Powers of public authorities to enter private homes

There are very many powers which allow public bodies to enter private dwellings without the consent of the owners. such powers need to be examined and curtailed

Why is this idea important?

There are very many powers which allow public bodies to enter private dwellings without the consent of the owners. such powers need to be examined and curtailed

Decriminalise Cannabis along the same lines as the Netherlands

The arguments are well worn, but to me it boils down to:

Cannabis is not so harmful, that it is reasonable to impose the kind of legal penalties on it that currently exist in the UK

The BBC summarise the key points here ( http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/693257.stm )

Why is this idea important?

The arguments are well worn, but to me it boils down to:

Cannabis is not so harmful, that it is reasonable to impose the kind of legal penalties on it that currently exist in the UK

The BBC summarise the key points here ( http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/693257.stm )

Any laws which allow prisoners to sue the state for conditions

It doesn't happen alot but why should we compensate criminals who get a bad back because of the matress they sleep on IN JAIL!? I expect its the human rights act which allows this

Why is this idea important?

It doesn't happen alot but why should we compensate criminals who get a bad back because of the matress they sleep on IN JAIL!? I expect its the human rights act which allows this

EU arrest warrent.

This law should be repealed immediatly as it allows the EU's members to have people arrested with out the necessity to prove anything in court. This law has meant that innicent people have been removed to other EU countried for trial or inprisonment after a trial in absentia. This is hardly a fair or reasonable law.

Why is this idea important?

This law should be repealed immediatly as it allows the EU's members to have people arrested with out the necessity to prove anything in court. This law has meant that innicent people have been removed to other EU countried for trial or inprisonment after a trial in absentia. This is hardly a fair or reasonable law.

Repeal Section 44 (Terrorism Act 2000)

Section 44 of the Terrorism Act 2000 gives wide-ranging stop-and-search powers to the Police without requiring prior reason, these are used frequently to stop photographers, campers, members of parliament, cricketers and BBC staff from undertaking their normal day-to-day activities:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terrorism_Act_2000#Section_44_powers_.28stop_and_search.29
 

Why is this idea important?

Section 44 of the Terrorism Act 2000 gives wide-ranging stop-and-search powers to the Police without requiring prior reason, these are used frequently to stop photographers, campers, members of parliament, cricketers and BBC staff from undertaking their normal day-to-day activities:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terrorism_Act_2000#Section_44_powers_.28stop_and_search.29