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Proposed Law Targets Animal-Rights Activists

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Science  04 Feb 2005:
Vol. 307, Issue 5710, pp. 659
DOI: 10.1126/science.307.5710.659b

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A new law could send animal-rights activists in Britain to jail for up to 5 years if they cross the line between peaceful protest and harassment or intimidation.