, Pennsylvania. The hearing and telephone press conference was about the scope of the injunction, or Temporary Restraining Order (TRO), that the energy company, Cabot, asked for and received back in October, 2013 against Vera Scroggins. Her lawyers include: Scott Michelman of Public Citizen’s Public Citizen Litigation Group and Vic Walczak, the Legal Director of Pennsylvania’s American Civil [...]

Court Order Allows Fracking Company to Ban Local Woman From 40 Percent of County

April 2, 2014 // 2 Comments

From our friends at             Fracking company bans woman from county    In Oct. 2013, Cabot Oil and Gas obtained an injunction against Vera Scroggins, who has been bringing the dangers of fracting to public attention for the last five years through her videos and bus tours of fracking sites in the county where she lives, Susquehanna County, PA.                   The injunction prohibited Vera from going, not only on the land Cabot owns, but also on the land where Cabot leases the subsurface mineral [...]

Cabot v, Scroggins March 24, 2014 Part 1

April 1, 2014 // 1 Comment

  In October 2013, Cabot Oil and Gas obtained an injunction against Vera Scroggins, who has been bringing the dangers of fracking to public attention for the last five years through her videos and bus tours of fracking sites in the county where she resides, Susquehanna County, PA. The injunction prohibited Vera from going, not only on the land Cabot owns, but also on the land where Cabot leases the subsurface mineral rights, comprising 40% of the county’s properties. This means that Vera has been effectively barred from going to her grocery store, a number of businesses in town, [...]