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Sex Offender Register is a Waste of Money

Sex Offender Register is a Waste of Money

Major criticism has recently been expressed with regard to the UK Sex Offender Register. Many senior police officers think it is a waste of time and money and nobody really believes it has ever prevented an offence from being committed. Only yesterday, a man was convicted of organising the distribution of child porn on Facebook.…

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Blair To Pay Blood Money

This site vehemently disagreed with the decision to go to war in Iraq. Tony Blair, acting as George Bush’s handbag, took the UK into the war for purely political reasons, seeking to emulate Thatcher’s war with Argentina and, presumably, intending to make from it similar political capital. Now, Blair has announced that he will give…

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UK houses worth Less… Disaster looming?

The latest survey by the Institute of Surveyors shows that house prices in the UK fell last month. Fears of a ‘double-dip’ recession are once again beginning to surface. The Opinion Site.org has made the point before that houses should be for living in; they are not a cash cow for greedy people looking to…

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Prisoners have the right to safety, whatever their crime

Prisoners have the right to safety, whatever their crime

Prison Officers at Grendon prison are cynically blaming budget cuts for the death of a sex offender this week. According to the warders, the cuts have ‘put pressure’ on the system. That cynicism is bad enough but it pales into insignificance when compared with the vitriol that was poured out on BBC Radio 5 live…

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Mellor complains about the police state he helped to create

David Mellor, the former Home Office minister was on BBC Radio 4 recently complaining about being quizzed by police at the airport from which he was flying on holiday. Well, welcome to the real world Mr. Mellor and to the police state that the UK now is and which you helped to create! I seem…

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