Sea Shepherd Conservation Society en Judge allows 'Whale Wars' to continue <p>A federal judge in Seattle Thursday refused a request for protection made by Japanese whalers. The whalers were hoping to put a stop to almost daily harassment by an aggressive anti-whaling group based in western Washington.</p><p>U.S. federal district court judge Richard Jones did not give a reason for denying the request for a preliminary injunction. It would have prevented the<a href=""> Sea Shepherd Conservation Society</a> from interfering with the Japanese whaling fleet.</p><p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 17:37:26 +0000 Tom Banse 4189 at Judge allows 'Whale Wars' to continue