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Two years in jail… for graffiti!

On my way to work on Friday, passing Southwark Crown Court, I saw a group of people protesting outside. I always love people protesting about something instead of just complaining or watching TV, so stopped to ask what it was about. They said that a friend of theirs had been convicted of graffiti and sentenced to two years in jail. I couldn’t believe it: two years, for some graffiti? Now, as this disgustingly biased article makes clear, the graffiti was widespread, and carried out over a period of years, by… Read More