The Christian Institute - Extremism Disruption Orders News http://www.christian.org.uk/news/extremism/extremism-disruption-orders The latest extremism disruption orders news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:31:14 +0000 Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:31:14 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) 'Terrorists win if laws beat down the rights we hold dear' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/terrorists-win-laws-beat-rights-hold-dear/ Fundamental liberties such as free speech must not be trampled on in the fight for national security, the terrorism watchdog has warned.

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Mon, 30 Oct 2017 08:40:42 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/terrorists-win-laws-beat-rights-hold-dear/
Queen's Speech confirms Govt pushing ahead on 'all forms of extremism' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/queens-speech-confirms-govt-pushing-ahead-forms-extremism/ Plans for a Counter-Extremism Commission have been announced in the Queen’s Speech, but free speech campaigners called for the Government to pause its plans and consult widely.

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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:37:20 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/queens-speech-confirms-govt-pushing-ahead-forms-extremism/
'Catch-all extremism policy is waste of time', says former Cabinet MP http://www.christian.org.uk/news/catch-extremism-policy-waste-time-says-former-cabinet-mp/ A former Cabinet Minister has called for the Government to ‘reset’ its extremism policy, after concerns were raised by the Archbishop of Canterbury.

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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:29:31 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/catch-extremism-policy-waste-time-says-former-cabinet-mp/
Anti-extremism plans 'dangerous and alarming' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/anti-extremism-plans-dangerous-alarming/ David Anderson QC, the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation, has said in his six years in the job, “the single document that has alarmed me most” was a 2015 version of the Government’s counter-extremism proposals.

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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 17:00:53 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/anti-extremism-plans-dangerous-alarming/
Theresa May 'to push ahead on extremism plans' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/theresa-may-to-push-ahead-on-extremism-plans/ Prime Minister Theresa May will continue with plans to combat non-violent extremists, The Times newspaper has reported.

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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:23:10 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/theresa-may-to-push-ahead-on-extremism-plans/
'Choudary ruling shows new extremism laws not needed' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/choudary-ruling-shows-new-extremism-laws-not-needed/ The conviction of Anjem Choudary shows that new counter-extremism powers are unnecessary, free speech campaigners have said.

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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 11:27:02 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/choudary-ruling-shows-new-extremism-laws-not-needed/
Govt extremism plans slammed by MPs and Peers http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-extremism-plans-slammed-by-mps-and-peers-2/ Religious conservatives could be indiscriminately penalised by the Government’s counter-extremism laws, MPs and Peers have warned.

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:42:03 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-extremism-plans-slammed-by-mps-and-peers-2/
'We're all still in the dark on Govt extremism plans' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/were-all-still-in-the-dark-on-govt-extremism-plans/ A leading Parliamentary committee is “none the wiser” about Government efforts to crack down on extremism, after a Home Office minister appeared in front of MPs and Peers.

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Mon, 04 Jul 2016 14:02:18 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/were-all-still-in-the-dark-on-govt-extremism-plans/
Watch: 'Christians could be targeted by extremism law' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/watch-christians-could-be-targeted-by-extremism-law/ The Christian Institute has warned that believers could be targeted by extremism legislation because crucial terms have ‘lost their ordinary meaning’.

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Mon, 09 May 2016 14:40:02 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/watch-christians-could-be-targeted-by-extremism-law/
Extremism Bill 'to be in upcoming Queen's Speech' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/extremism-bill-to-be-in-upcoming-queens-speech/ A new Bill aimed at curbing ‘extremism’ is set to be unveiled in the Queen’s Speech.

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Tue, 03 May 2016 16:00:45 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/extremism-bill-to-be-in-upcoming-queens-speech/
'Govt must note Blair years' failings in tackling extremism' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-must-note-blair-years-failings-in-tackling-extremism/ The Government should pay attention to the failings of previous administrations in tackling extremism, a BBC Home Affairs Correspondent has said.

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Mon, 05 Oct 2015 16:27:00 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/govt-must-note-blair-years-failings-in-tackling-extremism/
Con Home website: 'MPs must scrutinise EDOs' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/con-home-website-mps-must-scrutinise-edos/ The Editor of an influential Conservative website has urged MPs and Peers to look “very critically” at plans for controversial Extremism Disruption Orders (EDOs).

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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:47:29 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/con-home-website-mps-must-scrutinise-edos/
'Dangerous' EDOs outlined in Queen's Speech http://www.christian.org.uk/news/dangerous-edos-outlined-in-queens-speech/ This year’s Queen’s speech included plans to ‘tackle extremism’ which critics have warned could be used to “clamp down on legitimate expressions of dissent”.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 15:15:36 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/dangerous-edos-outlined-in-queens-speech/
Chorus of critics grows for May's anti-extremist plans http://www.christian.org.uk/news/chorus-of-critics-grows-for-mays-anti-extremist-plans/ The breadth of opposition to Home Secretary Theresa May’s anti-extremist measures is growing.

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:05:32 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/chorus-of-critics-grows-for-mays-anti-extremist-plans/
Colin Hart: 'Anti-extremist' measures are 'gagging orders' http://www.christian.org.uk/news/colin-hart-anti-extremist-measures-are-gagging-orders/ The Home Secretary’s anti-extremist measures look like a “gagging order”, The Christian Institute’s Director has warned.

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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:53:43 +0000 http://www.christian.org.uk/news/colin-hart-anti-extremist-measures-are-gagging-orders/