Insult or photograph a copper: 30,000€ fine

The new “Law for citizen safety” (currently under debate) is suggesting a fine of up to 30,000€ (minimum: 1001€) for “shouting, insulting or behaving aggressively” towards a copper during a manifestation. Other hardcore, move along good citizen nothing to see here suggestions are fines of between 30,000€ and 600,000€ for taking or distributing photos identifying a police officer in the course of their duties. Ouch. Which makes me think: there is currently a big fuss Continue reading Insult or photograph a copper: 30,000€ fine