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Police use of kettling 'unlawful'

Issue No. 2248

The high court ruled last week that the police tactic of “kettling” was unlawful during the G20 demonstrations.

Two activists won a case of unlawful imprisonment.

This could mean that thousands of people can now appeal any convictions from the day.


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Tue 19 Apr 2011, 17:53 BST
Issue No. 2248
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