Some people say you should go to jail for opposing Brexit
More than 70 people in Birmingham and Solihull say it should be an act of treason to oppose leaving the European Union.
And another 60 people in the Black Country say opposing Brexit should be a crime.
They are among 4,000 people nationwide to sign a petition demanding people who support staying in the EU keep quiet following the referendum decision to leave - or face the threat of jail.
It was set up by a Conservative councillor, who has now been suspended by his local party.
While the petition is - probably - not entirely serious, it has provoked a strong reaction, with Liberal Democrats... read more
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