Against the Background of the "yellow West"protests in France, was approved by the house tightened sanctions against alleged perpetrators of violence and Masked. According to the Paris national Assembly, the Senate, the so-called "Anti-rioters-law agreed on Wednesday night", with the demonstration bans much easier. The constitutional Council, a number of objections, including from the President of Emmanuel Macron.
The conservative Opposition-dominated Senate approved the amendment with a 210 to 115 votes, there were 18 abstentions. Deputies stressed that the law was directed primarily against the Violence of the so-called Black bloc and not against the "yellow vests". The Senate had brought about the tightening of laws already in October, before the start of the protests on the way.
the head of state Macron wants to come with his appeal before the constitutional Council critics in the ranks of the ruling party, who fear a restriction of civil rights. Under the new law, the prefect may issue without a judicial basis for the first time, demonstration bans against all those who "pose a particularly serious threat to public order".
In case of contravention, six months in jail and a fine of 7500 euros to threaten the protesters. Critics fear a muzzle for opponents of the government.More about
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The "Anti-rioters-law" also provides for a goddamn mask ban: Who veiled his face, partly or entirely, must reckon with a year in prison and 15,000 Euro fine. (AFP)