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Christian protesters charged by police over displaying graphic anti-abortion banner

Posted By admin On July 15, 2012 @ 2:47 am In 1 | Comments Disabled

David Barrett
London Telegraph [1]
Sunday, July 15, 2012

Two anti-abortion campaigners are facing criminal prosecution for displaying graphic images of an aborted foetus during a street protest.

Andy Stephenson and Kathryn Sloane will stand trial in what their supporters say will be a landmark case concerning freedom of expression.

The pair were arrested in June last year outside Wistons abortion clinic in Brighton, after they refused to take down a 7ft by 5ft illustrated banner.

They will appear before magistrates in September after the Crown Prosecution Service authorised charges against them.

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