Actress and activists charged over NZ protest

NEW Zealand actress Lucy Lawless and six other Greenpeace activists protesting against Arctic oil exploration have been arrested and charged with burglary relating to their alleged illegal boarding of the Shell-chartered drillship Noble Discoverer at Port Taranaki last Friday.

The Xena, Warrior Princess star and six other Greenpeace protestors illegally entered Port Taranaki on Friday morning and then boarded the Noble Discoverer, climbing to the top of the 56m-high derrick


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