Thursday, December 22, 2011

ASBO for anti-war campaigner

Police apply to courts for an anti-social behaviour order (ASBO) on anti-war protester. The papers say that the terms of the order sought are as follows:


The defendant must not:
Enter or be in the City of Westminster except while passing through as a passenger on the London Underground.
Carry with you or be in possession of any can of spray paint, tin of paint, marker pen, chalk or charcoal in anyplace outside the city of Oxford.
Carry with you of be in possession of bolt croppers in any place outside the city of Oxford.
For a period of 10 years. Cops intend to serve the ASBO after Xmas. What happened to Freedom of speech?
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