Throw your freedom of speech on the barbie

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http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=CNG.7da929b60d93d912325df4a2c96e2701.831&show_article=1

 

step one:

Australians may have a love of plain speaking but new laws are set to curtail some of their more colourful language with police issuing on-the-spot fines for obnoxious swearing.

The country’s second most populous state Victoria is due to approve new legislation this week under which police will be able to slap fines of up to Aus$240 (US$257) on people using offensive words or phrases.

step two:

arbitrarily expand the definition of offensive.

 

The Canadian version

 

 

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