Free expression or permitted opinion: that is the choice – the conviction of Jez Turner

By Robert Henderson

Update: An expanded version of Robert Henderson’s article can be found here.

180515 jezWrite to Jez Turner at the following address:

Jeremy Bedford-Turner
A5544EE
HMP Wandsworth
Heathfield Road
London SW18 3HU

Yesterday Jeremy Bedford-Turner known as Jez Turner was convicted at Southwark Crown Court in London of inciting racial hatred during a speech he gave in 2015 outside Downing Street . In this speech he attacked Jewish influence, most particularly, the Met Police’s support for and enablement of a Jewish security organisation known as the Shomrim . He was sentenced to 12 months, six of which will be served in prison and the rest on licence.

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