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Old Feb 16, 2007, 3:43 PM   #1
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I thought members may be interested in this new bill it could effect most of our outdoor photography.
A new House of Commons Bill proposes a ban on photography in public places, anyhow click on link, have a read and if you agree register your objection and mail this on to as many persons who you think my be interested.

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Old Feb 16, 2007, 10:52 PM   #2
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How would this new ban if inacted affect all the tourists that bring their cameras to take photos of all the wonderful things the UK has to offer? I guess they will just have to post a sign, "leave your cameras at home, no photos allowed" or something like that. I hope someone will bring this up before it is voted on. Tourist without cameras, I don't think so. It just goes to show you what kind of idiots we have running our countries. I keep waiting for one of our senators here to try banning cars because they kill too many people.

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Old Feb 16, 2007, 11:03 PM   #3
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This is happening in the UK?? Aren't you people under constant video surveillance anyway? I thought laws like this only existed in places like North Korea, or perhaps some tribal nations where they think a photograph steals your soul.
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Old Feb 18, 2007, 10:43 PM   #4
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How does a government envisionimplementing legislation that makes every tourist and a fair proportion of its own citizenscriminals. I followed your link but found no details of the proposed legislation. Tried a google search and again could not find anything, beyond other links to the petition. Do you have anything ?
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