Concern Right to Farm laws could be used for crack down on peaceful protests

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
September 30 2019 - 7:30pm
BROAD BILL: There is concern the laws will prevent other forms of peaceful protesting. Photo: Max Mason-Hubers

ACTIVIST groups are concerned the new laws that aim to stop farm invaders will be used to crack down on other peaceful protests, such as union strikes and anti-mining rallies, because of the bill's broad wording.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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