Erwin is released from jail as the ICR’s injunction is denied in U.S. District Court
Sea Shepherd Cove Guardian Volunteer, Erwin VermeulenSea Shepherd Cove Guardian Volunteer,
Erwin Vermeulen”It is a victory for Sea Shepherd, for environmentalists; It’s a victory for the whales.” -Charles Moure, Harris & Moure Law Firm
February 16 was a lively day in court for Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. In Wakayama, Japan, closing arguments were presented in the case of Cove Guardian Erwin Vermeulen, while in Seattle the Institute for Cetacean Research presented their preliminary injunction in the case of the ICR vs. Sea Shepherd.