Undercover is no excuse for abuse. Protest in Cardiff, Tuesday 24th!
It has been over five years since we learned that Mark “Marco” Jacobs was not just another anarchist in the south Wales activist scene, but was actually an undercover police officer. We made all the relevant political points about the matter in our statement at the time: “They come at us because we are strong”
Since then a number of activists are taking legal action against South Wales Police and the Metropolitan Police in an attempt to hold the system to account.
Since we first filed an application in court, both sets of Police lawyers have attempted to obstruct justice, giving a “Neither Confirm Nor Deny” defence of all aspects of Officer Jacobs (and all other undercover police) deployment.
On Wednesday 25th March we will be in the Royal Courts of Justice in London attempting to strike out this non-defence.
The night before we are in…
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