Paul Watson, Founder of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Arrested in Germany….

Captain Paul Watson, iconic environmentalist and founder of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, was arrested in Germany over the weekend on an extradition warrant issued by Costa Rica.

Howling For Justice fully supports Paul Watson and is calling for his release from German custody!!  Please sign and share the petition posted at the top of the blog.

Visit the Free Paul Watson Facebook Page

We are with you Captain Watson!!


From the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

May 13, 2012

Captain Paul Watson Arrested In Frankfurt, Germany on Warrant Issued by Costa Rica


May 14, 2012

Update on the Arrest of Captain Watson: Day 2 in Custody


Top Photo: Courtesy Free Paul Watson Facebook Page

Bottom Photo: Courtesy Wikimedia Commons

Posted in:  Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Tags: Captain Paul Watson,  Frankfurt Germany, Free Paul Watson, Environmentalist, Shark Finning, Costa Rica, Guatamala

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6 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. Don’t understand why Costa Rica would want Paul arrested. I thought Costa Rica is a pro-environment country.


  2. The stench of corruptions blows
    here–why in the Hell is Germany involved? God Bless Captain Watson!


    • My first thoughts were that it was a trumped-up charge paid for by someone who does not want him on the high seas.


  3. porue no lo liberan esa acusassion es falsa el es un luchar por el medio ambiente


  4. Signed. They’ll stop at nothing!


  5. Paul Watson is a wonderful man and has done so much for whales, seals and dolphins – I wonder if the Canadian government can block this extradition? Even Interpol isn’t interested:

    All 190 member countries making it clear that it would not publish a Red Notice seeking the arrest of Paul Franklin Watson because its Office of Legal Affairs was not satisfied that the request was in compliance with INTERPOL’s Constitution and Rules.


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