Free speech is for morons, too


Slagging off Captain Tom should not be a criminal offence. But, according to this tinpot, toy-town tyrant: 'The prosecution does interfere with freedom of expression but it is a necessary interference.' Translation - watch what you say or we will ruin your life in a bloated and disproportionate act of legalistic virtue-signalling. Did Kelly deserve to receive opprobrium and condemnation from his fellow bed-wetters on Twitter? Well, who cares? But he certainly didn't deserve to have the long arm of the law smacking him around the place.

If we're to start convicting every person for being a bit of a prick, then we better start building more prisons.

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