Proposal for ‘Code for the Policing of Protest’ is Netpol’s Charter in all but name

1 July 2021 — NetPol

BLM-ProtestProtester at a Black Lives Matter protest in London in 2020. Photo: Shutterstock

An Inquiry report published today by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Democracy and the Constitution has endorsed the demand – by local and national organisations and tens of thousands of members of the public who have supported Netpol’s Charter for Freedom of Assembly Rights – for clear guidelines on the way protests are policing.

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