Tuesday, 7 September 2010

Is this police man a terrorist?

This Post relates to the video at the bottom. If you can't watch the video it won't make much sense.

Is this man a terrorist?

He probably spends his days telling people what to do & maybe some of it using the word "terrorrist". But what is a terrorist?
Well according to the Terrorism Act 2000 is says this:
In this Act “terrorism” means the use or threat of action where:
(a)the action falls within subsection (2),
(b)the use or threat is designed to influence the government or to intimidate the public or a section of the public, and

(c)the use or threat is made for the purpose of advancing a political, religious or ideological cause.
(2)Action falls within this subsection if it—
(a)involves serious violence against a person,
(b)involves serious damage to property
(c)endangers a person’s life, other than that of the person committing the action,
(d)creates a serious risk to the health or safety of the public or a section of the public, or
(e)is designed seriously to interfere with or seriously to disrupt an electronic system.




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