Posts Tagged "police"

Video: Activist Grills Sussex Police About Protestor Rights

My video is out! Thanks to Fox for making it. Below is the official press release. A new Care2 film details the legal rights of protestors at UK demonstrations Care2’s Senior UK Campaigner, Beth Granter, interviewed Sussex Police about the rights of the public who want to peacefully demonstrate....

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Police at a protest

Questions for the PLO

I have an idea. I have organised demonstrations in the past couple of years – outside Parliament for better sex education, and in Brighton in solidarity with Russian LGBTQ people. Both of these went ahead without any trouble, but I was always unsure where I stood in terms of...

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Council apology for misunderstanding social media intelligence & inappropriate delivery of information by the police

Background: Police intimidation of queer anti-austerity activist in Brighton Morning Star: Police monitored LGBT activist Gay rights activist ‘intimidated’ by police over Pride bbq she knew nothing about Thank you to Penny Thompson, Chief Executive of Brighton & Hove City Council, for her straightforward apology for my experience with...

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Police intimidation of queer anti-austerity activist in Brighton

Summary Note: Just thought I’d let people know that if you invite me to anything on Facebook including gigs, picnics (or anything), or if you post any event in any Facebook group I’ve also posted in, the police will almost certainly be monitoring your event, and may even hold...

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