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Met police face legal action for 'kettling' of protest teenagers

Townsend, Mark
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2010/dec/26/metropolitan-police-lawsuit-student-protest

Publisher:  The Guardian
Date Written:  31/03/2010
Year Published:  2010  
Pages:  1pp  
Resource Type:  Article

Police in the UK are being sued for using violence against students during a tuition fees protest by three minors who suffered injuries. They claim they were falsely detained and denied medical assistance. Their lawyers believe the police violated the European convention on human rights.

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