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Arresting Protestors.

Re: Arresting Protestors.

Postby atticus » Wed Feb 08, 2017 9:48 pm

I think shooter is talking about the taser that was unplugged.
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Re: Arresting Protestors.

Postby Hairyloon » Wed Feb 08, 2017 9:53 pm

Ah yes. Thank you. Am a bit slow tonight.
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Re: Arresting Protestors.

Postby Hairyloon » Wed Feb 08, 2017 11:14 pm

The fight for Sheffield’s trees has its roots in a £2bn private finance initiative (PFI) deal signed by the Labour-run council in 2012. The contractor Amey is tasked with maintaining the city’s 36,000 roadside trees as part of a road maintenance agreement.

The council has repeatedly refused demands from residents – including Clegg – to disclose an unredacted version of its contract with Amey.

Now the Guardian has learned that several of the city’s most senior councillors – including the council leader, Julie Dore – have not seen the unredacted contract despite publicly defending it.


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Re: Arresting Protestors.

Postby shootist » Thu Feb 09, 2017 12:11 am

So far I have read nothing that would be a surprise coming from any council.
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Re: Arresting Protestors.

Postby Hairyloon » Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:31 am

shootist wrote:So far I have read nothing that would be a surprise coming from any council.

I am surprised about the novel usage of the legislation.
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Re: Arresting Protestors.

Postby atticus » Thu Feb 09, 2017 9:02 am

Has it not been used before in this way?
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Re: Arresting Protestors.

Postby shootist » Thu Feb 09, 2017 12:29 pm

Hairyloon wrote:
shootist wrote:So far I have read nothing that would be a surprise coming from any council.

I am surprised about the novel usage of the legislation.


Not really. There are a lot of police so statistically one of them is bound to read a law book sooner or later and actually understand what is said in it.
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