Category Archives: Control orders

>Liberal Democrats win some arguments on Counter Terrorism, but fight must go on

>There are times when I really wish we were in Government on our own. Then we could simply reduce the pre charge detention time to the matter of hours, or certainly less than a week, that it is across Europe. … Continue reading

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>Are Control Orders about to be scrapped?

>The Guardian is reporting that the Cabinet has agreed plans to scrap the appalling system of Control Orders, which restrict the movements and communications of terrorist suspects. I hope that this is true. It’s not long since it was being … Continue reading

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