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BC court grants injunction to Nelson logging company

September 3, 2019  By  Maria Church

B.C.’s Supreme Court has ruled in favour of Nelson’s Cooper Creek Cedar to allow the company free access to a logging road that had been blocked by protesters.

According to bclocalnews.com, Justice Joel Groves granted an injunction to the logging company, stating that “The company has a right to access the road and the right to log . . . The protesters do not have a right to block a road.”

The defendants had been blocking the logging road near Argenta, B.C., since Aug. 16.

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