Incitement in UK Law
Books & Journal Articles
Incitement to Religious Hatred: All Talk and No Substance?
The Racial and Religious Hatred Act 2006 has a frenetic history. It is the culmination of six attempts in Parliament in the last twelve years to make incitement to religious hatred unlawful.1 Each ...
An Impossible Reappearance
...... 777 AN IMPOSSIBLE REAPPEARANCE IN its report on Attempts and Impossibility in relation to Attempt, Conspiracy and Incitement,’ the Law Commission deliberately refrained from proposing any alterations to the common law on incitement to commit an ......
...... Sir, As the mover of the original motion in the London County Council calling for legislation to make incitement to violence by the advocacy of racial discrimination and hatred an offence (although not responsible for the ......
Truth on Trial: Law, Memory and Freedom of Expression in Europe
...... It is further argued that generic incitement laws are better equipped in dealing with extreme speech, as they can facilitate a more ......
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Law Firm Commentaries
German Federal Minister Of Justice Introduces New Bill Against Criminal Content On Social Networks
...... 86a (Using symbols of unconstitutional organisations) Section 90 (Defamation of the President of the Federation) Section 111 (Public incitement to crime) Section 126 (Breach of the public peace by threatening to commit offences) Section 130 (Incitement to hatred) Section 140 (Rewarding ......
Who Regulates The TV You Watch And Might Brexit Change The Channel?
...... recent cases, RTR Planeta, a Russian-language channel operating from Sweden, was temporarily suspended from broadcasting in Lithuania for incitement to hatred. In short, this means that (a) if a media service provider is regulated in one Member State, all other Member States have to allow ......
Government publishes Legislation Programme for Autumn 2020
The Government has published its legislation programme for Autumn 2020. The programme includes: 30 priority Bills; 50 Bills that are expected to undergo pre-legislative scrutiny; 87 Bills where pre.........Hate Crime and Hate Speech Bill – This Bill will repeal the Prohibition of Incitement to Hatred Act 1989, to provide for new and aggravated offences and a new offence of incitement. Last year, the government opened a public ......
Lord Young's Recommendations On Health & Safety Law Reform Expected This Month
......Rather than enabling access to justice, Lord Young's view is that the advertising of such fee arrangements is an incitement to litigate. It is likely that the report will recommend the implementation of reforms to curb speculative litigation already proposed by Lord ......
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