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May 24, 2013

Finally: Britain Cracks Down On Those Exploiting the System to Encourage Hate

Oh, you thought I meant the jihadi preachers on the dole?

No, I meant people making angry comments about the Woolrich butchers.

A 22-year-old man has been charged on suspicion of making malicious comments on Facebook following the murder of British soldier Lee Rigby.

Benjamin Flatters, from Lincoln, was arrested last night after complaints were made to Lincolnshire Police about comments made on Facebook, which were allegedly of a racist or anti-religious nature.

He was charged with an offence of malicious communications this afternoon in relation to the comments, a Lincolnshire Police spokesman said.

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A second man was visited by officers and warned about his activity on social media, the spokesman added.

Glad they're finally getting to the Root Causes of the problem.


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