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Will the 2021 Police Bill Drastically Dilute the Human Rights Act as We Know It?

The newly proposed UK Police Bill — The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill (the Police Bill) — intends to make substantial changes to police powers, particularly around shutting down and controlling protests, which are considered the mainstay of democracy and freedom of speech in the UK and democratic states worldwide.  Freedom of expression, as ...

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