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Media Statement- Protect Protest

12 April 2024 A requirement to obtain a permit to hold a protest, rally or public assembly undermines human rights, suppresses political expression, they’re discriminatory and are fundamentally incompatible with the core principles of democracy. Protest permits are completely antithetical to the very nature and purpose of protests. Melbourne Activist Legal Support urges the Victorian…

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The Case Against Protest Permits in Victoria

We outline eight key reasons why protest permits should never be introduced in Victoria.

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