Conservative councillor says EU support should be treason
A Conservative councillor in Surrey, Christian Holliday, has launched a petition calling for support of UK membership of the European Union to be declared treason.
The petition was added to the UK government and Parliament websites on 15 October.
If it attracts 100,000 signatures, Parliament will be asked to consider for debate that the "Treason Felony Act be amended to include the following offences:
"To imagine, devise, promote, work, or encourage others, to support [the] UK becoming a member of the European Union. "To conspire with foreign powers to make the UK, or part of... read more
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